Digg Scoops Up Images, Tweaks Categories

    December 4, 2007
    WebProNews Staff

It took a while but Digg finally has an images category available for contributions and sharing with other Diggers.

Digg became more photogenic as the social media site finally tucked an image-dedicated section into the site. Kevin Rose tipped Intel as the sponsor for the Images section in his Digg the Blog post.

Submitting an image works as it does for stories and videos, but with a couple of differences. First, when suggesting a picture from a page full of images, Digg’s crawler looks at the page and presents up to ten images from it.

The submitter then selects the image from those thumbnails and continues the process. To help limit duplicate image submissions, Digg will integrate technology from Id