Science Explains How to Make People Click ‘Like’ On Your Selfie
If you asked me why people don’t click “like” on your selfies, I might tell you to take a good, hard look in the mirror. But, what do I know?
That’s why we decided to ask science to explain the secrets on a good selfie. Are you ready for science’s take?
If you want to have a popular selfie… you should wear little to no clothes and have a gun.
Researchers looked at 2.3 million images on Flickr in order to determine whether it was possible to predict whether or not a photo would be popular.
Images that included a miniskirt, maillot, bikini, cup, brassiere, perfume or revolver were more popular.
BuzzFeed‘s Siraj Datoo has more on the science of the selfie.