July 28, 2017

Introducing a Breakthrough Curation Tool for Journalist

I have been curating news for over 12 years now, and came up with the idea of curation back in 2003, 2004, while developing our multi-tab browser solution. Back in 2001, before Chrome, Firefox and even before Internet Explorer had tabs, we released a multi-tab browser that allowed users to curate and manage access to hundreds of web destinations with ease. The curated information was on the user’s computer, so the thought from the beginning was, how do you share this information with others?

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June 16, 2016

Instant Access to all your research with KBucket!

By Karan Tags: ,

As a social media marketer or a start-up entrepreneur, content curation may be a key strategy that allows you to re-purpose previously written content to share with your audience. It is extremely useful when you have only so much time to create fresh, long-form content from scratch. Curation tells your audience that you’re willing to take a broader view of topics and stay on the pulse of industry trends.

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June 15, 2016

If a Machine Does it, It’s Not Curation

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Curation serves an important purpose in brand marketing. It tells your audience that you’re not only interested in promoting your brand, but care about sharing useful information with them. After all, brands aspire to share content of relevance and meaningful value to their audience, regardless of whether they’ve created it themselves or sourced it from a third-party.

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June 6, 2016

Stop wasting time! Get KBrowser today.

By Karan Tags: , ,

Studies show that the average information worker spends 2 hours a week looking for information which costs companies and individuals millions of dollars in productivity.  Organizing access to information will solve this problem.  KBrowser allows you to manage your context and work more efficiently.

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March 31, 2015

Dynamic Curated Lists – A more Powerful Way to Establish your Brand

By Karan Tags: , ,

The fact is we are always in research mode.  Every day we receive tens of emails, go online to LinkedIn, Facebook and visit various news and information sites to stay informed. During all these activities we find gems.  Articles and insights that we like, re-tweet and share in various fashions to inform our social groups.

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January 28, 2015

Story vs History

By Karan Tags: , , ,

Not all curation tools are the same. Some are built to tell a story, and some are built to record history. Our KBucket solution is built to record history. In this post, I’d like to explore the difference between these two forms of communication, point you to curation tools that serve each market, and share some ideas on content marketing using KBucket.

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September 24, 2014

Why Curation is a good strategy for small publishers

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KBucket page for an example. [ad name=”LTB ATF”]]]>

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September 22, 2014

Curation Monetization

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A KBucket page is highly targeted directory of links creating premium value for targeted ads A KBucket page invites transactions with related topics and tags resulting in more pageviews Exploring and optimizing monetization is a focus of this blog.   I will not only analyze the RPM (See Knowledge base for Advertising definitions) but also explore various inbound traffic methods to boost revenue. [ad name=”LTB ATF”]]]>

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December 17, 2011

News Consumption & User Behavior – Tips for Content Curators

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< ![CDATA[ A study by “The online Journalism Review” and the other by “Pew Research” investigate how users interact with news online and make the case for News curation.  I will share excerpts of each study and then share my insight on how this relates to our curation tools.

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