Why Content Goes Viral: What Analyzing 100 Million Articles Taught Us. | OkDork.com
Here at BuzzSumo, we’ve analyzed the social share counts of over 100 million articles in the past 8 months. So it’s fair to say we have a pretty good idea of what gets shared the most.
There’s always been some nagging questions that we’ve wanted to answer. We came up with this set of questions, hoping to challenge popular assumptions on how to make your content go viral:
– What types of emotions did the most popular articles invoke?
– What type of posts typically receive a lot of shares? (lists? infographics?)