Why YouTube Promotes Mr. Beast: The Battle For Attention

From Psych IRL. CREDITS: Motion Graphics – https://www.youtube.com/c/JayLaw Voice Overs – https://www.fiverr.com/jonbrattin https://www.fiverr.com/pat_golebiowski https://www.fiverr.com/blarock From YouTube’s inception, we’ve seen different genres of content and creators rise and fall. While this phenomena is a natural occurrence in the world of entertainment (trends come and go), YouTube’s almighty algorithm also plays an integral role in this process.…

The Infestation of Reboots: Why Nostalgia Sells

From Psych IRL. Since the last 2 topics were quite dark, it’s time for a topic that’s a little more chill. This video is a viewer request regarding the uptick in media that evokes nostalgia. Request: “I think the psychology of nostalgia/nostalgia cycles would be really interesting! Like how currently we’re seeing a resurgence of…

The Secret Meaning of Hate Comments (And How To Effectively Respond To Them)

From Psych IRL. If you’ve commented anything on any social media platform, chances are you’ve gotten a couple hate comments in the past. Today we discuss the mechanisms behind them and how to effectively respond. Find me Here: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/DesigningDonna Twitter: https://twitter.com/PsychedIRL Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/psychirl/ CAMERA GEAR (Affiliate): BMPCC 6K: Canon 90D: https://amzn.to/38VKEEV LENSES: Sigma 18-35mm…

Will Viewers Forgive David Dobrik?

From Psych IRL. What happened: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FENQnc2PM2g&t https://www.businessinsider.com/vlog-squad-durte-dom-rape-allegation-david-dobrik-zeglaitis-video-2021-3 Because I made the prediction that David Dobrik would be the next influencer that would be canceled, my reaction to his apology was a highly requested video. Here is my take on his apology and whether or not his viewers will forgive him or not. Find me Here:…

What Makes Twitter So Addicting And Why I Quit

From Psych IRL. Here’s why I quit twitter. Find me Here: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/DesigningDonna Twitter: https://twitter.com/PsychedIRL Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/psychirl/ CAMERA GEAR (Affiliate): BMPCC 6K: Canon 90D: https://amzn.to/38VKEEV LENSES: Sigma 18-35mm F1.8: https://amzn.to/2vbLv5K Canon 18-135 F3.5-5.6: https://amzn.to/2SZiaot Canon 10-18 F4.5-5.6: https://amzn.to/2SUcv2U AUDIO: Sennheiser MKE2 Lavalier Pro Set: https://amzn.to/2Pl5hmo Shure VP83 LensHopper Mic: https://amzn.to/2HP0i9p Main Sources: https://www.pnas.org/content/111/24/8788.full https://www.researchgate.net/publication/301417650_Negative_Messages_Spread_Rapidly_and_Widely_on_Social_M

The Advantage of Being Attractive: Alex From Target

From Psych IRL. Like the story of how Audrey Hepburn was discovered, a lot of people fantasize about being spotted by a famous casting director when going about their day. What’s different today is the internet has made that entirely possible with a click of a button. Whether you’re on Instagram, YouTube, or Tik Tok…