Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
For the out-of-band Slashdot experience (mostly headlines), follow us on Twitter, or Facebook. ×

+ - Is Klout effective? 'Some Observations on Klout Scores' says no->

An anonymous reader writes: Article looks at if Klout an effective method of measuring online influence. Author says no and concludes: The challenge of measuring influence on a social media scale is colossal, given the hundreds different data points.

Klout has its work cut out and it seems like they need to be in beta a while longer. Klout can and should be applauded for trying to measure this monstrosity called social influence; but their results of influence should in truth, carry very little influence.

Full story at: http://infosecisland.com/blogview/21334-Some-Observations-on-Klout-Scores.html

Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Is Klout effective? 'Some Observations on Klout Scores' says no

Comments Filter:

I never cheated an honest man, only rascals. They wanted something for nothing. I gave them nothing for something. -- Joseph "Yellow Kid" Weil

Working...