We just dropped a big new feature for the Curation Suite Listening Engine– Trending Automated RSS Feeds.
Now you can create custom trending RSS feeds with any search in your Listening Engine.
What’s so amazing about Trending Feeds? To be upfront I really haven’t seen the power that this opens up in many other platforms/tools out there.
Below you’ll find a few video tutorials that cover just a few ways ways to use your trending RSS feeds. At the very least you can easily automate you social sharing (with call to actions) or create an automated daily or weekly newsletter.
Watch the overview of the trending feeds in action:
How to Access Your Trending RSS Feed
Getting a trending RSS feed is simple when using the Listening Engine.
- Go to the reading page of your Listening Engine
- Select your search parameters
- Click Search
- On each search result you’ll see a “feed” link near the total results
Automate Your Social Media with Call to Actions
One the coolest things you can do with your trending RSS feed is to automate you social media sharing with call to actions.
You do this by using this Social Media Call to Action Service.
Here’s how this works. Create a trending RSS feed and connect that feed to the service listed above that creates a call to action on everything you share. This call to action can be a simple link, email option, and more. It’s really that simple.
Check out the full tutorial on automating social sharing with call to actions:
There’s a few ways to do this. First I’ll share how to do this with 2 of the most popular social management platforms in the market. Below this you’ll find how to expand on this using a services like Zapier or IFTTT.
So with your RSS feed all you have to do is follow on of the directions below:
You can use this same RSS feed to connect to services like Hootsuite or BUffer and when you add a curated piece of content it will be automatically picked up and published.
Automated Daily/Weekly Email Newsletter
Using Curated RSS Feed with Top Email Providers:
You’ll find that with just about any email provider all you have to do is copy and paste your Custom RSS feed and you’re good to go from there.
Advanced Curated Feed Magic
That’s just the tip of the iceberg on what you can do with your new trending RSS feeds.
You can also do ths with a service like Zapier or IFTTT you open up a whole slew of new awesome connections and ways to send out custom curated content.