The common myth is that the US government created the Internet has a secure way to communicate in the aftermath of a nuclear attack. In reality, the government created the Internet so that everyone around the planet could share cat videos with each other.

While it’s easy to make a cat video, it’s hard to make a good cat video. First, keep it short. Remember, people have a short attention span on the Internet. Second, make sure you have a reason to capture a video.

Just showing a picture of a cat isn’t enough any more. There has to be a reason for your audience to want to watch your video.

To read more tips for how to capture the perfect cat video, click here.