INFO DIGEST

Posted by | September 21, 2016 | Uncategorized | No Comments

Image result for listiclesOur newest mashup word this year is “Listicle” – the pejorative term for an “article” online that’s really nothing more than a list, as in: 10 Reasons To Worry About Cancer; 5 Signs You’re Going To Be Fired Monday etc. They’re as much click-bait (you do know what click-bait is, don’t you?) as they are useful input. But they’re a fast, simple way to put information in a digestible form. Do we like them? Well, everyone’s a sucker for a good list and easy info. How do you get attention and credit for what you put on social media?