What you must know about the science of mind viruses and cultural evolution

People toss around the terms “viral” and “meme” on websites, blogs and in conversation, and we understand what is meant by them.  On the internet, going viral means everybody is watching or reading…

Source: www.zipminis.com

Another gem by Darin Hammond. I like him helping us understand the evolution and understanding of what a "meme" and "viral" really means, but it’s a great discussion about cultural evolution and how it affects all aspects of life, not just blogging or content placed on the internet. It really gets you thinking about it. Nice article, Darin!  Be sure to read this one. You’ll feel a lot smarter for doing so. 

–techcommgeekmom

About TechCommGeekMom

Danielle M. Villegas is a technical communicator who has recently started her own technical communications consultancy, Dair Communications. She has worked at the International Refugee Committee, MetLife, Novo Nordisk, and BASF North America, with a background in content strategy, web content management, social media, project management, e-learning, and client services. Danielle is best known in the technical communications world for her blog, TechCommGeekMom.com, which has continued to flourish since it was launched during her graduate studies at NJIT in 2012. She has presented webinars and seminars for Adobe, the Society for Technical Communication (STC), the IEEE ProComm, and at Drexel University’s eLearning Conference. She has written articles for the STC Intercom, STC Notebook, the Content Rules blog, and The Content Wrangler as well. You can learn more about Danielle on LinkedIn at www.linkedin.com/in/daniellemvillegas, on Twitter @techcommgeekmom, or through her blog.
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