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Browser Plug-In Exposes Exaggerated Headlines For The Clickbait They Are

Browser Plug-In Exposes Exaggerated Headlines For The Clickbait They Are
Innovation

Downworthy takes viral article titles and replaces them with more realistic alternatives.

Serena Chu
  • 27 january 2014

We have all been baited with deceptive headlines like “10 stories That Will Change Your Life Forever” or “You Won’t Believe What Happened To This Five-Year-Old Boy.” While it is nothing to be ashamed of, it is, however, somewhat annoying when the story does not live up to its title. So if you want to filter out the mundane, unoriginal stories from your browser, the new Chrome plug-in Downworthy can do that for you.

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