August 17, 2017

Everything you need to know for a successful backlink strategy!

Backlinks are a strong indicator of popularity for search engines. In order to rank for the top 10 searches (SERP) on google, you need a well crafted backlink strategy. Depending on the keyword you want to rank for, you will need anywhere between 15 to over a hundred backlinks, per post. To get that many …

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August 15, 2017

Curate your Links to Improve your Productivity!

A recent study by Infodesk shows that poorly curated and hard to find content is costing you valuable time! Even the most conservative estimates suggest that the average information user spends a minimum of two hours per week looking for information. So, stop searching and start organizing. You will be a lot more productive if …

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August 10, 2017

Get Significant SEO Boost with KBucket Structured Data!

By Karan Bavandi Tags: , , ,

One way to boost your SEO is to make it easier for search engines to crawl your website. Back in 2009, Google introduced “Rich Snippets”, in order to make it easier for search engines to organize and classify information.  Here is a direct quote from the “Markup your content Items” page on Google’s website

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August 1, 2017

Curation Study: How to get 2 visitors for every link you share!

Content Curation simply defined is when you organize highly relevant content from the Internet along with your own content. Content Curation is now outpacing Content Creation.  In this excellent article “Why Sharing Other People’s Content is Essential to your Own Success”, Aaron Orendorff says:

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July 30, 2017

Introducing a Breakthrough News Curation Tool for Journalist

By Karan Bavandi Tags: , , ,

This is the story and inspiration behind our news curation tool. We started working on ways to curate and share information back in 2001. Before browsers had tabs, we released a multi-tab browser called “optimal Desktop” that allowed users to curate and manage access to hundreds of web destinations with ease. The curated information was …

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July 17, 2017

News Consumption & User Behavior – Tips for Content Curators

Two studies, one by “The online Journalism Review” and the other by “Pew Research” investigate how users interact with news online. We want to investigate how these findings make the case for news curation, and how news curators can benefit from these findings.

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May 22, 2017

Why Curation is a good strategy for small publishers

By Karan Bavandi Tags: , , , , ,

How do you compete with big brand publishers.  Brands like NYTimes, Huffington Post or Daily Kos, with staff or network of writers able to generate new content on a continuous basis creating engagement and online ad revenue.

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April 19, 2017

Is filtering Curation?

By Karan Bavandi Tags:

Many aggregation tools are categorized as curation tools.  But is filtering curation? Curation is a hot and emerging topic and there are new products introduced almost weekly that try to tackle the challenge of curation.

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