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Why the Number of O's In LOL Matter On YouTube 186

Posted by samzenpus
from the laugh-a-little-louder dept.
karthikmns writes "It turns out that Google uses the number of o's in a lol to weigh how funny a video is. In a blog post Google explains how they came up with an algorithm to gauge a video's comedic potential. So if you want to watch funnier videos, make sure to add some extra o's or help them by visiting their Comedy Slam and voting."
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Why the Number of O's In LOL Matter On YouTube

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