A friend of mine is starting a research project on dance videos (which certainly doesn't mean just ones created by professionals - so e.g. Saudi penguin dances
are just as interesting as Gangnam Style
) that have gone viral on Youtube or other online platforms. Many examples may comprise of both professional and amateur creation e.g. Happy
. The key thing is that dance is the *main* reason for the viral spread. What are the most interesting and influential (or otherwise noteworthy!) examples of this in your experience? Thanks for your suggestions!!
Remember the Diet Coke and Mentos
video? I'm looking for similar examples of internet memes that members of the public could, in theory, learn to replicate at home. Stuff like cup stacking
; make-up tutorials
; Double Dream Hands
; or opening a beer with your arm
. It mustn't be anything that requires special powers (eg double-jointedness) or special props - just household objects. Suggestions?
I'm looking for awesome short environmental videos available online, to be included in an environmental video festival. Thoughts? [more inside]
I'm going to be in a cabin in the wilderness for three days with one of my best friends. We will each be bringing flip cameras with us.
We want to make a viral video and we're looking for ideas of what to shoot/make. Any ideas? Go wild! We're open to just about anything.
If we end up using your idea, we promise to mention your name in the credits.
What are some amazing virally-disseminated music songs from the internet from 2009
? [more inside]
I am looking to make a compilation of music that consists of songs that owe their popularity to Youtube. What songs does the hive mind recommend? [more inside]
PossiblyBeenGoneTooLongFilter: What's up with all the videos of Americans trying Marmite on YouTube? [more inside]
What are some amazing virally-disseminated music songs from the internet from 2008? [more inside]
What application/platform should I use to create a YouTube type portal (focusing on user-generated content) that allows site users to search for content (videos as well as other file types) and upload their own content? [more inside]