Forget FOMO, Meet MOMO: The Latest Social Media Anxiety Issue Is The ‘Mystery Of Missing Out’


If you’ve only just got your head around FOMO (that’s the Fear of Missing Out), there’s a new social media anxiety emerging – and it’s arguably more worrying than its predecessor.

MOMO (the Mystery of Missing Out) is when people feel like they’re missing out on their friends’ lives because said friends AREN’T posting on Facebook or Instagram.