Frequently Asked Question

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What's happening on RuzzIt?

RuzzIt is a social viral filter. Our webplatform automatically aggregates, organizes and displays any kind of contents (videos,articles,links) which have been shared or liked the most on the main social networks.

Ok thanks for the blah, blah but what are you really doing here?

Lots of stuff, even if the website seems very basic.

First of all, we don't create our own content, we are just aggregating content from basically everywhere :
- From yourself when you ruzz a link
- We have as well some algorithms running all day long and fetching some popular rss feeds, facebook pages or youtube channels, popular websites feeds, etc..

We are only aggregating public contents.

For each link we aggregate we are getting it's social public statistics from the main social networks.
Finally we allow you to display any kind of contents and order them according to your favorite social criteria.

What does Ruzz Mean ?

Ruzz is a term we invented to define what we do.

When you "Ruzz" a link, it's a mix between seeing how much it buzzes and sharing it.
Moreover it's s a funny word and can be said in many different languages.

What does Ruzz Mean ?

A "Ruzz" A "Ruzz" is a link which has been shared one or several times on Ruzzit.
It can be any kind of link (url): a youtube video, a video, a news article or any page from a website.

What does the "RuzzIt" button do when I'm not logged ?

When you enter a link and "ruzz it", you will be able to see it's social statistics and who posted this link for the first time on RuzzIt.
If you are the first one to post the link and you are not logged, the "Ruzz" will be attributed to anonymous user.

What does the “RuzzIt” button do when I’m logged?

- If it's the first time that this link is posted, it will be an "Exclusive ruzz" for you.
It will be displayed on your profile page in "Exclusive Ruzz" category.
Moreover, each time the link will be displayed on RuzzIt, it will be mentionned that you "Ruzzed" this link for the first time.

- If it has already been "ruzzed" by someone, you will see refreshed statistics of the link and it will be displayed on your profile page in the "Ruzz" category.

What’s the difference between “Exclusive Ruzz” and “Ruzz”?

- If it's the first time that this link is posted, it will be an "Exclusive ruzz" for you.
It will be displayed on your profile page in "Exclusive Ruzz" category.
Moreover, each time the link will be displayed on RuzzIt, it will be mentionned that you "Ruzzed" this link for the first time.

- If it has already been "ruzzed" by someone, you will see refreshed statistics of the link and it will be displayed on your profile page in the "Ruzz" category.

What exactly are the social statistics based on?

Our "social statistics" are given by the main social networks.

So far we are getting the following statistics :
- Nr of Facebook share given by Facebook open graph for a link
- Nr of Tweets given by Twitter Official API
- Nr of LinkedIn Likes given by LinkedIn Official Api
- Nr of Pinterest Pin given by Pinterest
- Nr of Google plus given by Google Plus API
- Nr of Youtube views for a youtube video given by Youtube API V3
- Nr of Youtube thumbs for a youtube video given by Youtube API V3
- Nr of Ruzz for items posted on "RuzzIt" given by our API

The "Total Shares & Likes" include the sum of the following statistics:
- Nr of Facebook share
- Nr of Tweets
- Nr of LinkedIn Likes
- Nr of Pinterest Pin
- Nr of Google plus given
- Nr of Ruzz
It does not include the number of views or Youtube thumbs, otherwise videos will have higher ranks.

The social statistics are refreshed randomly but generally every hour for the content which has been published during the day

Can you automatically get the content of my website?

Yes, of course we can. In fact, we prefer it this way.
You just have to submit us a feed were we can get your content.
We can deal with rss feeds, but as well with a facebook page or, a youtube channel.
Just send us a mail to contact@ruzzit.com with your feed details and we will get back to you.

How do you determine the type of a content?

Again, here various algorithms determines the type of a content for a link.
The type for a content you submitted is not the one you want ?
Just send us a mail to contact@ruzzit.com, We'll see what we can do!

Why is Ruzzit only available in French and in the English?

Good question!
We are getting there, just give us more time to make our prototype available in other languages..

How can I contact you?

contact@ruzzit.com

Who is behind Ruzzit?

Does it really matter ? A team of cool guys ;-) If you are really curious then you will have to find out by yourself ;)
Basically we are a company based in Montreal.
Ruzzit is a registered trademark.
If you are a providential investor or a potential partner just drop us a mail: contact@ruzzit.com.

I see a bug.

Well that's cool, we are tracking them!
We don't have the possibility to buy you a coffee.But if you are nice enough and you have time, can you send us a bug review (just a screenshot or a description of how you got the bug)?
It will help us to improve your experience on Ruzzit.Thanks a lot!

Where can I download a phone app?

We understand your excitement for our web platform :-)

When we will have more time and more developers to help us, but this is one of our objectives.

Can I add a button Ruzzit directly on the pages of my websites?

Yes, soon, it will be possible. If you are really in a hurry and your site belongs to one of the top 100 sites on alexa, I'm sure we can find a solution for you

Do you hire?

We would like to, but first we need the money to pay you. However if you really like the project just drop us a mail.
We are mainly looking for webdesigners and front web development skills.

I have an idea. Can I make a suggestion to improve the site?

Yes of course. We are always looking for our users experiences feedbacks and suggestions.
Drop us a mail at contact@ruzzit.com

How can I get in contact wtih someone from Ruzzit?

Drop us a mail at contact@ruzzit.com we will answer as soon as possible.