Kategorie: Clickbait

3. Januar 2016 Aus

We Need to Talk About Clickbait: 21st Century Sensationalism

Von Scott Freedom

Okay clickbait is something we all do or have done as bloggers. Let’s just be honest. It is like masturbation, we all do it, at the very least we have tried it, but at the end of the day it’s not something we go around telling our friends and colleagues about in graphic detail. I am not sitting here typing this on a high horse saying that I am one of the rare few who has never employed questionable journalistic tactics in order to gain readers. I mean hell I remember the first time I figured out how well it