I like Klout even though I’m still trying to fully understand its boundaries and features.
Anyway, it’s a good tool to measure social media influence these days.
But, Is there any emerging model for social media influencers too?
This is what Klout has come up with, a social media influencers matrix: no less than twelve types.
Lisa Barone, co-founder of the firm Outspoken Media (New York), in contrast, proposes a simpler list in Small Business Trends: The Five Types of Influencers On The Web.
A list which corresponds very well to the five main types of influencers that found on social media:
Who are you? Which type does fit your social media behaviour?