Find & Share Awesome Content with Very Little Time
Creating, finding and sharing content is like wading through the sand on the beach. Sometimes, you’ll get lucky and find that a storm has washed tons of shells onto the beach. Most of the time, you have to walk miles to find any shells worth keeping. In this case, the shells are pieces of content. Save yourself time and money by utilizing these free resources to find and share the best content.
Buffer App handles dozens of twitter media accounts at once. You can schedule tweets, posts and other content ahead of time. It also has analytics and integrates with tons of apps that enable you to share through your buffer account from anywhere. It also possesses buffer analytics, which identifies your most successful posts and the best time for posting. By using Buffer once or a few times a week, you can have content scheduled to post even when you are doing all the other million things for your business.
Feedly is a reader that connects you with relevant content from around the web. It “bubbles” up the the most popular content from RSS feeds or blogs you subscribe. This assists Feedly users find the hottest news in their market quickly. The different Feedly apps also enables you to find and share content from your phone, kindle and other devices directly to your social media accounts or through buffer. You will even discover new sources with recommended feeds to follow. This provides you with a way to easily access content fast and change the platform to suit your tastes.
Commun.it embraces all things Twitter. It identifies your best influencers, supporters and engaged members. You can use this information to keep abreast of your Twitter happenings and make decisions on what content to share and who to engage with. It even integrates with Buffer to easily schedule retweets and comments for later. Commun.it also assists in marketing by monitoring your engagement history, retweets and brand mentions on Twitter and with monitoring specific phrases or keywords to identify new potential clients, customers or conversations you should be engaging in.
Showyou literally compiles the best videos of the day and ties them in a neat little package for you. It also will comb your connections and social media friends for new videos. You just have to choose your favorites. You are then able to share those you feel would be relevant to your audience on twitter or Facebook.
Flipboard is like magazine style Showyou, but for news articles instead of video. It connects you with news articles and posts from your social stream from people you follow or are connected with for great online content. You can search for content using keywords, hashtags and sites. It also lets you collect and save favorite items to Flipboard for others to find. You can also comment right in the app, share on your social profiles or save for later.
Time-saving applications, like those above, are valuable tools for your business. It enables you to spend less time finding and sharing. Instead, you can reap the benefits of social media. What free, time saving applications do you utilize in finding and sharing content?