New Publisher Tool from StumbleUpon

Web recommendation site StumbleUpon has created a new widget designed to help keep users on the websites they visit. Called StumbleUpon Widgets, the new tool involves embedding a small box on a page that will include links to other content on the same site. The company claims that the service refers more traffic to external websites than any other social media organization outside of Facebook. “The widget is a way for us to offer people a better way to see curated content on a specific website that other users have surfaced,” explains Marc Leibowitz, vice president of business development at StumbleUpon. “The widget looks like a typical recommendation list, but instead, our recommendations are created using an algorithm that isolates users who are experts in a topic or area. Then the content they have rated is highlighted within the widget.” Technorati: StumbleUpon,…

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I’ve recently joined StumbleUpon.com, you can view my profile by going to krissyville.stumbleupon.com. It’s my hope to be able to get all of my favorite entry bookmarks in order, and even have the ability to see who else favors them as well.  Another reason is for networking, if I can find sites with a common interest I may have a little more to do during the day.  I’ve had to create another email address just to handle all of my networking sites, from blogcatalog & twitter to bumpzee and mybloglog and numerous other ones I’m receiving so many messages during the day about joining communities and new friends that it’s becoming overwhelming.  Hopefully this is the right route to take to get things back up to where this domain used to be.  I’m active in numerous communities, I’m commenting on…