She Bought Votes on Digg

In a bid to prove that Digg could be gamed, Annalee Newitz of Wired News created a “pointless” blog with absolutely no useful data and pictures and submitted it to digg. She then bought diggs on User/Submitter and managed to get the story on the homepage before it got buried.

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6 thoughts on “She Bought Votes on Digg”

  1. Don’t you know?? It was put on sale at ebay and some fanboy bought it up and gave it to Digg for free..

    I lost my account this way 🙁

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