9 Easy Ways To Get People To Like You, According To Science

Let’s get real for a second: when people don’t like you, it can really suck. I know you want to be all “I don’t care what people think,” but you probably do. It’s natural to want people to like you! You don’t want to go through life feeling hated and alone. When I was in high school, I was suuuuper paranoid that people didn’t like me. Now that I think about it, I was probably just overreacting, but I also ended up pushing people away because I thought they didn’t want to be my friend. It’s really common to think like this. You want to make a good impression, but you don’t want to be too annoying, but you also want to be funny and engaging, without being too over-the-top. It’s HARD. But it doesn’t have to be! Luckily, science is on our side when it comes to this stuff.

There are scientific reasons for everything these days. Did you know there was a scientific reason why you might be a hipster? Certain behaviors can really affect how you are perceived by others. This means that there are some foolproof ways to get someone to like you, according to scientists who literally study this stuff.  I don’t know if you knew this, but there are people whose job it is to actually be able to figure out personalities, and they recently mapped out the easiest ways to get others to want to be around you. Don’t take this stuff too seriously, but if you want more friends, these ways to get people to like you just might work:

Are you going to try any of these tips to get people to like you? Tell us in the comments!

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