What is Viral Content?
Viral content is Internet media and content that quickly gains user recognition and popularity across the Web through massive sharing, typically via social media networks. Viral content appear as a blog, video, comedy, music, etc. Viral content is characteristically considered by the Internet community as: unusual, “taboo” / inappropriate, comical, extraordinary / unusual, extreme / shocking, outstanding, incredible, undisclosed / secretive. Viral content is intended to evoke an emotional response. Positive and useful content typically performs better than negative content. Positive content tends to be shared more readily.