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So here are the options at your disposal because this is a very old problem Feeddit - http://feeddit.com/ Feeds are 100 stories long and has the actual link so you can skip past Digg and get directly to the story. A Yahoo Pipe Either cloned or self made regex and mapping replacement modules. If you need assistance let me know otherwise I am just going ...
The problem is that Digg does not accept server-only URLs. The unit at Digg is stories, not websites. They have a filter that tries to detect whether an URL is a story or not. So instead of server.com, I submitted server.com/article.html and it worked:
You can use either AddThis or ShareThis bookmarklets which supports a Digg bookmarklet. http://www.addthis.com/browser-extensions/bookmarklets http://www.sharethis.com/features/download
The exact process is unknown and has changed much over time. Votes from power users will generally have more weight then votes from non power users (At least it used to be this way) also collectively votes from common friends will have less weight. So 10 Votes from 10 people that are all friends will not have the same weight as 10 votes from 10 random ...
Have a look at an experiment called Readable Feeds: http://andrewtrusty.appspot.com/readability/ Readable Feeds can filter out ads and other junk from your feeds so that you can concentrate on the content. It can even repair crippled feeds that only show small excerpts instead of the full content, saving you the time and hassle of leaving your feed ...
It also takes into account the age of votes, and the frequency with which it gets them, so a post that gets 100 votes in an hour will rank higher than a post that gets 100 votes in 5 hours. There are probably a lot of other factors that go into that aren't known, such as the rumor that users who have gotten to the front page before are favored and more ...
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