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7 Surprising Places to Find Awesome Posts for Facebook

7 Surprising Places to Find Awesome Posts for Facebook

7_Surprising_Places_to_Find_Awesome_Posts_for_Facebook-lsfind awesome posts for facebookContent, content, content!

Surprise, surprise!... it's KING!

And it’s not just about how much you're sharing -- it's about WHAT you're sharing.

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Your fans expectations are getting higher & higher.

And the quality of content your competitors are sharing is getting better & better

So how do you stay ahead of the competition & ensure you're sharing amazing, relevant content?

Simple -- find awesome content sources!

In this post I'll show you 7 killer places to find awesome content for your page.

7 Surprising Places to Find Awesome Posts for Facebook

Some of these may surprise you.

1. Tumblr

Amazingly, Tumblr is still underutilized.

But there is a TON of content on Tumblr & businesses don't use the platform enough.

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Tumblr's search tool helps me find content using hashtags. I can arrange results based on:

  • Most Popular
  • Most Recent
  • Web Results

Or I can sort by:

  • Text
  • Photos
  • Quotes
  • Links
  • Chat
  • Audio
  • Video

Here I searched for fitness tips & found a bunch of content for my page (don't forget to cite your source in the post):


2. Post Planner

Post Planner is so much more than just a social-media scheduling tool.

Post Planner also offers:

  • Trending content
  • Pre-written status ideas
  • Viral photos

The Viral Photos are my favorite!

I can easily find the most shared & most engaged with photos from any Facebook page or profile.


Post Planner's Viral Photos finder is my go-to tool when I’m looking for photos to share on my page.

3. Twitter Lists

My life would be a mess without Twitter lists.

They let me organize my stream & stay up to date with news that's important to me.

I have lists with:

  • Thought leaders
  • Celebrities
  • News
  • Brands
  • Businesses

When it comes to content curation, never underestimate the power of a properly managed Twitter list.

Follow the right people & you're looking at a library of content like no other!

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Here are 101 choices if you’re looking for some Twitter lists to follow:

4. Reddit

What can't you find on Reddit?!

Popular topics on the website include:

  • Tech
  • Gaming
  • Humor
  • Fashion
  • Video
  • Technology
  • Music
  • Sports



Basically, Reddit has everything.

It's not the fastest way to find content, but it's very interesting & lots of fun to explore.

TIP: use the "Funny" Subreddit to find humorous photos & memes.

5. Hacker News

Hacker News is similar to Reddit, but uses a different algorithm to push results onto the front page.

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There is also no voting system on Hacker News to rank content -- as there is on Reddit.

But you’ll find great content on the site -- even some controversial stuff just in case you want to get a bit edgy on your Facebook page.

Use the search tool to find content relevant to your industry.


Hacker News lets you search for content from:

  • the last 24 hours
  • the past week
  • the past months
  • forever
  • a specific date

6. Flipboard

I love Flipboard! There, I said it.

It’s a must-have app for your mobile device or tablet. I like Flipboard because its compact, easy to use & packed with content.

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Like on Reddit, there are many categories to follow -- including:

  • News
  • Business
  • Tech & Science
  • Sports
  • Shopping
  • Photos & Design
  • Arts & Culture
  • Living
  • Food
  • Travel
  • Style

awesome-posts-for-facebookOne of the best parts of Flipboard is when the app recommends sources for you to subscribe to based on your interests.

7. is a marketer's best friend.

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Content on the website is based on votes from users &'s algorithm.

That combination creates magic!


Content on covers subjects like:

Where do YOU find content for Facebook?

Hopefully you found some surprising new content sources in this post.

But what about you??

Where do YOU find content to create awesome posts for Facebook?

I'd love to hear your recommendations in the comments below.

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