Clickbait is content on the internet that has the sole purpose of attracting as much attention and as many clicks as possible to the page, regardless of the content’s reliability or accuracy. The headlines tend to be misleading or outright dishonest as a way of coaxing users to their websites. “10 things guaranteed to make you lose weight”, ” Leading Banker Reveals 5 Ways You are Losing Money”, “These Celebrities Were Caught!”: these types of titles are increasingly common and make spotting clickbait easy for those who are internet savvy, but many still fall victim to it.

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