What Buzzfeed, Upworthy, and Cracked can Teach You about Socially Explosive Content

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December 4, 2013 - 2:05pm

The big three: Buzzfeed, Upworthy, and Cracked. These are blogs that have absolutely dominated the social media landscape. Cracked articles easily pull in hundreds of thousands of views, Buzzfeed gains thousands of social shares, and Upworthy is pushing well beyond 30 million uniques a month. The interesting thing about these sites is the fact that there isn’t much difficulty with what they’re doing that you can’t do on yours. Allow me to explain … Link (Bait) and Switch (Sometimes) The three sites are masters of the headline. Funny enough a lot of these headlines are near replicas of the list … Continue reading

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