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The Human Need For Jokes and Entertainment

by newstrategy

ttEntertainment is something people need in their lives, as they get bored of their daily existence. People want to have fun at the end of the day. They want to see funny things and crack jokes. That is the reason why entertainment industry is a huge industry worth billions of dollars. Since the time immemorial, humans used to find things to entertain themselves. Archaeologists have found evidence of cavemen enjoying themselves with music, dance and some kinds of art forms.

Humor is a great way to entertain a large number of people. This is a reason why cracking jokes have been a universal thing found in all countries of the world in one form or the other. A joke is a short and funny story, which shows someone or something in bad light while making people laugh. Jokes normally end with some surprising or funny, or strange twist that can evoke strong emotions in the listener.

The industry that provides entertainment and other sources of amusement for people at a large scale is known as the entertainment industry. In modern times there are many forms of entertainment. Cinema, drama, music, dance, arts are some of the forms of entertainment. Various forms of entertainment cater to various tastes of people. For example, fine arts attract people with finer sensibilities. On the other hand, music attracts young people who want to have fun. Fiction writing is also a form of entertainment that caters to people’s higher intellectual pursuits. Humor and romance are the most popular elements of entertainment, followed by fantasy, glamor and mystery.

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Using Funny Pictures To Make Your Website Go Viral

by newstrategy

Manchester-sink_hole-BernardCEveryone has a sense of humor and that can help you promote your website if you know how to leverage the power of social networking websites like Facebook and Twitter. The majority of Internet users filter out most of the advertisements they see online so using PPC advertising may not bring you the critical mass of visitors that you need.

There is an adage that a picture paints a 1,000 words and with marketing online that holds true. If you post a comedic image of video on Facebook and Twitter then people in your sphere of influence will see this and comment on it. Now this is where the magic of going viral can come into play. The more people who comment and share the image or video then the more people become aware of what your website.

It sounds a bit simple but it truly works and let me provide you with an analogy to provide some perspective. If you see an advertisement asking you to visit a website you may not click on that link because you feel there is someone trying to “sell” you something. With a funny picture you may laugh and click the link to the website to find more funny pictures to laugh at. You will never meet a person who says they are tired of laughing.

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Finding The Humor With Funny Pictures And Getting Close With Laughter

by newstrategy

wMost people have heard that laughter is contagious. It’s difficult to refute that claim, when you hear someone laughing uncontrollably, laughing until tears are streaming down their face, and you just can’t help yourself from joining in. Even if you don’t know what this person is laughing about, it could be a joke, perhaps some funny pictures, it doesn’t seem to matter. Once you’ve caught the laughing bug, you’re stuck with it. No one knows how long it lasts. The duration is different for everyone. Most people will agree that out of all the stuff there is to be afflicted with, the laughter bug is one thing they enjoy catching.

It also often heard that laughter is the best medicine. Laughing helps boost your immunity, decreases pain, and lowers stress. When you laugh, endorphins are released throughout your body causing your mood to improve, your mind to be less burdened and your body to feel more relaxed. It gives you the same benefits that a lot of drugs are used to achieve, but it’s free and it’s good for you, mind body and soul.

Making people laugh has become a very lucrative profession. There are countless comedians who get paid to make crowds of people laugh. Some people are harder to crack than others, and not everyone finds the same things funny, but everyone is capable of producing laughter.

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The Rise of Funny Cat Pictures

by newstrategy

ddPeople like to laugh, and to give their friends and family reason to laugh as well. One of the best uses of the internet beyond its informational and communication capabilities is giving a platform for people to create and share many ways of making themselves and those around them ways to laugh.

The Rise

If you have wandered around the internet to any extent you have probably encountered funny pictures. They started with just a few people capturing amusing or unexpected images of their pet cats and sharing them with friends and family through emails. These emails were so well received that they were shared further and further until they became chain letters. Soon other people were looking for opportunity to take funny cat pictures and send them around. Beyond just emails, entire websites featuring photo galleries filled with these pictures started opening. People could now go to one place and see hundreds of pictures of cats in any number of funny situations. These pictures were put on shirts, mugs, posters and in books. An entire world of cult-like following cropped up as funny pictures became one of the most popular things searched for using internet search engines.

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