(SPOT.ph) Following the unveiling of the new Department of Tourism (DOT) slogan, "It’s More Fun in the Philippines," on January 6, Friday, the hashtag #ItsMoreFunInThePhilippines became the top trending topic worldwide. The slogan was created by advertising firm BBDO Guerrero|Proximity Philippines and according to DOT Secretary Ramon "Mon" Jimenez Jr., the slogan answers the fundamental question, ’Why the Philippines?’."
Social networking sites are now abuzz with images depicting netizens’ own take on what makes the Philippines "more fun". Using their own photos from their own travels around the country and fun shots from the Web, people have been sharing their own images and taglines on the official "It’s More Fun in the Philippines" Facebook page.
Over on the virtual pinboard Pinterest.com, blogger Anton Diaz has created a page (pinterest.com/antondiaz/itsmorefuninthephilippines) where Pinoys can share their own memes and help make the photos make it on Pinterest’s most popular images. Diver and blogger Jayvee Fernandez has also posted useful tips on how to join in the fun and create your own "It's More Fun in the Philippines" meme. The meme has also made it to Buzzfeed.com, with a feature posted on January 8. From the witty to the outrageously funny, here, our favorite images:
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Note: The photos featured in this slideshow were all uploaded online-via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter, blogs, and other such sites-by various users. The altered images or photos were likewise sourced by the users themselves. SPOT.ph does not claim ownership of any of the said images.