SOCIAL MEDIA, what we think about!
60.2K views | +2 today
Follow
SOCIAL MEDIA, what we think about!
Everyone talks about social media, what is important or a must..., make your choice! -- Keep in touch: http://www.xeeme.com/MartinGysler
Curated by Martin Gysler
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Martin Gysler
Scoop.it!

The Value of a Trust Anchor Vouch

The Value of a Trust Anchor Vouch | SOCIAL MEDIA, what we think about! | Scoop.it

Each rating system is "neither more nor less" than what people make. In this idea, I think connect.me has chose the right track by making users aware, by this article, that everyone is responsible for the strength or weakness of their platform. [note MG]


Just under a month ago, the Connect.Me private beta introduced the highest of the four trust levels defined by the Respect Trust Framework: Trust Anchor. The special role of a Trust Anchor in building a socially-curated reputation network is explained here on the Connect.Me site, here on the Connect.Me blog, and here in a guest blog post last December. In a nutshell:


  1. Trust Anchor status is the highest level of social verification of your identity.
  2. Trust Anchor status is the most social proof that you are vouching honestly.
  3. As a Trust Anchor you agree to accept the highest level of responsibility for protecting the integrity of the trust network.


The value of this level of proof of your identity and reputation explains why Connect.Me users have been eager to achieve the Trust Anchor ribbon on their Connect.Me card:...


Read more: http://blog.connect.me/the-value-of-a-trust-anchor-vouch/

more...
No comment yet.
Suggested by OsakaSaul
Scoop.it!

Humanizing Online Reputation: Connect.Me is Crushing Klout & PeerIndex

Humanizing Online Reputation: Connect.Me is Crushing Klout &  PeerIndex | SOCIAL MEDIA, what we think about! | Scoop.it
I am thoroughly convinced that Connect.Me will obliterate Klout as well as PeerIndex and possibly Kred as well. Connect.me aims to humanize reputation scoring. Clout from our peers, with incredible transparency. Further, how Trust is regarded, as Connect.Me is still being crafted, this is what wins you over.


The vouches are only the beginning. We are going to see stats per specialty/general public and by specialty/within our connections, and we will thus know who the 'go-to' person is, whether we want to fish within our own pond or worldwide, and we will have this from Connect.me...

more...
OsakaSaul's comment, November 17, 2011 3:40 AM
thanks much, Anita!!!
Suggested by OsakaSaul
Scoop.it!

Humanizing Online Reputation: Connect.Me

Humanizing Online Reputation: Connect.Me | SOCIAL MEDIA, what we think about! | Scoop.it

After learning from Drummond Reed, Chairman and a co-founder of Connect.Me that the trust and reputation-building network his team is creating (currently in private beta) is just about to rein in the mass-messaging that got my goat, I further was treated to a one-on-one tour of where he and his colleagues are on issues of trust and online reputation scoring. If he achieved nothing else, Drummond certainly made a fan of me. I immediately regretted Scooping… with…

more...
OsakaSaul's comment, November 24, 2011 2:44 AM
Many thanks, Martin - and welcome to suggest for my Scoopits. Don't just Scoopit (to your own) - "Poop" it on others! That's my motto.
OsakaSaul's comment, November 24, 2011 3:01 AM
Many thanks, - and welcome to suggest for my Scoopits, especially "Blog Promotion." (You just need to follow it in ScoopIt.

Don't just Scoopit (to your own) - "Poop" it on others! That's my motto.
Martin Gysler's comment, November 24, 2011 4:04 AM
You're welcome :) I'm always ready to spread the word for great content.