Don’t Be Afraid to Re-Cap & Re-Purpose

This week following our user survey we share highlights of the best tips and tricks from our blog and newsletters.

You asked for ideas and inspiration and here they are.

Nick Kellet Nick Kellet
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Suggestions for List Ideas & Tips for Creating Collaborative & Crowdsourced Content

Apr 15, 2014 - - 36
List Ideas: Playlists - 8 Ideas to Collect, Organize & Embed Video

Video enables us to deliver a message, or entertain, in an engaging manner. As the volume of available video content skyrockets, so does the challenge of finding engaging video content to share on any given topic.

Apr 15, 2014 - - 37
List Ideas: Blog Post Series - 21 Reasons Blog Post Series Rock

Our life is becoming serialized. Series simplify our choice to consume content. We've learned from repetition that " series trump movies ". There are many parallels between serial/episodic content and blog post series.

Apr 15, 2014 - - 32
List Ideas: Alternatives - A powerful search term

What Alternatives Your Customers Searching for?

Apr 15, 2014 - - 33
List Ideas: Twitter Lists - Making your lists crowdsourceable & embeddable

Have you learned how to get more value from your Twitter Lists?

Apr 15, 2014 - - 35
List Ideas: Pop Culture Meets Local Content

Here's a 3 part series on the why, how and what of local content. The lessons learned here can be applied to other types of lists.

Apr 15, 2014 - - 39
List Ideas: Crowdsourcing Blogrolls : Simple but effective collaboration

Finding the best blogs with the of friends & strangers is fun. The only people who help will be people who share your passion for a given topic.

Apr 16, 2014 - - 35
List Ideas: Contests - Amplifying Your Exposure and Building Engagment

There is a fine art to running the perfect contest. Discover how Edublogs saw 800% amplification from contests on Listly

Apr 16, 2014 - - 41
List Ideas: Tracking Guest Posts & Citations

Tracking and sharing all your guest posts is made much easier with Listly.

Tracking your citations is a similar challenge that Listly makes easy.

Apr 15, 2014 - - 41
List Ideas: Before, During & After. Getting more from Conferences with Listly

10 Strategies to Maximize Event Participation.

Apr 15, 2014 - - 39
List Ideas: FAQs, FUQs & FROs

Are you asking & answering enough questions?

Apr 15, 2014 - - 33
Tips: What Makes a Great List?

A great question. Read on to find the answer.

Apr 15, 2014 - - 34
Tips: Getting Started Guide

Here's a deck on why lists, contrasting Listly to traditional HTML lists. Reminder that Listly is a tool, the Swiss Army Knife of Content Marketing

Apr 15, 2014 - - 41
Tips: Findability - +1 Million Views

8 Reasons Listly is great for Search Engines & generating organic traffic?

Apr 15, 2014 - - 42
Tips: Google Authorship - Add Yourself as a Contributor to Listly via Google+

Getting your avatar to appear in Google search results means more people will discover your lists. Follow these simple steps.

Apr 15, 2014 - - 37
Tips: The Psychology of Lists

Why do people read, share and contribute to lists?

Apr 15, 2014 - - 37
Tips: Collaboration - Why it's hard and how to succeed.

21 Hidden Rules of Content Collaboration & Crowdsourcing. Learn how to play the collaboration game.

Apr 15, 2014 - - 42
Tips: Shared Content Ownership

Learn how Christian Piatt sought to curate a list of the best Christian Blogs & got over 250+ nominations, 30k views & thousands of votes in matter of days.

Apr 15, 2014 - - 39
Tips: Living lists (not HTML zombies)

Have your explored the value of keeping your content ever changing? Did you know your community can help?

Apr 15, 2014 - - 42
Tips: Content Audit - Slides vs Lists vs Video etc

We audited 130 blogs & 3500 posts. Learn about content mix and the power of embedded content

Apr 15, 2014 - - 34
Tips: Tools vs Apps

How many apps to you use? Have you lost the power of tools?

Apr 15, 2014 - - 35
Tips: Lurkers & Crowdsourcing : Getting People to Participate

Lurkers ∩ (intersect) Crowdsourcers. Is there an intersection? If not why not? And how? Let me first introduce the two terms for the sake of clarity. Who are : Someone who observes and consumes but does not contribute.

Apr 15, 2014 - - 34
Tips: Humans & Collecting Together

I had the pleasure of being a guest on Pamela Muldoon's podcast. A fast paced 57 minute interview into the thinking behind lists and

When you are growing fast it’s easy to forget that new customers won’t have read your old content.

We’re all busy and overloaded, so there is huge value for you and for your audience in recapping and curating your best content.

Rereading your old content reminds you of what you have already created and can also highlight areas you can improve and also potential gaps.

Sometimes it highlights content that you need to remove or replace.

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NIck Kellet (130 Posts)

Nick’s ventures range from a visual segmentation tool sold to SAP, to an award winning board game. Today, Nick is co-founder of Listly, raising the profile of lists to be on par with Slideshare & YouTube.