Kim Stafford is just another example of how social networks like Tumblr, Twitter and Imgur are designed to strip stories of their context and reduce everything to a single line — or image.
A timeline of Facebook parties gone wrong [Infographic]
The Walking Dead gets the “Honest Trailers” treatment from Screen Junkies, and just for fun, there’s a bonus rant in here about why the show matters to us here at SocialTimes.
Scaling a startup is hard work, but it shouldn’t be a mystery as to how to do it. Today, YesGraph’s Ivan Kirigin stops by SocialTimes to tell us how he did it.
President Obama visits the Apple store in the hopes that they can get the government working again in today’s viral video.
In hip hop culture, the rap battle is when two emcees get together for a combination of bragging and degrading one another to decide who will reign supreme. Since geeks and nerds are always battling for internet supremacy, it seems only appropriate to duke it out hip hop style.
Even kale can go viral if you follow these tips from Pingage on how to build a better pin on Pinterest. This infographic shows how a picture of leafy greens generated 451 repins, 1,936 site clicks, and 58 new followers in its first 24 hours on the image-sharing site.
Pinterest is where food lovers go to be with their own kind — no one will judge you for over-sharing on this network. But some recipes are more habit-forming than others. From this infographic, you’ll learn which courses, dishes, ingredients have the best odds of spreading, how big the images need to be to lure in unsuspecting pinners, and what time you should post to reach the most foodies.
So you want to make a viral video, eh? Unfortunately, viral success is sort of like finding a needle in a haystack, but a new tool from Viral Ad Network called TubeRank is here to help you find just the right combination of emotional triggers and interests for your video to help make that haystack just a little smaller.
Happy Friday, ladies and gents! The weekend is just hours away and, as we always do, we’re celebrating with a roundup of some of the funniest videos of the week. This week’s Friday Morning Laughs includes an adorable sprinkle-faced kid, goats yelling like humans (gotta love that!), a Jeopardy surprise, a Valentine’s Day prank, the death of the Harlem Shake and more.