Circa Blog: Towards a Better Definition of Curation


Cheeky answer:  Curation is what journalists call aggregation when they do it.  

circanews:

Adam Schweigert has a great post on defining and redefining the term “curation” compared to “aggregation.”

It’s a conversation the editorial team was just having at Circa yesterday. We often conflate the two but as Adam notes, curation has a far deeper meaning. To curate is “to care” for…

(Source: circanews)

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