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    What is viral content?

    Over a few articles, I have read and seen a lot of viral content. Unfortunately, i still do not really understand what makes something viral. Most of the time when i ask what makes a viral post, i get answers along the lines of: something that provokes you, something funny, something you can relate to or something irresistible to people but i still haven't been able to get the answer for myself which leads to my questions: What is a viral content, how do you tell if it's going to be viral and how do you find viral content?

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    They actually answered your question as best as it really can. You don't know ahead of time is something is going to go viral or not.

    An example of viral content is the cat memes you see. People share the cute and funny ones. This is viral.

    Another example would be an article that actually solves a serious problem a LOT of people have in a way they can understand it. These types of articles get shared in forums, on blog posts etc. Again, this would be viral content.

    Something you think may go viral may not. Something you think would not go viral, may go viral.

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    1. Lists stills rule
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    If you want to share some picture/video with your friends - this makes it viral. Your friend will most probably share this pic with his friends and so on. The word of a mouth is a great thing, but you need to be really creative to make viral content.

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