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Del.icio.us founder Joshua Schachter tells the story of his pioneering social sharing platform

Did I Make a Mistake Selling Del.icio.us… to Yahoo? (New York Magazine)

Much as I loved del.icio.us… – and I continue to use del.icio.us… clone Pinboard.in – del.icio.us… was never going to be Facebook- Google- or even Twitter-big. People like images and design; a bare-bones text-only site was always going to be a niche.

(Oh, yeah, is that so, respond Reddit and Craigslist, sarcastically.)