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Jessica Amason
Jessica Amason is the Viral Media Editor for, where she investigates viral marketing and the contagious web. Jessica is also the creator of "viral sensation" and its forthcoming book adaptation (HarperStudio 10/27). She has worked as a Lead Blogger at AOL's web culture blog,, correspondent for WePCTV and hosts New York media events like Internet WeekNY's Webutante Ball. Prior to developing a fascination with the social web, Jessica was a music journalist for The Associated Press and Aquarian Weekly. She has appeared as a guest on CNN, Headline News and Pop17 and her work has been covered by the Today Show, Time Magazine, New York Times and Wired.

Blog Entries by Jessica Amason

The Month in Viral: A Sexy November

Posted December 3, 2009 | 11:34:54 (EST)

November may be the most sex-filled month in viral ever. Affairs, sex tapes, Katie Couric booty dancing - it was almost enough to overshadow the Twilight New Moon premiere! Just kidding, that's impossible. So let's revisit the sordid fare that kept you clicking.

Hell Is For Huggers

The best Thanksgiving...

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The Month in Viral

Posted September 30, 2009 | 16:44:07 (EST)

As BuzzFeed's resident "viral scientist," I investigate how the most contagious items on the Web enter our hearts, minds and inboxes. So join me as we take a look at the most viral stories of September and fondly remember all things Kanye.

Kanyegate '09

This month's superstar is the internet's...

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