How Guest Posting Destroyed My Klout Score | Social Media Optimization &  Search Engine Optimization | Scoop.it

This post you’re reading just lowered my Klout score. How is that possible you ask?

 

Why Do We Guest Post?

 

There are only few reasons why bloggers guest post on other blogs. Here is why I do it:

- To extend my online influence (Klout)
- To rank better in search results (google)
- To tap into the host-blogger’s audience
- To reach a wider circle of followers (Twitter)

 

Online Influence


I don't know exactly how Klout calculates my influence score. No one does. It's their secret sauce so we don’t know for sure. But we can guess based on little information that we do have...


Via Martin Gysler