The Michael Jackson Death and Funerals have changed online memorials and tributes forever. People around the globe have left millions online memorials on the web. Twitter was a major place for these memorails.
Tributes have been left at Legacy.com, tributes.com, respectance.com and many others in many nations.
TMZ.com the celebrity website that broke the Michael Jackson death was overwhelmed. Twitter as well came close to a meltdown.
It will continue because MJ Funeral Arrangements have not been finalized both private and public. Joe Jackson MJ’s Father and spokesman Al Sharpton have promised public and global funerals.
“AOL, owner of TMZ, released the following statement about the downtime…
“Today was a seminal moment in Internet history. We’ve never seen anything like it in terms of scope or depth. Historically, celebrity news prompts a worldwide outpouring with several key consumer behaviors – searching, sharing and reacting to the news followed by online tributes has become the modern way to mourn. Princess Diana was the first notable Internet example. Michael Jackson and Farrah Fawcett are the latest.”
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Those memorial tweets just keep on coming