Klout Shuts Down and Your Klout Score Is No More


Klout is shutting down, and your Klout Score is disappearing with it. For those of you who know what Klout is/was this is probably a reminder of a simpler time. And the rest of you will be scratching your heads wondering what this is all about.

A Brief History of Klout

Klout was launched in 2008 as a way for social media users to gauge their popularity. You would link your various social media accounts, and Klout would then use a number of parameters to determine your Klout Score between 1 and 100.

The official line was that this score represented how much […]