People use anonymous question apps to learn about the world and themselves
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My Instagram followers want to know whether I like veggie chips and how many push-ups I can do in a row. The answer is no and one. On this weeks Whyd You Push That Button, Vox.coms Kaitlyn Tiffany and I discuss anonymous question-and-answer apps why do people use them, both to ask and receive questions?
First, I chat with my pal Vanessa about how they use Instagrams question and answer feature to build community. Then, Kaitlyn chats with a minor Tumblr celebrity, Klaudia, about how she handles questions shes asked and how she guides the youth of today through their lives. And finally, I interview Janis Grivins, the COO of Ask.fm, about why people ask anonymous questions and what purpose a masked identity can serve.
As always, you…