Klout, a startup provider of tools to measure and monitor the effect or impact of social media is now re-add to the long row of service in the list. After they have been providing service to Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube and which has recently joined, Foursquare, now Klout added 5 new network, ie Blogger, Tumblr, Flickr, and Last.fm. Instagram
Klout work to evaluate the activity of the user with a complex ranking algorithms, and semantic analysis of content to measure the influence of individuals on social networking. On Twitter, Klout score is based on the user’s ability to encourage, Äúaksi, Äù by Tweet, Retweet, and others. While on Facebook, Klout will examine how the conversation and intriguing content and user engagement through, Äúlikes, Äù, and other commentary from a network with 700 million user.
For LinkedIn, Klout can evaluate the amount of your connection and updates on the site. And maybe, for Foursquare, Klout based on how often you check in, how mayorships you earn, and others.
To Instagram, measurements may be how much you liked the photos. Flickr is also the possibility of using the same metrics. While Last.fm is a pretty interesting addition, given that this is the first music-based services are added Klout. Could Klout Spotify will be the next target?
Users can choose to connect their accounts Klout score on the profile. Klout said that linking an account will not lower the score, but can actually improve your score. And do not forget, there is a new social networking that is likely to soon add Klout, namely Google+.News, Software