Ask Liz Weston

Twitter: @lizweston

Liz Pulliam Weston is the most-read personal finance columnist on the Internet, according to Nielsen//NetRatings. She’s an award-winning, nationally-syndicated personal finance columnist who can make the most complex money topics understandable to the average reader. Her book, “Your Credit Score: Your Money and What’s at Stake; How to Improve the 3-Digit Number that Shapes Your Financial Future,” is a national best-seller and was recently published in a third edition (March 2009, FT Press). She is also author of “Deal with Your Debt: The Right Way to Manage Your Bills and Pay Off What You Owe” and “Easy Money: How to Simplify Your Finances and Get What You Want Out of Life,” which Publishers’ Weekly praised as a “practical, easy-to-understand guide to taking control of personal finances and establishing financial security.”


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Ask Liz Weston has a Wise Score of  84.21, which ranks it #54 among personal finance blogs.

Wise Score is an average of six statistics: MozRank, Number of Links to Domain, Klout Score, Twitter Followers, Alexa Rank, and Compete Rank. A Wise Score of 90 means the blog is better than 90% of its peers "on average". Learn more.

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Blog Content+/-



Personal finance columnist
Tweeting since 4 February 2008 (7 years 42 weeks)

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Stat NameValueStat Explanation
Klout Score56.42The Klout Score is a 0-100 rating of @lizweston's overall influence on Twitter.
True Reach1,389True Reach is the size of @lizweston's engaged audience. Klout eliminates inactive and spam accounts, and only include accounts that @lizweston actually influences.
Network Score30.610-100 rating of the influence level of @lizweston's engaged audience.
Amplification Score20.00 0-100 score of the likelihood that @lizweston's tweets will be acted upon by their followers.
Klout Description of @lizweston
@lizweston creates content that is spread throughout their network and drives discussions
Klout Classification of @lizweston
Specialist You may not be a celebrity, but within your area of expertise your opinion is second to none. Your content is likely focused around a specific topic or industry with a focused, highly-engaged audience.
Influential Topics Influenced By Influencer Of
  • Personal Finance
  • Finance
  • Money
  • Investing
  • Debt

Majestic SEO Stats+/-

Majestic SEO

Stat NameValueStat Explanation
Referring Domains8,550Number of referring domains known for this item. If -1 then this number is not yet known.
Referring .EDU Domains7Number of referring domains from EDUcational sites (only exact .edu TLD included; no regional domains).
Referring IPs5,988Number of referring IP addresses.
External Backlinks1,428,245Number of external backlinks for this item.
Indexed URLs18,015Number of URLs for given item type present in index - these are NOT backlinks, but rather URLs belonging to given domain or subdomain: this metric is useful as an indication of domain content size.