Oh, No They Didn‘t, and also called ONTD, is the second largest online community on LiveJournal having more than 100,000 registered members. The community mostly focuses on pop culture and celebrity gossip with most of its articles syndicated from similar gossip blogs around the world. In a way, the site is like the ultimate place to escape and have fun from your every day life. But it’s not just about the gossip. You will also find great tips and advice on virtually any topic you could ever possibly imagine. In fact, there are even sections dedicated to helping you lose weight, curing acne, learning the art of conversational hypnosis, finding love, finding employment, etc.
Many people use ONTD to stay connected with others who live near them, but it’s also used as a forum for celebrity gossip. OnTD is a very active community that thrives on celebrity gossip. On TD, users can find celebrity gossip in their area by searching for words such as, “Wiz Khalifa,” “Robbie Williams’ new romance,” “Ethan Rayfield’s new CD,” “Alicia Keys’ engagement ring” and “Jared Leto’s first solo album.” Other popular topics include the music of female artists like Britney Spears and Pinkie Minogue as well as movies and books.
On TD, users can rate comments made on articles they’ve read, vote in polls, and post questions to the community moderators. Unlike MySpace and other social networking sites, users aren’t required to register as a member before joining on TD. Registered users can simply start chatting and interacting with each other. The community moderators monitor comments made in order to remove offensive comments and remarks that break the site’s terms of service.
On TD, users can read about celebrity gossip from the pages of a daily newspaper in their city, or from a celebrity gossip website hosted on TD. Popular celebrity gossip sites include In Touch Mag and Us magazines. Some news stories listed on the TD website include celebrity gossip from Hollywood insiders and entertainment news from Australia and beyond.
Many celebrities have their own websites, including Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus, Motherhood Maternity and Willow Shields. OnTD offers readers a chance to follow their favorite celebrities through an interactive news blog. The comments section of the blog is interactive and allows readers to comment on news articles, post links to articles, and share stories with other visitors. Some celebrities whose videos are featured on OnTD include Katy Perry, Drew Barrymore, Jessica Alba, Mariah Carey, Leighton Meester, Victoria Beckham, Amy Grant, Selena Gomez, Jennifer Lopez, Freida Pinto and Nicole Richie.
OnTD also features a Twitter feed, which gives readers the chance to see what is posted regarding their favorite celebrities. By clicking on the “Feed” icon in the upper right corner of the OnTD home page, readers can select which tweets they would like to follow. Tweets from other readers can be added to the feed for future updates. To view the live tweets, a person must log in using their Twitter account. The latest news on Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus and other celebrities can be found at any time through the OnTD homepage and their associated blog network.