Why So Pushy? Why Social Networks Push Non-Friend Content In Your Streams

by Mark Traphagen
Some of you may be old enough to remember that bane of the early days of email: the mass forward. Often passed on to you by your dear Aunt Tillie, these emails were usually forwarded with all caps subject lines like, “OMG I CAN’T BELIEVE WHAT THESE KITTENS JUST ATE!!!” Of course, such email forwards never really died – they just resurrected themselves on Facebook and at Upworthy.Read the full article