There was no doubt that Twitter was getting popular, but getting more popular than Digg is big news. Twitter has emerged as a huge microblogging platform and now everyone needs a twitter account to stay connected.
Hitwise reports that last week the market share of visits to Twitter surpassed Digg for the first time since launch and was ranked #84 (one above Digg at #85) in the Computers and Internet category. A notable point is the increased traffic to Twitter from Internet users aged 25-34, from 12% last year to 45% for the last 4 weeks. Do follow us on Twitter.