Posts Tagged ‘social news’

Hotaru CMS – A Better Pligg?

Hotaru CMS – A Better Pligg?

A quick glance at Hotaru’s demo site and you’d be forgiven for thinking it’s just another open source Digg clone, similar to Pligg, Drigg and SocialWebCMS. First impressions can be deceptive though, because the moment you’ve installed Hotaru, it becomes...

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Author: on November 28th, 2009

Category: HotaruCMS

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RunnerTalk.net A Social News Site For Running Enthusiasts

RunnerTalk.net A Social News Site For Running Enthusiasts

RunnerTalk is a social news / voting community website dedicated to the topic of running and the sport of running in general. There is no doubt that the running industry and marketplace is pretty huge and runnertalk aims to fill...

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Author: on November 13th, 2009

Category: Pligg, Social News

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Drigg For Drupal 6 Under Development Again Thanks To Tony Mobily

Drigg For Drupal 6 Under Development Again Thanks To Tony Mobily

Back in Feburary of this year we reported the news that Drigg’s founding developer Tony Mobily would be leaving the project with immediate effect. Upon Tony’s departure control of his various Drupal modules including Drigg were handed over to the...

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Author: on August 8th, 2009

Category: Drigg, Drupal

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Does DesignFloat Need To Move Away From Pligg To Survive?

Does DesignFloat Need To Move Away From Pligg To Survive?

Designfloat which first launched back in late 2007  was the first Pligg based social news site that i really used to any extent, back then DesignFloat was a great resource for designers and was growing in popularity at a very...

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Author: on April 23rd, 2009

Category: Pligg

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Driggs Founder Tony Mobily To Leave The Drupal Project

Driggs Founder Tony Mobily To Leave The Drupal Project

Tony Mobily The founder of Drigg a popular set of modules for Drupal that allows anyone to build a digg like social news website has recently announced that he is leaving the project with immediate affect. What does this mean...

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Author: on February 10th, 2009

Category: Drigg, Drupal

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SWCMS v1.1 Released With V2.0 In Development

SWCMS v1.1 Released With V2.0 In Development

Social Web CMS or SWCMS for short the popular social news php application that allows anyone to create a digg type social voting website have just upgraded the application to v1.1. v1.1 contains Numerous 'undefined index' error fixes and other...

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Author: on January 13th, 2009

Category: Social Web CMS

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How to Build and Launch a Social News Site in 21 Days

How to Build and Launch a Social News Site in 21 Days

Social media websites have made a huge splash on the Internet as we know it. No longer do editors dictate what is news, and what is important. The power belongs to the masses on social news sites, which is a...

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Author: on December 4th, 2008

Category: Development

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Social Media Aggregators: Distraction or Consolidation?

Social Media Aggregators: Distraction or Consolidation?

Working with social media poses a considerable problem. In most cases, social networks were not designed specifically with professional applications in mind. Look at MySpace and Facebook, two of the real heavy hitters. Both essentially began as places for friends...

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Author: on December 2nd, 2008

Category: Development

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