Stack Overflow is a privately held website, the flagship site of the Stack Exchange Network, created in 2008 by Jeff Atwood and Joel Spolsky, as a more open alternative to earlier Q&A sites such as Experts Exchange. The name for the website was chosen by voting in April 2008 by readers of Coding Horror, Atwood's popular programming blog.It features questions and answers on a wide range of topics in computer programming. The website serves as a platform for users to ask and answer questions, and, through membership and active participation, to vote questions and answers up or down and edit questions and answers in a fashion similar to a wiki or digg.
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  • Major websites are increasingly adopting Facebook login

    The adoption of Facebook login among some of the top websites, as ranked by Alexa, has been growing gradually, according to Datanyze. Datanyze, which tracks activity for roughly 25 million websites, finds that there has been a slow and stead increase in Facebook login adoption among the top 1 million websites.

    Justin Lafferty/ Inside Facebook- 5 readers -
  • 5 Ways to Grow Your Blog Without Relying on Google Traffic

    …. Real life scenario: Where to start? In terms of which Q&A platforms to use, I recommend Quora, Klout, and Yahoo! Answers – these are three of the best general Q&A platforms out there. If you are a publisher selling programming books, StackOverflow is right up your alley – at a minimum, ask your writers to stay active on the site. For travel…

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