There is a lot of content on the world wide web. After that initial click on a search engine, you are bombarded with news, articles, blogs, images and videos on your chosen topic. You get overwhelmed, as do others, and you begin to sort through all that content to find the best of the best. You become a curator, even if you do not share the content you are still going through the pile with a certain goal in mind.
Content curation isn’t anything new. The collection and sharing of information between people has been going on for years. What is new, is the acknowledgment that there is more to curation than simply saying “here’s a link, go read it.” We’ve provided you with five steps to becoming a leader in content curation.