How to make a basic meme

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How to make a basic meme

  1. 1. How to Make a Basic Meme AN INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO BY TAYLOR ZACHAR
  2. 2. What is a Meme?  The Definition by Dictionary.com  a cultural item that is transmitted by repetition in a manner analog ous to the biological transmission of genes.  My Definition  An image, video, or text which is spread quickly through the internet and is shown in many variations A meme made by Sam Coy
  3. 3. Memes There are a variety of different memes. There are what I call “picture and text memes” which are pretty much exactly what they sound like: pictures with humorous texts go with them. These are the memes we will focus on in this presentation. Photo by CarlNERV via flickr. BY-NC-SA
  4. 4. Making Your Own Memes  First off you could try and make your own memes right from scratch.  Situational memes such as cat breading, Tebowing, Faith-Hilling, etc. are very easy to recreate on your own with just a camera and a friend to hold it…. P.S. watch out for trains!!!
  5. 5. Making Your Own Memes  There are other ways however to make your own memes  On the web there tons of different websites which allow you to make your own memes  http://www.mememaker.net/create  http://makeameme.org/  http://builder.cheezburger.com/builder/  And many many more  Today we will focus on: http://www.mememaker.net/create
  6. 6. Making Your Own Memes  First off go to www.mememaker.net/create
  7. 7. Making Your Own Memes  Once you get to the website you will see a list of base pictures you will want to choose one.
  8. 8. Making Your Own Memes  There are many pictures to choose from for my example I picked the “one does not simply” or Boromir meme as my base template.
  9. 9. Making Your Own Memes  Once you have chosen your picture you can add captions.
  10. 10. Making Your Own Memes  Once you add caption simply press save and your meme is complete.
  11. 11. Making Your Own Memes  From there you can recaption your meme or share it to various social networking sites.

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