New Digg Buttons With WordPress (that don’t work?)

Digg has introduced some new buttons and here is how to use them with WordPress.

It’s smart enough to detect whether your link is a Digg permalink or a URL and whether or not the content exists on Digg already. If it exists, you’ll get the familiar yellow Digg box with a real-time Digg count to suggest visitors Digg your story. If the story doesn’t exist yet on Digg, the first person to click on the Digg It link will be walked through the submission process.

Wikipedia NoFollow Plugin

wikipedia nofollow wordpress

I mentioned I was willing to create such a plugin, I was even cobbling the code together.

Then I noticed a mention over on Matt’s blog (just search for Matt) in the comments that somone had written one.

Long Sales Letters and Social Networking Clash

I just gave Brian a Digg on this, as it is a subject rarely discussed.

A thought provoking post by Brian addressing quite a major issue.
As the marketing world comes to terms with social networking, and social networks get invaded or enhanced by marketers there are many aspects that both sides have to address to come to some form of consensus and safe middle ground.