Welcome to the second TotallyMoney Top Blog Awards! Every month we delve into stats from our Top Finance Blogs List to unearth the best blogging talent. This month’s blog awards coincide with the launch of our brand new graphs and features for members of the TotallyMoney Top Finance Blogs List. Bloggers featured in the list can now see how your TM Score, Social Score, Blog Score, Site Score, Traffic Score and Alexa Rank are faring over time, compare your performance against specific blogs and identify exactly where your blog is excelling and what’s holding it back.
If you’ve got two minutes, pour yourself a cup of tea, sign into your dashboard and go and take a look at the new features. As ever we’d love to hear your thoughts about them!
Now on to the awards…
Our ‘Social Score’ aggregates Twitter Followers and Klout Score to see how extensive your social reach truly is. Taking Social Score figures from the start of this month and comparing them against stats from the beginning of October, we’ve whittled down the most socially influential members of the TotallyMoney Top Blogs List. They were…
4. Frugal Toad
Our ‘Blog Influence Score’ aggregates feed subscribers and Technorati Authority to work out just how popular and influential your blog is. Once again we looked at Blog Influence Score at the start of October versus the end of the month to find the top blogging heavyweights. They were…
5. Frugal Toad
We’ve aggregated SEOmoz Rank, Google Rank, Alexa Rank and SEOmoz Links to work out your Site Strength Score. Comparing Site Strength stats from the beginning and end of October, we found the most popular within the TotallyMoney Top Blogs List. They were…
1. Frugal Toad
4. So Over Debt
5. Damon Day
We’ve incorporated Alexa Rank and Compete Rank to come up with an overall ‘Site Traffic Score’, to gauge the volume of traffic your blogs are drawing in. Comparing stats from the start and end of October, we uncovered the greatest crowd pleasers in our list. They were…
5. Bank Aim
By combining Social Reach Scores, Blog Influence Scores, Site Strength Scores and Site Traffic Scores, we’ve come up with an overall TotallyMoney Score. We looked at the most recent subscribers in our list to see who had the highest overall scores. They were…
Ones to Watch
Taking TotallyMoney Scores across the board at the beginning of the month against stats at the end of the month, we uncovered the blogs who’d made the biggest improvements in their TotallyMoney scores. The fastest risers were…
1. 20s Finances
4. Frugal Toad
5. So Over Debt
Massive congratulations to all of you who’ve performed so well over the past month! We’ll be taking another look at where the stats stand this time next month. Until then, remember to check into your dashboards!
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