Digg On Web 2.0
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

Digg On Web 2.0

on

  • 283 views

 

Statistics

Views

Total Views
283
Views on SlideShare
283
Embed Views
0

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
1
Comments
0

0 Embeds 0

No embeds

Accessibility

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

Digg On Web 2.0 Digg On Web 2.0 Presentation Transcript

  • Digg on web 2.0!
    Nick amigo, mike giannamore, kimberlyshreeve
  • Site overview
    Background-
    • Website for social news
    • Digging or Burying- liking or disliking the news article
    • November 2004 by Kevin Rose, OwinByrine, Ron Gorodetzky, Jay Adelson
    • Google AdSense was added in 2005
    • Made Diggs popular!
    • Updated the site to Web 2.0
    • Monthly U.S. unique visits = 7.2 million!
    • Quantcast- June 11, 2011
  • Demographics
    Quantcast.com/digg.com
  • benefits
    • Help other people decide what they might find interesting
    • Easier why to access social news
    • Lets people feel important by letting them decide to digg or bury the social news article
  • Features- promote your content
    • Embedding a digg article into your personal, blog, website, etc.
    • User Benefit- The diggs transfer from your blog or website to Digg
    • User benefit- Promotes your blog or website by using the embedding
  • Feature- better Performing ads
    • User Benefits-There are no banners ads- cleaner & faster running webpage
    • User benefits-They created digg ads to give the user a better experience
  • Feature- we’re hiring
    • Job Page- fields include software engineer, assistant administrator, database administrator account executive
    • The jobs are in San Francisco and New York
    • Employee Perks-
    • 22 days paid time off
    • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Coverage
    • 41K
    • Dog Friendly Office
    • Lunch and Dinner provided
    • Gym membership
  • Application Supports
    Four Best Applications!
    • Digg Top – Adobe AIR
    • Digg Oracle- Browser
    • Digg This! – Firefox browser button
    • Diggwatcher – Browser
    Adds On
  • Using Diggs
    • Promote a blog by anyone
    • To find social news story that are buried in regular newspapers
    • Promoting a personal news articles
    • Random information!
    • Login to dig or bury an article- So create an account!
  • 11 Tips to increasing your digg experience
    • Tamar Weinberg wrote an article on how to make your Digg experience better! Now she is a top user of Diggs after applying this changes!
    Tip 1- Create an Avator- Distinguishes you
    Tip 2- Don’t submit a blog entry if it is just a shortened recap of a bigger story. (You can get banned!)
    Tip 3- Make Friends and Network- Social network!
    Tip 4- Use a good title and description- Articles so people actually read it all!
    Tip 5-Comment… but also Digg the story.
  • 11 Tips Continued!
    Tip 6- Don’t Spam Keywords
    Tip 7-Don’t utilize gaming systems
    Tip 8- English speaking site
    Tip 9-Learn if your stories are buried
    Tip 10-Subscribe to Digg’s RSS Feed
    Tip 11-Show some activity- increasing your chances of being noticed
  • Creating Account
    Free to join
    Click Join Digg!
    Enter email address, username, and password
    Click Continue
    Type in letters/numbers shown
    5. Click create an account