digg Statistics and Facts (2021) | By the Numbers

Digg Statistics and Facts

Here are a few of the most interesting digg statistics and facts I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Digg Statistics and FactsPlease note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these digg stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%

digg Facts

  • Website: digg.com
  • Year Founded: 2004
  • Founders: Kevin Rose and Jay Adelson
  • Headquarters: New York, NY
  • CEO: Michael O’Connor
  • Owner: BuySellAds.com

digg Statistics:

Amount that Google was reportedly offering to buy digg for in 2008:

$200 million

Amount that digg ended up selling to Betaworks for:


Number of upvotes on digg before its 2012 reboot:

350 million

Number of digg monthly visitors at its peak popularity (2008):

40 million visitors