How Stuff Works

HowStuffWorks, Inc. is a commercial edutainment website that was founded by Marshall Brain with the goal of giving its target audience an insight into the way in which many things work. The site uses various media in its effort to explain complex concepts, terminology and mechanisms, including photographs, diagrams, videos and animations, and articles. A documentary television series with the same name also premiered in November 2008 on the Discovery Channel.
Posts about How Stuff Works
  • How Stuff Works’ Jason Hoch: There is no podcasting bubble

    …. It’s also become more interesting to advertisers, who are coming around to the idea of connecting to a highly desirable audience on demand. In this week’s episode of the Digiday Podcast, we sat down with Jason Hoch, the chief content officer of How Stuff Works, the fourth-largest podcast publisher in America, and the largest one not connected…

    Digidayin How To's- 13 readers -
  • Visualizing Dirty Jobs

    … with a distinct URL. Total U.S. plumbers, pipefitters and steamfitters: 386,900 (Bonus round: It’s not interactive, but this Angie’s List visualization of the world beneath your kitchen sink nicely fuses how-to tips and tricks with a simple illustration that’s easy to read. Animal Control In contrast to exterminators, who often deal with creatures that bite…

    Nate Birt/ Visual.lyin Social- 8 readers -
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