It’s true. Animals, particularly cats, rule the internet. If you don’t believe us, check out some of social media’s most famous cats and best animals to follow on Instagram.
Instagram was made for 3 types of pictures: selfies, food, and cute animals.
EVERYONE KNOWS CATS rule the Internet. But you may not know that their takeover started 20 years ago, in online chatrooms. This particular community (of people, not cats) was characterized by its habit of using Meowspeak, a baby-talk dialect, to impersonate their cats. The inherent creepiness drove some members away, but the Meowspeakers would not be deterred. You could argue their cats were the proto-LOLcat, predecessors to the I Can Haz Cheezburger meme from 2007.