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Acquired byLithium Technologies
Price$200M
Date3/2014

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San Francisco, USA
77 Stillman St.
San Francisco, CA, 94103
USA

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Blockboard, 2/2012

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Klout

Klout measures influence based on the ability to drive action across the social web. Any person can connect their social network accounts and Klout will generate a score on a scale of 1-100 that represents their ability to engage other people and inspire social actions. Klout enables everyone to gain insights that help them better understand how they influence others. Klout also provides people with opportunities to shape and be recognized for their influence.

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Inside Klout

Added: 9/6/13

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Above: Joe's Dashboard
Uploaded: 9/19/12
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  1. Lithium To Acquire Social Influence Scoring Site Klout For $200M (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. Klout buys community app Blockboard, confirms intent to score offline influence (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  3. Citation Needed [add]
  4. Klout Raises $1.5 Million To Measure Influence And Authority On Twitter (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  5. TechCrunch (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  6. Kleiner Leads Klout’s Latest “$30 Million” Funding Round (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  7. Growing Its Influence, Klout Gets Strategic Investment From Microsoft — And Serious Bing Integration (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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  9. Philip Hotchkiss joins Klout as Chief Product Officer (klout.com) [edit]
    Social Influence Measurement Startup Klout Passes 2K API Partners (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    Top 3 Stories This Morning: Klout, Foursquare, Google+ & TED Global (mashable.com) [edit]
    Klout Releases New, Speedier API; Now Serves 1 Billion API Calls Per Day (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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