The more influential that Klout thinks you are, the more likely its advertising partners–brands like Red Bull, the vodka makers and the novelist–are to offer you “perks,” or freebies.
It’s easy to scoff at the idea of quantifying such a nebulous concept as a social media user’s influence, and to pity those who obsess over their Klout scores as a validation of their own self-worth.
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The most salient aspect of technology is its power to disrupt.
Yet the true impact begins not with invention, but adoption. That’s when the second and third-order effects kick in. After all, the automobile was important not because it ended travel by horse, but because it created suburbs, gas stations and shopping malls.
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Personal Branding is something that a person does to better market themselves and their careers.
This infographic created by sestyle goes through the whole process step by step to get you on your way to establishing a personal brand for yourself.
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Most people think that social media started with the Facebook and Twitter.
Web 2.0 technologies which have given rise to such popular platforms have definitely played a major role in the popularization of social media among ordinary people , however , the real emergence of social media dates back to the 60s of the last century.
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We all know that social networks are an integral part of many peoples’ daily life – with the number of social media users around the world has risen 18 percent in 2013 [...]
[...] it’s never been more critical for businesses to understand and leverage the social media world and how they fit in.
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Samsung was the most popular social-media brand worldwide in 2013, according to Starcount, which compiled data across Facebook, YouTube and other sites to come up with its top 10 list.
Walt Disney came in second place, largely due to a one-million-follower increase on Sina Weibo, a Chinese microblogging site. National Geographic grabbed the bronze after its top-rated YouTube channel got 160 million views this past year.
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