Web Archive Internet Meme Database | Know Your Meme
About this Item
- Internet Meme Database | Know Your Meme
- Know Your Meme (KYM) is a website and video series which uses wiki software to document various Internet memes and other online phenomena, such as viral videos, image macros, catchphrases, internet celebrities and more. It also investigates new and changing memes through research, as it commercializes on the culture. Originally produced by Rocketboom, the website was acquired in March 2011 by Cheezburger Network. Know Your Meme includes sections for confirmed, submitted, deadpooled (rejected or incompletely documented), researching, and popular memes.
- Created / Published
- United States.
- Subject Headings
- - Memes
- - Folklore and Mythology
- Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 20540 USA
- Source Url
- Access Condition
- - knowyourmeme.com (domain)
- - www.youtube.com/user/KnowYourMeme (domain)
- - www.youtube.com/knowyourmeme (domain)
- - youtube.com/knowyourmeme (domain)
- Online Format
- web page
- Additional Metadata Formats
- MODSXML Base Record
- MODSXML Supplemental Record
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Internet Meme Database | Know Your Meme. United States, 2010. Web Archive. https://www.loc.gov/item/lcwaN0009692/.
APA citation style:
(2010) Internet Meme Database | Know Your Meme. United States. [Web Archive] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/lcwaN0009692/.
MLA citation style:
Internet Meme Database | Know Your Meme. United States, 2010. Web Archive. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/lcwaN0009692/>.
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