People seem to trust anecdotes more than any other persuasive technique because they can trust someones story. We think that if this happened to that person, we know that they might not be lying and trust that they’re telling the truth.
I think that anecdotes are the most persuasive technique followed by Facts and Statistics. When I was in year 8, I chose anecdotes as a persuasive technique to use in a newspaper article. I did very well and that got me an A+ because the article was very persuasive. I got so happy that i cried of with happiness.
90% of all persuasive technique users prefer to use anecdotes more than anything else.