The Most Popular Animals on Social Media [Infographic]

Some of the internet's biggest celebrities can't even operate a keyboard. Once an animal makes its way to a viral network like YouTube or Tumblr, no leash is is strong enough to hold back its cuteness. This infographic from Edgemere shows an overview of some of the most adorable animals on the social web.

Some of the internet’s biggest celebrities can’t even operate a keyboard. Once an animal makes its way to a viral network like YouTube or Tumblr, no leash is is strong enough to hold back its cuteness.

Animals stick out for a variety of reasons — Boo the dog looks like a teddy bear,  Grumpy Cat, aka Tardar Sauce, looks like she just woke up from a nap — but it’s the pet owners who maintain their popularity by uploading new videos and updating their Facebook and Twitter pages with a little extra personality.

This infographic from Edgemere shows an overview of some of the most adorable animals on the social web. (Click to see a larger version.)