What Motivates People to Pass Content On?

If you know what motivates people to pass your content on, you have a much better chance of getting them to keep doing so in the future. Why is it that people are willing to continually pass on content from certain sites to friends, while not at all for other sites? These are some of the main factors in play when it comes to why people pass on certain pieces of content. Thinking Emotionally Rather Than Logically Really great marketing gets people to take action by having them think emotionally rather than logically. For example, if a video gets someone really shocked and outraged about some political position, they might post that video on their Facebook wall without necessarily double-checking any of the facts in the video. It wasn't necessarily that the video presented shocking facts, but the fact that they managed to get the watcher in an outraged emotional stage. If you can get your content to really get people fired up, they'll often be much more willing to pass it o…
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Words are Powerful – Use them to Your Advantage

Being able to use your words effectively is one of the most powerful skills you could learn. Through harnessing the power of words, you can build a solid following of users, create content that moves people and sell products that people will want to buy. => The Power of Words through Content Your content isn't just what you say; it's how you say it. It's how well you can build a connection with your readers, how well you can relate with them emotionally, and how well you can create passion. If you have a message but don't know how to convey it with conviction, personality, emotion and credibility, chances are it won't be heard. The keyboard, mouse and graphic user interface were first invented by Xerox researchers. They thought they had the best invention in the world, but just couldn't convince anyone that what they invented mattered. Then Apple came along and shared the discovery with the world. A master of marketing, Steve Jobs used these three new inventio…
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