7 Things We Learned About Viral Content in 2014

by Tessa Wegert
A teenager sitting at his computer lip-syncs the words to a Romanian pop song. The boy is ebullient, and the song is catchy. Somehow that’s enough to produce one of the world’s original viral videos: “Numa Numa.” The video just turned 10, and in the years since we’ve seen countless others blow up online even bigger than “Numa Numa.Read the full article

KONY 2012

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YouTube stars Rhett & Link: The art of the viral video

How do you get millions of people to watch a YouTube video?YouTube stars Rhett & Link believe they've figured out the science behind making online hits. For more information please visit http://www.hlntv.com/video/2014/06/18/rhett-link-youtube-stars-facebook-song-belly-button


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