Content Curation Gets the Story When Journalists Are Not There

In 2012, effective content curation might be more important than having a sea of reporters on the scene. In some cases, as with reporting on what is happening in Syria, where reporters are barred by the government, the only way to get reliable reporting is to rely on content curation. 

One doesn’t have to agree that “content curation is the future of journalism” to recognize that there are times and places where content curation is content creation, despite the notion that content curation and content creation are opposites.

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