Do you want to get more of your followers to like and share your social media posts? Or perhaps you’d like more of your blog readers sharing your blog content?

Understanding the psychological reasons behind why your followers and readers share things can help you to create more shareworthy content. Whether it’s a full blown blog post, or a simple 140 character tweet, increasing shares can help you on your journey of building your online presence.

For some help understanding why people share take a look at this infographic from CoSchedule.

The Psychology of Sharing How to Get More Social Shares for Your Posts