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Viral email
also called a "pass-along email" and has 2 more synonyms

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  1. a certain kind of email which rapidly propagates from person to person, generally in a word-of-mouth manner

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  2. This is an example of a viral phenomenon, which is used for profit in viral marketing, but can also contribute to the propagation of Internet memes like viral videos

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  3. may arise in a number of situations, but the process is relatively simple: an individual receives an email, often (but not exclusively) of a humorous nature, he or she forwards the email to their friends

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  4. A 2004 study into viral email behaviors identified a number of reasons as to why people may pass along emails

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  5. In viral marketing, the aim is to spread awareness about a product offering, service or concept using word-of-mouth behaviors

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