Be Discovered!

Scoop.it’s first mission is to help people publish gorgeous magazines by means of curation – and by doing so, make their passion and expertise be heard and recognized on the web. We endeavor to offer the easiest and most powerful solution to help curators find great content, edit it in engaging magazines, and share it to their Social Media. The rapidly growing community of curators on Scoop.it tells us we are on the right track; we feel this is a valuable mission!

Now, curators and visitors are asking: what about discovering content and curators in Scoop.it too?

More and more curators find inspiration from other curators’ publications; more and more visitors want to dig deeper and access more content related to their interests. We thought we needed to address it better: helping people publish but also helping people discover great curators and curations. More discovery and exchange will make our community and our experience richer!

The latest version of Scoop.it addresses this need by offering four upgrades:

1. New Visual Search

The overwhelming positive feedback we have on Scoop.it is its visual, appealing magazine format. So we now display the search results in our magazine format: just tell us what you are looking for, and we build a media showing the best content, coming from the best topics on your subject of interest. Come search regularly, scan the resulting media, read its content and, if you are pleased or curious, dive deeper into the most interesting topics.

2. User Search

The topic results are still here (they’re in the second tab) but the third tab is also new: it enables to search users.

3. New Post Viewer

The “Post viewer” is where your visitors land when they click on a link you’ve curated. Up to now, it showed your post in a dedicated window; and, underneath, the rest of your topic, providing context and more posts. We enriched it to enable more discovery; it now also indicates:

  • engagement around the post from other users, including rescoops to other topics, providing a great way to discover other related topics
  • the other topics you curate
  • the topics you follow

4. StumbleUpon

Scoop.it works by sharing to other discovery platforms such as social networks or blogs. We are glad to add StumbleUpon to list of supported destinations, alonside Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google +, Tumblr, WordPress and Pinterest.

As always, let us know what you feel about these changes on discovery: they were made to help you be discovered but also allow you to improve your curation with new discoveries, closing the discovery/publishing/curation loop we mentioned earlier. What will you discover today?

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tuhin
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Really great. I would just like to thank you that you are making curating an art in itself through which not only great content is coming into forefront, but providing for us an unseen opportunity to get connected also.
Thank you Scoop It!

Patty
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Love Scoop.it, love the changes – wasn’t crazy about the search capabilities before – Nice improvement

tuhin
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Really great. I would just like to thank you that you are making curating an art in itself through which not only great content is coming into forefront, but providing for us an unseen opportunity to get connected also.
Thank you Scoop It!

Patty
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Love Scoop.it, love the changes – wasn’t crazy about the search capabilities before – Nice improvement

Srdjan
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very nice!

Srdjan Strbanovic
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very nice!

Ivan Ganchev
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This is very good idea!

Adam Stone
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This is very good idea!

software development ukraine
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Every time i come here i see something very new.Thanks for sharing the information.

software development ukraine
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Every time i come here i see something very new.Thanks for sharing the information.

Vicki
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You’re awesome!  Please keep showing new and inventive ways we can use Scoop.it.

scoopit
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Will do!

Vicki
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You’re awesome!  Please keep showing new and inventive ways we can use Scoop.it.

Anonymous
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Will do!

Ursulasola
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Yes ! will love it!

Ursulasola
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Yes ! will love it!

Terry Tiessen
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I have already seen it doing quite well in SERPs, very pleased with it’s exposure potential. Great job!

Terry Tiessen
Guest

I have already seen it doing quite well in SERPs, very pleased with it’s exposure potential. Great job!

Sepp_Hasslberger
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You’re doing a great job! Thanks

Sepp_Hasslberger
Guest

You’re doing a great job! Thanks

Sepp_Hasslberger
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now if you could give free version users some formating capabilities … I would love that, too. 

Sepp_Hasslberger
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now if you could give free version users some formating capabilities … I would love that, too. 

Greensboro
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I really like scoop.it curate is awesome

Greensboro
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I really like scoop.it curate is awesome

Creadvertising
Guest

Still waiting for the android bookmarklet, everything for apple product, and no much for other OS. Android is the OS most sold in the world.

Anonymous
Guest

Hi there, 
The bookmarklet exists for Android device. Please go to this page with your device and follow the instructions to install it: http://www.scoop.it/bookmarkletInfo – let us know if you have problems to install it.

Creadvertising
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I’m french user, I don’t understand where to copy the Javascript. thanks

Creadvertising
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Still waiting for the android bookmarklet, everything for apple product, and no much for other OS. Android is the OS most sold in the world.

scoopit
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Hi there, 
The bookmarklet exists for Android device. Please go to this page with your device and follow the instructions to install it: http://www.scoop.it/bookmarkletInfo – let us know if you have problems to install it.

Creadvertising
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I’m french user, I don’t understand where to copy the Javascript. thanks

christopherritter
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That post viewer is too beautiful!

christopherritter
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That post viewer is too beautiful!

neulabs
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It would be great if scoop.it team can integrate blogger.com into it…Would be great for SEO

neulabs
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It would be great if scoop.it team can integrate blogger.com into it…Would be great for SEO

Sharpfam
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I think this great, and helps tremendously to find information on topics that are interest related.  Great job….but would really like to have some more formatting capabilities!

Sharpfam
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I think this great, and helps tremendously to find information on topics that are interest related.  Great job….but would really like to have some more formatting capabilities!

SEO Fort Lauderdale
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Im on board now, this is great!

Donnie Strompf
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Im on board now, this is great!

Trininews
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It works great for me. The free 15 day trial is a great deal. It should have been a month though. Check out what I’ve compiled 
http://mag.trininews.info/

Trininews
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It works great for me. The free 15 day trial is a great deal. It should have been a month though. Check out what I’ve compiled 
http://mag.trininews.info/

Peter Dopson
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Yes x 5

Peter Dopson
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Yes x 5

Justin Cooney
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I’m really enjoying using scoop.it, keep up the great work!

Justin Cooney
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I’m really enjoying using scoop.it, keep up the great work!

pargahotels
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Thank you Scoop It!

pargahotels
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Thank you Scoop It!

Stephen G. Barr, Publisher
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The addition of StumbleUpon is an excellent choice and should send traffic through the roof!

Stephen G. Barr, Publisher
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The addition of StumbleUpon is an excellent choice and should send traffic through the roof!

haljett
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Great job guys! Keep up the great work.

haljett
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Great job guys! Keep up the great work.

QUALITA
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thank you for your help !

QUALITA
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thank you for your help !

Marianne Doczi
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You’re a leader in the Future NOW, using social media to democratise voice, recognising how powerful visuals are as a form of communication, and enabling people to form communities of affiliation and aspiration  @KnowNOW_knowhow:twitter 

Marianne Doczi
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You’re a leader in the Future NOW, using social media to democratise voice, recognising how powerful visuals are as a form of communication, and enabling people to form communities of affiliation and aspiration  @KnowNOW_knowhow:twitter 

Π.Α.Ε. ΡΟΥΒΑΣ
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A million thanks for your work. Respect for team.  

ΠΑΕ ΡΟΥΒΑΣ
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A million thanks for your work. Respect for team.  

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