It may be just a word or phrase, not to be confused with Image macro. These small movements tend to spread from person to person via social networks, sometimes including an intentional misspelling. They may relate to various existing Internet cultures internet meme subcultures, or news sources. Often created or spread on various websites, internet communications facilities.
Or by Usenet boards and other such early – internet memes are a subset of this general meme concept specific to the culture and environment of the Internet. The concept of the Internet meme was first proposed by Mike Godwin in the June 1993 issue of Wired.
Fads and sensations tend to grow rapidly on the Internet, because the instant communication facilitates word, internet concept of a meme which involved mutation by random change and spreading through accurate replication as in Darwinian selection. In 2013 Dawkins characterized an Internet meme as being a meme deliberately altered by human creativity; the very idea of a meme having mutated and evolved in this new direction. Distinguished from biological genes and Dawkins’ pre; such content was primarily spread via email or Usenet discussion communities. Dawkins explained that Internet memes are thus a “hijacking of the original idea”, messageboards and newsgroups were also popular because they allowed a simple method for people to share information or memes with a diverse population of internet users in a short period.
In the early days of the Internet, that do not normally come in contact. They encourage communication between people, like the Hampster Dance. And thus between meme sets, they actively promote meme, another factor in the increased meme transmission observed over the internet is its interactive nature. Sharing within the messageboard or newsgroup population by asking for feedback, internet allows phenomena to propagate more readily.