Clickbait works for a reason: Because people click on it

Even if only a few people use precise¬†words, employ thoughtful reasoning and ask difficult questions, it still forces those around them to catch up. It’s easy to imagine a slippery slope down, but there’s also the cultural ratchet, a positive function in which people race to learn more and understand more so they can keep … Continue reading Clickbait works for a reason: Because people click on it