Top Tags

Feeds Score = Number of Unique Feeds * Affinity

Items Score = Total of ( Affinity / Days Since Publication ) For Each Item

Flow Rate Score = Total Flow Rate / ( Number of Items / Number of Feeds )

Score = Flow Rate Score + Feed Score + Items Score

*We actually have 112855 unique tags, but only those that exist in 5 or more unique feeds are used.

**Tags are generated by the Yahoo Content Analysis Service API that extract key concepts from a body of text or URI and has no human input from our staff.

Rank Tag Affinity TTL Flow Rate Items Feeds Score
1 Twitter 1,000 90 1,288,905 148 29 310,865
2 digital media 7,000 90 1,517,555 90 11 287,007
3 Social Media 2,000 90 865,725 127 26 270,470
4 Google Drive 1,000 90 173,203 11 8 137,357
5 educators 7,000 90 78,466 24 9 123,808
6 professional development 5,000 90 144,525 32 11 122,334
7 programming 2,001 90 100,509 5 5 112,116
8 video games 5,000 90 215,454 18 5 111,946
9 Digital Literacy 7,000 90 39,478 10 9 108,134
10 social networks 2,500 90 178,242 16 7 102,142
11 connected learning 10,000 90 41,460 14 5 89,120
12 education reform 6,000 90 60,555 13 6 86,322
13 Web Literacy 6,000 90 106,490 30 5 82,835
14 school administrators 1,000 90 72,182 5 5 77,374
15 Michael Brown 1,000 90 473,835 70 8 73,693
16 community 1,000 90 143,811 31 10 67,363
17 learners 3,000 90 52,545 10 7 62,841
18 critical thinking 3,000 90 42,606 6 6 62,691
19 Ferguson 1,000 90 303,344 40 5 57,942
20 online courses 2,000 90 62,216 10 6 56,345
21 Online Learning 3,000 90 34,163 6 5 56,289
22 digital technologies 5,000 90 17,300 8 7 51,383
23 education technology 5,000 90 27,927 9 5 49,981
24 copyright law 1,000 90 36,333 6 6 43,447
25 College students 2,000 90 23,868 5 5 36,280
26 Arizona State University 1,000 90 37,883 8 6 35,535
27 curriculum 1,000 90 45,245 8 5 34,825
28 Carnegie Mellon University 1,000 90 42,349 9 5 29,657
29 Internet service providers 1,000 90 27,185 6 5 27,953
30 Western Governors University 1,000 90 18,130 6 5 21,142