n. A social media post with text, images, or video designed to entice the reader to share the post.
In its short life, BuzzFeed has garnered almost as much criticism as it has readers. Competitors and media critics have panned the website as a manifestation of clickable sharebait on steroids.
Behold, we have entered the age of share-bait: Content that exists only to be shared.
this article is social-media-share-bait
I created www.voicebug.com to see volume of traffic I could generate with TweetBait and see if clicks come from the wild in future.