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20 Things That Happened To BuzzFeed in 2016

ICYMI: Another freaking year at BuzzFeed

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TASTY blew the fudge up!!!

1 in 4 of all Facebook users saw a Tasty video in their feeds each month, and we launched pages in Mexico, UK, France, Brazil, Germany, and Japan!
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1 in 4 of all Facebook users saw a Tasty video in their feeds each month, and we launched pages in Mexico, UK, France, Brazil, Germany, and Japan!

Launched a little DIY channel called Nifty

This upcycled bath mat video got shared over 3.7 Million times!
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This upcycled bath mat video got shared over 3.7 Million times!

Blew up a watermelon with rubber bands on Facebook Live and everyone lost their damn minds

The video had over 800K concurrent viewers during the stream and has over 11 Million views to date.
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The video had over 800K concurrent viewers during the stream and has over 11 Million views to date.

Struck a movie deal with Warner Brothers to turn Brother Orange into a movie!

Jim Parsons will play the leading role of BuzzFeed writer Matt Stopera and yeah, Ellen DeGeneres and Illana Glazer are producing it NBD.
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Jim Parsons will play the leading role of BuzzFeed writer Matt Stopera and yeah, Ellen DeGeneres and Illana Glazer are producing it NBD.

Started a cool things division aka BuzzFeed Product Labs

And brought you the Tasty Cookbook, Fuck Shit Shop, and Fondoodler!
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And brought you the Tasty Cookbook, Fuck Shit Shop, and Fondoodler!

Linked up with Olympians to do tings

Like having an Olympic swimmer test waterproof makeup
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Like having an Olympic swimmer test waterproof makeup

Collabed with our friends at Mondelez to make our health and wellness channel Goodful, come to life

And over 160M of you watched how to grow new veggies from kitchen scraps
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And over 160M of you watched how to grow new veggies from kitchen scraps

Started a Podcast called "See Something, Say Something"

About the Muslim experience in America. It was named one of the best new podcasts by the New York Times - check it out!
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About the Muslim experience in America. It was named one of the best new podcasts by the New York Times - check it out!

Discovered a softcore porn tape that Donald Trump appeared in

Just going to leave this here
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Just going to leave this here

We had to movie offices AGAIN in New York, LA

And got new digs in Brazil, Japan, and the UK
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And got new digs in Brazil, Japan, and the UK

Threw our first L'Art Show

And turned our New York office into a gallery space for a night
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And turned our New York office into a gallery space for a night

Learned that people really enjoy our long form series

Like Unsolved and Worth It (Thanks for watching, guys!)
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Like Unsolved and Worth It (Thanks for watching, guys!)

Had some really cool people visit us

Justin Trudeau, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Neil Degrasse Tyson, the cast of Fantastic Beasts, Khloe Kardashian, Nick Jonas, Adriana Lima, JoJo, Gayle King, and Stephen Colbert to name a few
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Justin Trudeau, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Neil Degrasse Tyson, the cast of Fantastic Beasts, Khloe Kardashian, Nick Jonas, Adriana Lima, JoJo, Gayle King, and Stephen Colbert to name a few

BuzzFeed News broke some crazy ass stories all over the world

Did you hear about the Stanford rape incident or about Macedonian teens making big $$ off of fake news?
BuzzFeed

Did you hear about the Stanford rape incident or about Macedonian teens making big $$ off of fake news?

Partnered with Twitter to livestream election night coverage

Thanks god for the open bar where we served cocktails with names like Bad Hombre
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Thanks god for the open bar where we served cocktails with names like Bad Hombre

BuzzFeed News registered over 15K people to vote

And made some videos with Obama as part of our Turn Up To Vote campaign
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And made some videos with Obama as part of our Turn Up To Vote campaign

One of our most shared snaps was this twerking banana

What does this say about us?
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What does this say about us?

Boners and penises were hot this summer (based on actual data)

Take this penis quiz if you missed it
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Take this penis quiz if you missed it

Started a development partners program

And launched bigger, better shows from some of your favorite producers: Broke, Unfortunately Ashly, Am I Doing This Right?
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And launched bigger, better shows from some of your favorite producers: Broke, Unfortunately Ashly, Am I Doing This Right?

And had over 800. Billion. Content. Views. this year

that's a lot of 👀
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that's a lot of 👀

Here are some of the best BuzzFeed Video moments from 2016

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Onward to 2017