Content Is No Longer King: Curation Is King http://bit.ly/bEExRk Parallels some of my own long term thinking.
I’ve long thought that curation is becoming at least as important as the content. If content that’s perfect for my interests exists but I can’t find it that’s no help to me, or the creator. How we
Then, the web came along and blew that up. Kaboom! Now content has gone from being scarce to being ubiquitous. Bloggers make content. Flickr photographers make content. Facebook posts are content. Tumblr publishers make content. Content isn’t King because it isn’t scarce. It’s everywhere, it’s overwhelming, and it’s gone from quality to noise.