On Monday, February 6, Matt (who’s last name was asked to be kept anonymous) launched the Ferris State Memes page. After sharing a few of the initial memes, things got rolling, and fast.
With more than 1000 likes and 300 submissions overnight, Matt had struck internet gold, getting the idea from other recent university meme pages. The page now has over 3,000 likes. One big difference that have students reporting mixed feelings is the page moderation. While for other schools, upload is public, Ferris keeps the wall closed to filter out any inappropriate, or—quite frankly—not funny content, as Matt and another moderator receive submissions and review them for posting. (more…)