Klout score is an index of social media influence. Klout was introduced in late 2011 and now over hundred million netizens have Klout scores. Nowadays internet marketing professional are extensively using Klout score to measure, manipulate and analyze their social media presence. Klout collects the statistics from your connected social media profiles like Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Linked in etc. Mainly three factors affect Klout score
- True Reach- How many people you influence
- Amplification- How much your influence them
- Network Score- How influential they are
WordPress Plugin to Show your Klout Score
I’ve developed a WordPress Plugin to display a Klout Badge with your Klout profile image and Score. The badge is linked to your Klout profile. Just completed the preliminary steps for adding the plugin to WordPress Plugin repository, it will take few hours more . Now you can download the plugin from here .
WordPress Klout Score Plugin – Installation and configuration
Just follow the conventional WordPress installation procedure. Configuration part is also simple. After installation and activation go to WordPress dashboard> Appearance> Widget section.
Just drag the Kloutbadge widget to your sidebar. Enter Widget title, Klout ID and save.
You may be wondering why I am not using the plugin in my blog… Not yet reached that level to show off . My Klout Profile