Like so many words and phrases in the online world, “influence” gets bandied about along here in 2012. But what is online influence, exactly? Is it a Klout score? A Kred score? Maybe it’s what PeerIndex says your influence is. And if that’s the case, what is the actual value of how your influence is scored? Super smart person Brian Solis has been studying questions like these for 3 years. He ponders these questions as an introduction to his study for Altimeter, The Rise of Digital Influence. Check out the study, but at the very least, check out this post!