About Mike Hawkins

Passionate about ultimate frisbee, photography and travel, I'm an active Californian who 10 years ago fell head over heels in love with living abroad in Europe, and love bringing a healthy dose of American enthusiasm to a string of start-ups and small European companies. History and culture are great and all, but I'm still searching holding out hope for the perfect Manchester hamburger... any tips?

Webinar: “Create interactive quizzes that are actually viral”

2017-10-19T17:22:36+00:00

What makes a Riddle quiz, poll, or list go viral? Sure, Riddle makes it easy to create your own interactive content. But there are also a number of good tips and best practices that will take your Riddle from being merely good to flat out awesome. I recently got our in-house viral content expert [...]

Webinar: “Create interactive quizzes that are actually viral” 2017-10-19T17:22:36+00:00

We don’t collect and sell user data – period.

2017-01-05T19:50:06+00:00

We came across this interesting article in the Wall Street Journal - exposing how some online quiz providers are harvesting user responses to sell to data-hungry marketers. Needless to say, we were very surprised. It’s one thing to focus on making really cool interactive content tools - viral quizzes, personality tests, and the like. That’s [...]

We don’t collect and sell user data – period. 2017-01-05T19:50:06+00:00

8 Reasons to Create Viral Content with Riddle

2016-11-21T11:21:26+00:00

“I love quizzes and polls. They are a perfect growth hack. One of my favorites.” - Aladdin Happy, CEO of GrowthHackingIdea.com Best of all? Riddle is completely free to use - create as many quizzes, lists, and polls as you like. Or, you can try our paid white label [...]

8 Reasons to Create Viral Content with Riddle 2016-11-21T11:21:26+00:00

Using Riddle quizzes, poll, and lists in the classroom

2017-10-19T17:16:24+00:00

Riddle is very young - yet in the short time since we’ve launched, we’ve been super excited at how many teachers have embraced Riddle’s free quiz, poll, and list tools. Educators are one of our biggest groups of users - they like using Riddle to engage, assess, and involve their students in a fun [...]

Using Riddle quizzes, poll, and lists in the classroom 2017-10-19T17:16:24+00:00

Add your own logo to your Riddles

2017-10-19T17:17:29+00:00

Want to remove our logo or use your own (or your client's) in your Riddles? Now you can! By popular request, our white label packages are now live - you can give your Riddles the exact branding you need. ​ Lead generation: Go beyond using our lead gen forms to collect just a name and [...]

Add your own logo to your Riddles 2017-10-19T17:17:29+00:00

New feature alert: “Copy a Riddle” now live on Riddle!

2017-10-20T10:15:55+00:00

Starting today, you can now copy any of your Riddles on Riddle.com - perfect for quickly making a new version of a quiz, poll, or list. The great Ferris Bueller said "Life moves pretty fast.." and he's right. These days, we're all busy - so who doesn't love saving time? Right, so how do you [...]

New feature alert: “Copy a Riddle” now live on Riddle! 2017-10-20T10:15:55+00:00

Now share any Riddle quiz on Whatsapp & Facebook Messenger

2017-10-20T09:51:24+00:00

Think back to when you were a kid. Didn’t your parents always tell you it’s better to share? We think so too. That’s why we spent last week working flat out to make Riddle even more social. Our first big improvement? Any viewer can share your Riddle on WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger!   Next, we’ve [...]

Now share any Riddle quiz on Whatsapp & Facebook Messenger 2017-10-20T09:51:24+00:00

Collect your users’ names and email on Riddle

2017-10-20T09:53:37+00:00

It's a big day for us. Our tools have always been great for engaging our creators' audiences, but that interaction stopped once they left your site. Until now. Starting today, we're introducing a new tool to let you continue the conversation. In just a few clicks, you can now quickly display a form asking each [...]

Collect your users’ names and email on Riddle 2017-10-20T09:53:37+00:00

Riddle quizzes are now YouTube-friendly!

2017-10-20T09:54:18+00:00

If a picture’s worth a thousand words - a video must be worth… sheesh - a million? Riddle is now YouTube-friendly - you can now include video in any Riddle! Unleash your inner Spielberg - choose just the right clip to make your quiz, test, poll, or list even more engaging and viral. Simply click [...]

Riddle quizzes are now YouTube-friendly! 2017-10-20T09:54:18+00:00