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.

5 Comments

  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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