FameBoost is a social networking application service provider who sources traffic (unique visitors) and at the same time measure and present individuals popularity. The major purpose is to create an ”Alexa-index” for the individuals and to deliver traffic to the individuals profile or blog.
You can checkout the most famous individual in your social network, and you can also add fameboost to your own app. The current supported social network platforms are Hi5, Myspace, friendster and sportnik.
Fameboost is an OpenSocial app so more platforms will be added in time. Here is an example on Hi5, http://smbale.hi5.com
fameboost teams up with Pop Idol Sweden, http://tinyurl.com/3fr64e. The site is in beta, will be fully functional on monday 13th October 2008.