Now this is interesting. The famous and very handy Post-it notes have been misused by most people all along. It seems like we’ve been using Post-it notes all wrong. Check out the right way to use Post-it notes below.
Unfortunately, Post-it notes don’t come with instructions, so it’s only natural that most of us would be using them incorrectly. Now this is stuff we don’t learn in school, so pay close attention.
The problem with the way we peel them off leaves them folding upwards. Watch what happens when it’s done right.
Using Post-It Notes All Wrong! Check Out The Right Way…
So, the right way to remove a Post-It from its pad? Turn the stack to the side, and pull along the adhesive line, rather than pulling it from the non-sticky side.
Voila! A straight, still-sticky Post-It!