Our Favorite Sites for Uplifting Content & Volunteer News
What's trending for 2014? Viral uplift - sharing inspirational and uplifting content that quickly spreads across the globe via social media! From those viral videos with squealing puppies to news stories about do-gooders surprising strangers with random acts of kindness, GOOD news is quickly becoming the norm and helping all of us smile a little more each day. Check out our fave viral uplift sites:
1. Hooplaha.com: Aggregating content from all over the web, Hooplaha brings you videos and posts that capture the best parts of life, giving, service, wellness, inspiration, humor and more - check out this great video experiment done with NYC subway signs.
2. Upworthy.com: Feel-good content that makes you think, laugh, sometimes cry and helps you speak your mind, Upworthy's unprecedented viral growth in 2013 is sure to continue in 2014 - feel better when you read good news and find new ways to make a difference through viral sharing of posts on facebook.
3. Huffington Post Good News: News-oriented real life stories make the headlines in the good news section of HuffPo; from a courageous teen sharing her inspirational message to the 10 Most Tear-Jerking Weddings of the Year, find one little grain of inspiration in real-world happenings that can blossom into something new for you.
4. Ted.com: Free and riveting talks by experts, story tellers, journalists, celebrities, CEO's, you name it, Ted Talks are a way for viral lift and eye-opening dialogue to make its way to ears across the globe. Comedian Maysoon Zayid shares her humorous take on overcoming the odds with cerebal paulsy for example, a must-listen.