An animation or film that is spread rapidly through online sharing is called a viral video. Viral videos can receive millions of views within a very short time as they are shared on social media platforms. Most viral videos contain humor. Here is the list of the most viewed YouTube videos in January 2015.
What makes a video viral?
- Technique & Contrast
- Popular lip singing
- Surprise factor
Top 3 Viral Videos of January 2015
1. Dover Police DashCam Confessional (Shake it Off)
The original video of the officer’s performance has gained more than 20 million views on YouTube this month. A video was set-up and created by the police department to celebrate its Facebook page gaining 10,000 likes, USA Today reports.
2. Crazy Plastic Ball Prank
This is the funnest and hardest pranks that Roman Atwood has ever done. With nearly 20 million views on YouTube, Roman Atwood’s Crazy Plastic Ball Prank has become viral this month.
3. “NFL 2015” – A Bad Leap Reading of The NFL
Bad Lip Reading is one of the web’s most popular YouTube channel, and almost always goes viral when they debut a new video up. In honor of the past NFL season coming to a close, the group once again made a hilarious bad lip reading of NFL athletes and coaches. This never gets old, because people love it! This video has reached more than 16 million viewers.
2. Dover Police
3. Bad Lip Reading