A viral video is any clip of animation or film that is spread rapidly through online sharing according to Techpedia.com. A video can receive millions of views in a few short days thanks to the power of social media.
It is clear that it doesn’t take much for a video to go viral. Recent viral videos like the “Chewbacca Mom,” broke Facebook Live’s view record after racking up over 100 million views after just a couple days.
BYU students shared some of their favorite videos and explained what they expect a viral video to have for them to watch and share it with friends.