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What Content Rocks on StumbleUpon

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At StumbleUpon, we know a lot about the Internet. Global marketers, publishers and brands are regularly tapping our team for best practices around creating sharable and engaging content experiences.

To answer the question “What Content Rocks on StumbleUpon?” we traveled to Berlin’s largest conference for online marketing, OMCap, to present some top tips and case studies.

Content on StumbleUpon that generates the highest engagement and drives the most shares is content that creates an emotional response with its audience. Here are some popular formats:

Beautiful Imagery

[Source: Mother Nature Network]


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[Source: BuzzFeed]



[Source: Sortrature]



[Source: Smosh]

Out of the Ordinary


[Source: Apartment Therapy]

Unique Digital Experiences

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[Source: Web-Blinds]

Hacks & Productivity Tips


[Source: Funders and Founders]

There are a lot of different kinds of content experiences that resonate with people. Don’t be afraid to test new formats and techniques!

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