Frequently asked questions
What is Virality?
Virality is a measure of how well the blog is doing on social media. It is a score over 50 calculated using various social sharing metrics
How does a post become a "top post?"
Posts are ranked based on factors like virality (see previous question), clicks in the website and a secret ingredient
How can you prevent cheating
There's a system in place to make sure that people can't boost their click counts. We can't stop a truly determined cheater, but each IP address only gets one click counted, and robots don't count
How does this website work?
Every 15 minutes, our crawler goes through the blogs listed and looks for newly posted posts. The crawler then ads new posts to our database and publishes them on the website
Who is behind this website?
What technology is being used?
This website wouldn't have been possible without The Laravel Framework, the Simple Pie Library, jQuery and other libraries