Monthly Archives: December 2009

How Spam Killed Digg, Reddit, and StumbleUpon

The statement could be pushed over to just about any true Web 2.0 site where voting and popularity determine the success of a piece of content. Facebook, Twitter, and MySpace – overrun by spam. Mixx, Propeller, Yahoobuzz – spam havens. For social news powerhouses Digg, Reddit, and StumbleUpon to be so changed by the presence