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IN Creative ON 12 Feb, 2016
An Australian woman recently got a lot of fame just by coming up with a useful Chopstick Hack and posting it on the social network. The woman decided to use chopsticks for other purposes. She expected a few comments from her friends and family and a handful of shares on Twitter.
But to her surprise, the picture went so viral that it was shared about 3,200 times on twitter. Within seconds, the woman got famous all over the world. Read on to know about her discovery.
She saw the image on her news feed on Facebook and then decided to share it with her friend so that they also come to know about the awesome use of chopsticks. She got a lot more famous than she expected her to be because of the picture.
The hack is nothing unusual. Anyone could have come up with it. After using your chopsticks, just cut out the chunky wooden part off the ends and use them as stands to keep your utensils on.
There have been several retweets wherein this hack has been performed just to make it fail. They are popularly known as "Failed Chopsticks Hacks".
No one could ever imagine how a single share can make you so damn famous. The woman has been featured in many newspapers from around the world since then. Newspapers in Ireland and Germany showcased her as the brain behind the awesome discovery.
She is shocked to see how quickly online content can go viral. She posted the pictures for her friends but ended up posting it for the world.
She says that when she slept, the picture had already been shared by 1000 people. But when she woke up the response was shocking. Her friend had even posted a link to a newspaper article about her on her timeline!
She believes that by sharing this picture, she has taught the world about proper chopsticks etiquettes.
The picture has been shared a number of times.