It's been another wild and wonderful year online. Throughout the year, we've all tweeted, liked, pinned, and LOL'd at amusing things we've come across through social our favorite social networks. So, I thought it would be interesting to take a look back at some of the best and most shared things from the interwebs this year. SI present to you a top 10 of the most popular things that have made their way from the web and into our homes and conversations.
A year doesn't seem like much, but these days a lot happens in one. Companies rise to stardom, then fizzle out. Previously unknowns get their 15 minutes of fame, then retreat back into oblivion. Apps, devices, and gadgets come into vogue, and then lose their appeal. New words and cliche's are introduced, then become overused and taboo. Here's 10 things you've surely come across from the web. Can you believe all this silliness just came into our world this year?
1-2. Best Internet Meme:
Tie: Binders Full of Women
& McKayla Maroney is not Impressed
3. Best Photobomb: Stingray
4. Most Viral Video:
5. Best LOL Cat: Grumpy Cat
6. Most Tweeted & Most Liked: 4 More Years - Barack Obama
7. Best New Word: ERMAHGERD
8. Most Photogenic
- Ridiculously Photogenic guy
9. Most Popular and Then Forgotten
- Draw Something App
10. Most Pinned Recipe: Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberry
What's your favorite internet sensation of 2012?
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