"1996s Dancing Baby might have been the first one to go viral" Crossword Clue

Author: Olivia Langford
Last Updated: 13 Nov 2023

"1996s Dancing Baby might have been the first one to go viral" NYT crossword answer is:

MEME (4 letters length)

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The 1996s Dancing Baby, also known as "Baby Cha-Cha" or "The Oogieloves," was one of the earliest examples of a viral video. It was created by a group of animators at the now-defunct Silicon Graphics company and featured a 3D-rendered baby dancing to the song "Hooked on a Feeling" by Blue Swede. The video quickly spread across the internet, becoming one of the first pieces of media to be shared widely and quickly. It was even featured in an episode of the hit TV show Ally McBeal, further increasing its popularity.

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Olivia Langford is the Senior Editor for NY Crossword Today. Armed with a degree in marketing management, she also has an excellent grasp of business strategies and communication trends. She has served as a consultant for a few companies who were looking to improve their stakeholder management — her efforts have resulted in at least 10% increase in sales as well as 5% increase in positive feedback for those brands. Beyond her accomplishments in the business world, Olivia remains deeply committed to social and environmental causes. Through her advocacy efforts, she has championed issues related to sustainability, diversity and inclusion, and corporate social responsibility. A mother of three kids, Olivia lives in a quaint little house in the Indiana countryside. When not working, she can be found tending to her garden.

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