Digg bans RSS feed submissions to decrease spam

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  1. trooper

    trooper Regular Member

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    The latest smart move: banning RSS feed submissions. No longer can every single post from a site be auto-submitted to Digg via RSS.

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    http://downloadsquad.switched.com/2011/02/14/digg-bans-rss-feed-submissions-to-decrease-spam/
     
  2. fiesta

    fiesta Junior Member

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    it was just a question of time with all the submissions social site receive daily
     
  3. mike2000

    mike2000 Elite Member

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    Good move... :)