influence

Does Klout Have Clout?

On Monday we dove into what Klout is. Now, I have a Klout score of 43 and while I am classified as a “Networker” I am in no position to battle Lady Gaga (Klout score of 93) or any Kardashian for that matter. That being said, I like to believe I have some social media swagger and perhaps influence on people plugged into the World Wide Web. There are over

Exactly How Valuable Are People With High Klout Scores?

If you’re anything like our office, you are in intense Klout competitions with your fellow coworkers. As the newest way to establish just how influential you are, your “Klout” is an increasingly valuable measurement to businesses looking to enhance their online marketing strategy. Apparently, it’s also vital to your friends at work who will undoubtedly begin sizing you up based on how you rank. Klout scores range between 1-100 –

The Weekly Compete Pulse

It’s been a busy week here at Compete, things are settling down from last week’s Digital CMO Summit, and we’re getting prepped to head to Net.Finance next week. In the meantime, check out these links to some of this week’s news articles that we read and found interesting for online marketers. The founders of YouTube seem to be on a hot acquisition streak lately. After picking up Delicious, the social