If you use social media, you’ve most likely heard of or come across the four-letter word that has taken the internet by storm: the meme. While the internet is a tremendously advanced place of business, collaboration, knowledge and global connectivity, it also has a side that provides comic relief, often in the form of internet […]Read more "Getting to Know “The Meme”"
Objective My meme reaches at least 100 views on Imgur. Background My meme was inspired by two memes that I put together. One meme being the “white people” meme: a blanket generalization statement about silly things white people do. The other the “absolutely/literally no one” meme: this idea that even without a trigger a person […]Read more "How People Actually React To Memes"
Introduction Going viral is a goal that social media users dream of. We’ve all been there. You think of a fire tweet, look it over several times, throw in a couple of hashtags for more engagement, but other people don’t seem to find that tweet as “likebale” as you had hoped. You then lose the […]Read more "How Hard is it to Make a Meme Go Viral?"
Kat Brady (Syracuse, NY) — Background The reason I chose to design this meme is because I feel it addresses a very relatable issue for a lot of college students at the moment. Being a senior, I know that a lot of my peers are trying to be as social as possible, especially with Graduation […]Read more "Viral Content Challenge: The Friend That Doesn’t Want to go Out"
OBJECTIVES Starting off, the objectives for the This is What Memes Are Made Of campaign were seemingly simple: Receive 500 views, between on-site and link click-throughs, on the Imgur interface Receive 20 favorites and 10 retweets on Twitter Throughout the process, some of these objectives proved to be surprisingly more difficult than others – as […]Read more "Viral Campaign: This is What Memes are Made Of"
Who Can Relate? Monday vs. Friday BuzzFeed BFF #NHBuzzFeed Posted by Jacqueline Kane on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 Background: I wanted to do something that was relatable to everyone. In developing the idea for this meme, I thought a good topic idea would be x vs. reality. And then I decided to make Instagram […]Read more "Viral Video Conclusion and Report"
I had sought out on a quest to obtain virality with one rather iconic image of Obama taken by yours truly. In that journey, the idea was to connect an aspect of student life that was relatable to the send off of the former administration. Obama Skips Class Too The attempt resulted in the image above, […]Read more "A Meme That Attempted to Win All of Our Hearts"