Curation Tool Storify Partners With MSNBC’s Breaking News For Sourced News Content | Curation, Social Business and Beyond | Scoop.it

Great partnership, very interesting times for content curators who want to take their work to the next level........

 

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By TechCrunch.com, Monday, August 8, 9:43 AM

 

As you may know, content curation platform Storify, which launched at TechCrunch Disrupt last fall, brings together Tweets, Facebook Status Updates, videos and more from social networking sites to create a realtime view into a story or issue. Today, the startup is announcing a first of its kind partnership with Breaking News, an MSNBC-owned Twitter handle and web site for realtime updates on news breaking in the world.

 

Here’s how Storify works. Storify allows you to build and embed a story around a gathering of Tweets, Flickr photos, Facebook status updates, YouTube videos and more Within Storify’s platform, you can simple search and drag content into your Storify story. Once you create a story with all of this curated content, you can then embed the actual story in your blog or content management system via single like of Javascript.

 

http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/technology/curation-tool-storify-partners-with-msnbcs-breaking-news-for-sourced-news-content/2011/08/08/gIQAhA2L2I_story.html