Twitter Comedy: Not that Easy

Horse Laughing

The life of a comedian is already pretty tough. If you make good jokes people will laugh, then they expect you to come up with new jokes that are even funnier. When you can no longer do that you are out of a job and a collection agency is after you demanding money. Now imagine that you have thousands of people following you on Twitter who demand these jokes at a rapid pace and often about current events. That’s a pretty daunting task, but it’s one that many comedians face.

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Will Klout Brand Pages Matter?

Red Bull Klout

Klout recently unveiled the newest addition to its website that claims to measure “social influence”. Klout’s formula puts most of the weight on a user’s Facebook and Twitter pages. Then it measures that user’s social “Klout” based on a variety of factors such as how many “likes” a user’s posts get or how many retweets they receive. Basically, Klout considers you to have a high Klout score based on raw numbers, not on content.

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SocialMediaMania

Wrestlemania

Before I start this blog I want to get this out of the way…yes, I know wrestling is fake. Now that we’ve gotten that out in the open let me go on to say that I also watch wrestling from time to time and happen to enjoy it. It’s the perfect mix of ridiculous storylines and actual athleticism for an easily entertained male (and some females). While the WWE is no longer at the top of its game, there is still that certain time of year where the casual fans are drawn back in: Wrestlemania.

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