#RedditRevolt: Time For a Change

It appears that voat.co is back online and seems to be operating fairly efficiently – for now. Of course, the issue for this site has been receiving a lot of defections from Reddit. What I hope the folks at Voat have done in the intervening days is to upgrade their server infrastructure to anticipate a flood of new registrations as it seems that Reddit continues to self destruct over their weird and incomprehensible policies and management changes.

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#RedditRevolt – A Flash in the Pan?

It looks like that the number of users moving from Reddit is not the only problem Voat has had in recent days. As most already know, the company has come under sustained DDos attacks which has taken the site down for hours at a time. I hope that the new users and those considering moving to Voat, will not become discouraged by recent events. Here’s a brief account from The Independent on the recent struggles.

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