YouTube actually gets more searches for dogs than cats. Yet cats are much more likely to go viral. The average BuzzFeed feline story gets almost 9,000 viral views, compared with 5,000 for canines. Since 2011, cats got almost four times the viral views as dogs. But why? That’s the eternal question. Why all the cat memes? Why such popularity? Why all the cat celebs and internet festivals. What gives here? Well, we’ve come up with eight reasons why cats rule the internet….