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How do I jump start a submissions-based website?

My answer to How do I jump start a submissions-based website? on Quora

Post a lot of stuff yourself. Get some friends to post stuff too.

Or be a bit sneaky about it: Reddit famously bootstrapped their site using fake accounts: http://www.geekosystem.com/reddi...

This is How do I jump start a submissions-based website? by Simon Willison, posted on 7th January 2013.

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