OK, so it certainly sounds like I’m ranting today, but I’m really not. We post articles on several different blogs and publications ranging in size from a few hundred visitors a day to hundreds of thousands. As a result, we get to see what works and what doesn’t. The trend seems to have shifted further towards the Twitteresque way of broadcasting messages – shorter is sweeter.
When a story hits the front page of Digg or Reddit, most of the time the users or site owners enjoy the influx of traffic it sends.
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