Adam Taggart
By Adam Taggart on Thu, Jun 26, 2014 - 12:09pm

Getting the Accelerated Crash Course Featured on Slashdot

Slashdot is an extremely popular and influential website with a highly-educated audience base (lots of engineers and IT professionals).

If an article get featured on Slashdot's front page (aka "the Firehose"), it can receive millions of views in a very short time. Slashdot's firehose traffic is famous for overwhelming unsuspecting servers.