Tiffany Kelly

Tiffany Kelly is the culture editor at Daily Dot. Previously, she worked at Ars Technica and Wired. Her writing has appeared in several other print and online publications, including the Los Angeles Times, Popular Mechanics, and GQ.

Discourse about TikToks where people eavesdropped on a stranger's conversation / bridal party drama

On TikTok, eavesdropping is turning into content

Now a stranger doesn’t even need to record you to reveal details about your life to TikTok; they can simply eavesdrop.

On Sep 16, 2023 by Tiffany Kelly

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Celebrity gossip is all over the internet—again

Everyone is paying attention to celebrities’ personal lives right now.

On Sep 9, 2023 by Tiffany Kelly

Reddit Cakegate

Reddit cakegate proved how skewed discourse is on the internet

The chocolate cake post is a perfect example of how people respond differently on different social sites.

On Sep 2, 2023 by Tiffany Kelly

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A TikToker didn’t know about Lilith Fair—and people got mad

People are discovering the all-female festival Lilith Fair, which ran in the ‘90s.

On Aug 26, 2023 by Tiffany Kelly

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I’m trying to be less online. Here’s how it’s going

After being very online since the early 2000s, I tried out an app that blocks you from opening up other apps. 

On Aug 19, 2023 by Tiffany Kelly

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Newsletter: People really hate Aquafina water

Subscribe to web_crawlr to get the best and worst of the internet in your inbox everyday.

On Aug 15, 2023 by Tiffany Kelly

Women getting ready to go to a concert with no tickets

Getting ready for an event without tickets is a whole genre on TikTok

With so many big tours this year, TikTok has really become a resource for concertgoers.

On Aug 12, 2023 by Tiffany Kelly

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Barbenheimer brought out the rude theatergoers—and everyone noticed

During the Barbenheimer craze, people were filming and taking photos of both films, sometimes with the flash on.

On Aug 5, 2023 by Tiffany Kelly

Summer Memes

The hottest memes of the summer

We’re rounding up all the best memes from summer for you. 

On Aug 2, 2023 by Michelle Jaworski, Gavia Baker-Whitelaw, Audra Schroeder, Tiffany Kelly

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The week the internet turned pink

All over TikTok, Twitter/X, and Instagram were stories about the movie Barbie.

On Jul 29, 2023 by Tiffany Kelly

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I saw ‘Barbie’ after seeing all the memes, and here’s what I thought

There hasn’t been a pop culture meme that has taken over the internet quite like Barbenheimer.

On Jul 21, 2023 by Tiffany Kelly

Threads app in app store on phone in hand in front of Threads rainbow gradient background with scattered Threads logos

Is Threads cringe?

It’s still in its infancy stage, and part of that stage is copying viral tweets and posting them on Threads. 

On Jul 15, 2023 by Tiffany Kelly

hand closing door with Twitter app peaking through opening

Which app will become the biggest threat to Twitter?

Right now, we’re seeing a live experiment.

On Jul 8, 2023 by Tiffany Kelly

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I drank a Grimace shake and survived

I became obsessed with the videos. Not only are they creative, but the dark humor is reminiscent of meme culture from a few years ago.

On Jul 1, 2023 by Tiffany Kelly

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The virality of the Titanic sub incident is teaching everyone about the depth of the ocean

The missing submersible reminded everyone about the terrifying depth of the ocean.

On Jun 24, 2023 by Tiffany Kelly