The recent news that Yahoo! has sold to the guys who founded YouTube got me thinking about another former big name in link sharing, Technorati. Does anyone still use either of these sites? I did back in 2006, but mostly just half-heartedly to promote It would seem that in 2011, we’ve found other, more directly social means for sharing sites.

A quick glance around Technorati today for sites ranked similarly with turned up little other than spam sites, just like everything else.