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Facebook will soon let you explain why you hide posts from your News Feed

In an attempt to make the Facebook News Feed even more relevant to users, soon Facebook will allow you to selected a reason of why you are hiding a post from your News Feed.

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Tumblr Tuesday will soon will be Tumblr everyday

Every Tuesday of every week, since 2009, Tumblr has spotlighted a few blogs in a staff post as part of “Tumblr Tuesdays”. The point of Tumblr Tuesdays is to bring recognition to bloggers on the social blogging platform and highlight the interesting, fun and exciting blogs.

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Social Curation is in high demand

A great article I previously highlighted defines curation as a person, or a group of people, engaged in choosing and presenting a collection of things related to a specific topic and context.  On the other hand, aggregation employs software (algorithms) and machines (servers) to assemble a collection of things related to a specific topic and context.

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Content Curation

Here is a great article I wanted to share. It’s about curating the web (something I am heavily into and an advocate for). The article written by Tom Foremski basically explains in layman’s terms what content curation is and the difference between aggregation and human curation.

I define curation as a person, or a group of people, engaged in choosing and presenting a collection of things related to a specific topic and context.

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