Lessons in contagion: the 10 most viral Tumblr blogs of 2013
Finding out what the 10 most viral blogs on Tumblr were in 2013 might be entertaining, insightful, soul-destroying, or all of those things at the same time. Only one thing’s for certain: there are 10 of them.
Here’s the countdown of the 10 most viral Tumblr blogs of 2013, according to parent company Yahoo:
What Buzzfeed articles would look like with the GIFs removed.
9. Yacht Cats
Cats lounging on boats or other maritime locations. Includes accompanying stories.
GIFs and videos of some pretty darn impressive special effects…
Emojis superimposed over classic paintings.
Cats superimposed over airborne bouquets.
“A blog about trying to find affordable housing in New York City (and elsewhere).”
A satisfying blog featuring images of unrelated objects perfectly fitting together.
3. Hot-Dog Legs
Are they hot dogs or are they legs?
Peanuts comic strips with lyrics from The Smiths inserted.
Pictures of children and the reasons they’re crying.