Daily Archives: November 17, 2009

YouTube Direct Gives News Orgs A Way To Accept User-Submitted Videos

This should be a great tool for tons of news organizations without a method in place for gathering video from their community. Also worth noting: It’s incredibly disruptive to the few companies that already do this for news orgs. With YouTube’s brand behind it, this should take off quickly.

YouTube Direct Gives News Orgs A Way To Accept User-Submitted Videos

With Klout Comes Influence: Measuring And Modifying List Authority on Twitter

Most Twitter apps along these lines feel like toys to me, rather than genuine measurement tools, but a quick way to find “the most influential Twitter users” on a given topic feels useful for the average reporter just getting into social media.

With Klout Comes Influence: Measuring And Modifying List Authority on Twitter