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Building a Better Reddit, One SubReddit at a Time

New Feature Offers First Major Improvement to Reddit (possibly ever) and Not a Lot of People Cared (yet) When Reddit posted information about new features on its blog, the buzz results were ho-hum.  The post itself was bland, starting off with the nonchalant statement, “We added a handful of new

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The Digg Algorithm has Changed

Digg went down today for a short time.  The results may be that many diggers will go down for a long time.  It could be just a glitch as the algo is tweaked.  We’ll know more over the next day or two. Here are some things

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How to be a Part-Timer and Still Hit the Front Page

Most people who submit content to social media websites like Digg, Reddit, Mixx, or Propeller do so because they believe what they are submitting is worthy of making it to the front page where it can be viewed by a gazillion people.  It could be something

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Beginnings are the Hardest Part

The first post, a guest post by Social Media expert Mark Dykeman.  Beginnings are the hardest part.  Getting started, going from nothing to something, can be difficult, and it is no small feat.   Let’s think about this in the context of social media with a

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The Year that Stumble and Digg will hit the Bridge Club Level

This really should be two separate stories, but we’ll consolidate because there are just to many similarities in the reasons why both Digg and StumbleUpon will take their already-mammoth popularity and truly become household names beyond just the tech households of the world. Social media in general is growing, but