Back-Stories

A backstory, background story, back-story or background is a set of events invented for a plot, presented as preceding and leading up to that plot. It is a literary device of a narrative history all chronologically earlier than the narrative of primary interest.Generally, it is the history of characters or other elements that underlie the situation existing at the main narrative's start. Even a purely historical work selectively reveals backstory to the audience.
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  • How Betabrand Nails Product Page Storytelling (And So Can You)

    …. Some have elaborate back-stories, some don’t. Merchandisers are free to craft the content that best guides the customer through the product experience. So what? Sure, it’s easy for Betabrand to tell great stories. They have a unique product, and can get away with being a bit edgy. But what if you’re selling something as utilitarian as a power…

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