Digg is Dying. Who are the Players Now?

Frogloop

Digg, the once beloved link-sharing site that power users were able to game has been dying a slow death over the past couple of years. Since January of 2011 Digg’s unique web visits have declined by more than 50% and gone from 9.4M

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Lame spam of the day: Digg + Facebook

Robert Weiner

I've seen two versions of this spam claiming to be verification of Facebook social sharing on Digg. One said it's a Facebook verification, the other a Digg verification. Enable Facebook social sharing, and share your Digg experience with your Facebook friends. Control which emails you receive from Digg (this link leads to [link]. Cheers, the Digg crew. Version 2: Sender: Digg Verification (registration@e.digg.com).

Trending Sources

Digg This?

Beaconfire Wire

Easier to determine–and something I can now instruct you to do for yourself–is to learn the difference between Digg , Reddit , Facebook , Twitter , and StumbleUpon. Don’t add a “Digg this!&# link to all your pages simply because you know that Digg is the biggest and most active social networkout there. Take a look at Digg and ask yourself if your message fits in there. digg icons poll promote reddit

Do You Digg?

Museum 2.0

Digg is a website that supports and cultivates “the people’s choice” from the ground up. to Digg that they think are awesome. Other users do the same, and or check out these new “diggs” on the site via connections they have to other members, interest areas, or general browsing.

NpTech Summary: Nonprofit and Social Change Digg Redux

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Should there be a nonprofit and social change category on Digg? Digg it here ). And, of course, one of the community ad hoc collaborations incorporated Digg or a "Digg like" ability to crowdsource news items. million investment in Digg is intended to fuel Digg???s

eMetrics Panel Slides, Notes, and Blog Posts: ROI of Blogging, Twitter, and Digg for Nonprofits

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I also wanted to blog both Laura's excellent Twitter Digg deck and Jon's concise and smart case study of Digg.   E-Metrics: Followers, Friends, and Fans - Expanding Your Online Community View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. tags: blogging nptech ). Marshall Kirkpatrick has a great post over at Read/Write Web about keeping momentum.    In that post, he describes one technique - make yourself a public case study. 

Allan Benamer's NpTech Tag Meta Feed Digg Plig Collaborative Search Mashup

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Click through to flickr to see larger diagram Created in Snagit. While Allan has been in Vietnam celebrating the lunar New Year and eating exotic foods, he has still managed to get online, play with Pipes, and IM me about it.

6 cool curation sites you may not have heard of

SocialFish

Digg - 40% – for random headlines about cool stuff the internet is talking about. The new Digg is really awesome. I love the Daily Digg email, but while I skim every one, I don’t necessarily click more than a few per week. So my new thing is curated news sites.

Featured Article from Care2 News Network (our own little digg) - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

60) Search « Lean, Mean Blogging Machines | Main | Crowd-sourcing to Clean up Elections and Foil Chad » Friday Nov 10 2006 Featured Article from Care2 News Network (our own little digg) Friday, November 10, 2006 at 01:37PM | by Mark Source: Spirit Bear Youth Coalition.

Using Social Media Increases Fundraising by 40% [Study]

NetWits

ShareThis – While the three social tools mentioned above are the baseline, what happens when you want to give your participants access to other social networks like StumbleUpon®, Digg®, and Yahoo!®?

12 Ways to Make Your Website More Pinnable

John Haydon

Get the Digg Digg plugin: The folks over at Buffer own this plugin , so you can bet that it’s very reliable. Did you know that Pinterest is the now second largest social referrer for online publishers ?

NIN Interview Crowd Sourced

FI Space

Kevin Rose of Digg interview Music Genius and Tech Geek. Tags: Change Makers DIGG Geeks NIN It’s not work safe but enjoy his insights on crowdsourcing and running your own business.

How to activate Facebook’s new Subscribe Button (and what it means)

John Haydon

Kevin Rose, founder of Digg has over 223 thousand subscribers already! With all of the amazing features that Facebook pages have, the one thing that they’ve always lacked is the ability to create that personal connection that Facebook users like.

Meet the People We Work With

Vertex Systems

NxE's 50 Most Influential Female Bloggers (I'm Number 29!)

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

And if you think this is cool, go digg it Here's the list.

Top 8 Social Media Tracking Tools - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

The reports are filled with listings on Technorati, Google, Diggs, and links back to your website. link] It tracks Twitter, Facebook, Myspace, Digg, Delicious, StumbleUpon, LinkedIn.

Three Cheap Tools to Measure Blogs and Social Media

Frogloop

It provides a: Breakdown of networks (Delicious, Digg, Facebook, etc) and you’re super users for these sites as well as tips on how to engage the audience. One of the big questions I often get asked by nonprofit campaigners is “how do I know if our blog and social media are succeeding and resonating with people?&# Great question. The very first thing that nonprofits should do is setup a tracking system to measure their blogs and social media.

The Scoop on the New and Improved Google Analytics

Frogloop

bookmarking on Delicious & Digg. Do you use Google Analytics? If so, get ready for a new, redesigned version that is packed with some great features and analytics. You will now receive all of your information concerning your reports in real-time streaming, a feature many of us have been waiting on for years.

ERP Software for a Nonprofit – a Case Study

Vertex Systems

gokubi.com

gokubi.com

Facebook Linked In Twitter Home About Home links for 2006-11-23 links for 2006-11-23 Last Updated on Thursday, 23 November 2006 08:21 Written by Steve Thursday, 23 November 2006 08:21 stamen design | big ideas worth pursuing The guys behind the awesome digg labs tools.

Six Powerful Ways To Make Your Website More Social

John Haydon

The Digg Digg plugin (the one you see to the left of this blog post) includes all the major social media sites and then some. What’s the purpose of your website?

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New Social News Site for Nonprofits

NTEN

You're probably familiar with the concept of social news through sites like StumbleUpon and Digg : users post links to stories, other users rate the posts by voting them up or down. digg social news Idealist.org and Reddit launched a joint venture today: IdealistNews.org , a social news site geared towards nonprofits.

Webinar on Intuition by Vertex

Vertex Systems

Which Social Network Use Base Is More Altruistic?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Pete Cashmore of Mashable has a post that asks an interesting question: Facebook, MySpace (MySpace reviews), LinkedIn (LinkedIn reviews), Digg and Twitter are often compared in terms of features, but which one has the most generous users?

Social bookmarking PR requires sustained community participation | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

The WSJ carefully profiled Digg, Newsvine, Netscape, Del.icio.us, and other ??social s traffic went from virtually nil to over 50,000 hits per day after appearing on the front page of Digg. So how do nonprofits crack the Digg homepage, secure tens of thousands of visitors immediately and influence discussion about their cause far and wide? t work is having a bunch of staff sign up at Digg right before they need something to get big.

16 Twitter Tools for Nonprofits | The SocialPath

Vertex Systems

Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post This entry was posted in Non-Profit Business Advice , Non-Profit News , Social Media.

Social Media Monitoring in 30 Minutes or Less

NetWits

Monitor what’s being bubbled up about you on Digg. Most people will tell you that learning how to effectively monitor (or listen to) what’s being said on the web is the beginning of social media success.

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Social Media and Gender

NCE Social Media

It demonstrates who uses the biggest social media tools – the gender, age, education and income of the people who engage with your Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, Digg and LinkedIn pages. Do you know who uses social media? Do you know that women are driving social media usage?

The Ethics of AdBlock | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

The site raised strong reactions from Digg users , who were almost universally opposed and had angry words (many of them misspelled) for the site’s creator.

The NonProfit Times - The Leading Business Publication For Nonprofit Management

AFP Blog

era has a whole other language – like Digg, Blogger, Facebook and Twitter. The NonProfit Times - The Leading Business Publication For Nonprofit Management: "Do You Speak Geek? Do Your Donors?It It seems like the Web 2.0 But these technologies are shaped by a fundraising cornerstone – personal relationships. Organizations are “far more likely to build trust if you are connecting to your donors as

Generating Buzz: Using Social Media to Drive Website Traffic

NTEN

I set her on the path to join all of the major and up-and-coming social media sites like StumbleUpon , Digg , Reddit , Delicious and Mixx. " So much of social media is dependent on the support of others (votes, thumb-ups, diggs, etc.). Danielle Brigida, National Wildlife Federation. As social media grows in popularity, one fact cannot be ignored: if used well, it can generate impressive amounts of traffic and increase engagement around your cause or organization.

Pro-Tibet Non-Profit Under Cyber-Attack | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Pipes (1) Internet , Security , Students for a Free Tibet Pro-Tibet Non-Profit Under Cyber-Attack 03.27.08 | 3374 6 Comments [link] Pro-Tibet+Non-Profit+Under+Cyber-Attack 2008-03-27+17%3A13%3A13 Allan+Benamer UPDATE: Please Digg this story at [link] We haven’t discussed security very much on this blog for two simple reasons: I’m not a computer security expert and despite the Convio security breach, I rarely get wind of security issues that occur in the non-profit sector.

Free Live Interactive Event: Future of Fundraising

Tech Soup Blog

She’s a native of the great, rainy, Pacific Northwest and has held customer service, product management, marketing and community management roles at some of the internet’s greatest game changers including Amazon, Slide, and Digg.

What is ERP Software for Non-Profits? | The SocialPath

Vertex Systems

Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post This entry was posted in Non-Profit Software. The SocialPath The Vertex Systems Newsletter Skip to content Home ← D.O.L.

Ten Ways to Change the World Through Social Media : Sustainablog

AFP Blog

It’s likely that you Digg stories and even possible that you Twitter. From Sustainablog.Ten Ways to Change the World Through Social Media : Sustainablog: "f you’re reading this blog, then you’re on board with social media. There’s a good chance you belong to social networks like Facebook or MySpace. These technologies and services, together with a growing number of others, make up the social web. NPtech NPBlogs

Wild Apricot Blog : Social Annotation: the Next Generation of Social Bookmarking

Wild Apricot Blog

Is a Sub-Minimum Wage Fair to People with Disabilities? | The.

Vertex Systems

The SocialPath The Vertex Systems Newsletter Skip to content Home ← Why Your NonProfit Should Avoid Social Media Iowa Nonprofit to Repay $40,000 → Is a Sub-Minimum Wage Fair to People with Disabilities?

DOL Releases Disability Employment Stats for January

Vertex Systems

Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post This entry was posted in Non-Profit News and tagged Department of Labor , disability employment.

Social Media 101 TweetChat Recap: Tagging

Tech Soup Blog

Social bookmarking sites include well-known sites such as Delicious, Digg, Stumbleupon, Reddit, and Technorati. The final installment of TechSoup's Social Media Mondays tweetchat series, an interactive companion to its Nonprofit Social Media 101 wiki , covered the topic of tagging.

Transcript: Using Social Networks to Promote Good Causes

Robert Weiner

The discussion featured: Danielle Brigida , the social-media outreach coordinator at the National Wildlife Federation, in Washington, DC where she manages the organization's voice on online networks such as Facebook, MySpace, Care2, Change.org, Digg, and StumbleUpon. If you missed The Chronicle of Philanthropy's June 23 online discussion Using Social Networks to Promote Good Causes , the transcript is now available.