Daily Archives: 16 May, 2011
The Sunday Times has jumped onto the social influence band wagon with the launch of The Sunday Times Social List. According to them, “The algorithm focuses on other people’s activity around an individual’s postings, rather than raw follower numbers.”
At the end of last year, I proved that bots who tweet regularly, but non-interactively, can get very high Klout scores. I repeated this experiment against Peerindex, with somewhat better results. Obvisouly, the next target should be their list, should it not? Read More
The Sunday Times has launched The Sunday Times Social List. Its the social media version of the Rich List. The idea being that while most of us are never going to get on the Rich List this is a list you can get on.
It is a really clever idea. Inspired by those industry based Peer Index lists that we all love. It pulls your social activity from Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Foursquare and gives you a social ranking.
Oh yes, a small big point. It sits, as it would have to, outside of the Sunday Times paywall. Without that it would stand no chance of working. Read More