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USA USB: A Case Study In Internet Fame

Last week, fi5e posted the USA - USB: American Flag USB Memorial here on Instructables. The project was a quick one, but the execution and goofiness in both the project and the video was excellent. The USA USB was clearly aiming for geek cred (despite using two USB ports instead of one) and pretty much nailed it.

Now we learn that the whole thing was an exercise in being Internet famous. While the USA USB didn't have quite the impact it should've, here's a breakdown of what the goals were and 8 tips for getting more attention to your contribution to the Interwebs.

USA USB: A Case Study In Internet Fame

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I feel so used and dirty. We he write? will he call? Does he even care?! Checks profile. Nevermind, it's cool.