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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?
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

Too beautiful to be real? 16 surreal landscapes found on Earth

Lists

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15 Signs You Should Be A Makeup Artist [Source: BuzzFeed]

Humor

Cute and Funny Illustrations by David Olenick [Source: Sortrature]

GIFs

35 Gifs That Made Us Laugh [Source: Smosh]

Out of the Ordinary

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Study Determines this is the Most Relaxing Song Ever [Source: Apartment Therapy]

Unique Digital Experiences
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Sleep Calculator [Source: Web-Blinds]

Hacks & Productivity Tips

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How to Focus [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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