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Mon, 11 Dec 2006 19:13:58 GMT
Digg is destined for failure

Jason Clarke gives his view on digg and the whole social bookmarking scene in this article. "how valuable is digg traffic, really, and is the digg community one that we should even care about? Unfortunately, after observing the digg community for about a year, I'd have to conclude no, it's not"...

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I can't tell you how much I disagree with Jason. If you understand how the Web really works, then you'll know it's based almost entirely on traffic and link-love. Digg is building both. While accumulating tremendous amount of traffic, they are also generating a lot of link-love. In turn, this means better Google PageRanks, which means even more traffic.

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