The success of Web 2.0 and social networks, with the avalanche of daily content and links are generated by different types of Internet users, made possible the emergence of several search tools geared to ‘real time’ Characterized by an innovative approach with regard ranking mechanisms and measuring popularity of a particular document online.
I want to list some of the best search engines buzzing in real time: Those platforms that I believe are now among the most efficient monitor conversationsShort, and keyboards with immediacy the prevalence of a particular document within the major social.
Backtweets is an excellent tool to track incoming links from Twitter. It ‘a search engine, invented and maintained by the staff of BackType And that’s enough to ensure reliability and accuracy of results & it also lets you search comments left by a particular person.
Topsy is a new type of search engine based on user-generated conversations. Instead of monitoring the web of websites, as do the traditional search engines, Topsy analyzes the flow of conversation around a particular theme or a particular search key. Topsy then sorts the results based on the reports and the links generated by the flow of conversations generated in the web, using mostly the main social media.
UBerVu collects and analyzes the discussions that link a specific web page. On uBerVu you can look up anything – a brand like your blog. We will show the conversations posted across the web – from blogs to Twitter, Digg and FriendFeed, and many others – gathered in a single thread. Those comments have been made by people who are part of the community around that subject.
Addictomatic gathers news, articles, videos and pictures from a basket formed from the best sources of research ‘live’ available online. It ‘a perfect tool to keep abreast of the most debated issues, and have a glance immediate and summary on the latest buzz around a given search term.
TweetMeme is a service that aggregates all the most ‘popular’ link on Twitter determining the value and the ranking of various documents.TweetMeme divides the links into categories and subcategories in an attempt to filter the ‘noise’ and help in finding what you’re really interested.
Social Mention is a platform of analysis and research that aggregates user-generated content online products into a single stream of information. Allows you to keep track of what people are saying about you, you’re on your business and its products, or any other subject that has somehow reached the main Social Media. Social Mention monitors more than 100 social networks, including of course, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and the main bookmarks.
Since September 2008 SamePoint is a search engine and a platform for analysis focused on monitoring the presence of brands on social media, Able to measure and collect feedback from users and consumers. Through a typical ‘box’ research SamePoint investigates and evaluates the buzz generated by Web 2.0 on a particular brand or on a particular search key.
SurchUr is an online tool for the monitoring of conversations in real time, continuously updated.