What makes up your overall social media footprint? Obviously Twitter and Facebook, but there’s more that we socially connected beings do than just 140 word updates and share family photos.
LinkedIN, geo-location services (such as Foursquare) are also now a part of the overall Klout score algorithm, but check out what I noticed today on the Profile Settings page within klout.com
Facebook Pages and YouTube I fully understand and can agree with. Google+ is questionable. Apparently there’s an API, or else it wouldn’t be listed here right? But I still think it’s way too soon to be considering Google+ in any calculation of someones overall social outreach. It’s too noisy right now and it’s only full of the uber tech geeks right now (not that that’s bad, since I’ve been in since Day 1)…
- The Standard Measurement For Influence – Klout (thetechscoop.net)
- Klout Rolls Out Foursquare Integration (thetechscoop.net)
- Why Klout (aka influence) is Important (karimkanji.wordpress.com)