Discover New Content Using These Web Tools
One of the most difficult parts of being a digital marketer is finding content to share with your audience. Thankfully, there are several free websites out there that can help you discover new content to share. Here are seven places to check out now!
Most marketers are already aware of Klout for its unique social media ranking system and free perks. You may not be aware, however, that they recently unveiled a new feature that helps you discover and share content with your audience. Klout lists articles you might be interested in (based on your profile) and allows you to schedule when to share the articles with your followers.
Swayy helps you find content based on keywords that you follow. What’s great about this website is that it makes it easy to credit the original author and attach hashtags to target a new audience. Swayy learns from your activity and can find more interesting content for you the more you use it.
Don’t have the time to surf the web for content? Get it sent directly to your inbox through ContentGems. As their site says, “It’s like having a team of savvy spider monkeys searching the web for the best shareable content.”
Brought to you by Livefyre, Storify allows you to create stories from content found across the web without having to open up a new window. You can also pull content from Flickr, Twitter, and Instagram! Storify also makes is easy to embed content into your own blog posts or website content.
Scoop.it is another website that shows you content based on your keyword. Then, you can add your own voice and share it with your audience.
Do you like lists? Do you love to blog? Then Listly is perfect for you! It’s a great way to build collaborative lists to keep tabs on the topics you care about most. You can also subscribe to other people’s lists and add your favorite sources.
Similar to Google Reader, Feedly allows you to monitor several news sources and see the articles in one convenient place. It’s great for finding trending topics and stories to share, and the interface is simple, so you won’t get distracted from doing your work.