How To Make Your Website Do the “Harlem Shake”


The Harlem Shake is an Internet meme that went viral on YouTube in February 2013. The meme is in the form of a video that began being replicated according to a similar concept by many people.

Since its viral debut earlier this month, a lot of different "editions" of the video have benn uploaded to YouTube. Some of them made by a bunch of friends, and other made by Agencies and Companies. And now, "Harlem Shake" phenomenon is infiltrating other websites. is a website whose sole purpose is to "Harlem Shake-ify" other sites with the meme. Just type in any URL, and watch as it gets a case of the shakes. Try it with your own!

The Harlem Shake Bookmarklet achieves similar result, but you have to install the bookmarklet plugin first, and then click on it when visiting any webpage.

Watch how it works in the video, below:


Visit, and use your arrow keys to click: up, up, down, down, left, right, left, right, b, a, b, a. You'll be in for a surprise.

You can run, but you can't hide of it!

Image courtesy of YouTube, TheSunnyCoastSkate

Source: Mashable & Wikipedia

Nuno Ricardo Da Silva – Creative – Criativo – Comunicação Online – Online Communication – Web Design – Design – Porto – Design Porto – Web Design Porto – Designer Porto


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