There is no such thing as ‘bad press’

Caroline Egan
5 min readJul 12, 2023

How negativity generates money

Photo by Sander Sammy on Unsplash

Negativity and anger seem to fuel the internet and news these days. The most extreme headlines garner the most clicks. Comment sections are riddled with name-calling, assumptions and misguided opinions.

The most complex of ideas are misrepresented in click-bait titles and distilled down into something that has doesn’t even slightly resemble…

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Caroline Egan

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