Klout has been all the rage in cyberspace lately. Word on the cyberstreet is Google+ added Klout. Want to place a badge on your blog? Go to the Klout widgets page and copy code. Join me on Klout to exchange Klout.
What is Klout? A tool that has the ability to measure a person’s online influence, has added integration with Google’s social network Google+, the company announced yesterday. Klout CEO Joe Fernandez revealed the Google+ integration via a tweet: “Boom! I just connected my @klout account with Google+.”
Klout works by measuring a user’s activity on a variety of social networks like Twitter, Facebook, Foursquare and others. The scores range from 1 to 100 with higher scores representing a wider and stronger sphere of influence. Klout uses many, many variables on Facebook and Twitter to measure True Reach, Amplification Probability, and Network Score.