1. OMFG Dogs
Sometimes, it's not the invention that wins but the innovation. An Australian developer remixed an old Swedish pop song with a GIF made by popular animator Paul Robertson. Combine the two and you have a rainbow-colored, looping pack of dogs running to save the Internet from a bad day.
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Most of us spent an unfathomable amount of time on the Internet in 2012. At Mashable, most of that time was spent productively (look at all of these cool things we wrote). But we reserved a portion of that time to laugh our butts off at some seriously silly websites.
When you're not Tumbling, pinning, tweeting, tagging or deciding what filter to add over your brunch photography, sometimes all it takes is a very simple website to make you laugh.
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Some of these websites required more work than others -- a few happened to grab the perfect domain. Check out our 10 favorite purposeless websites of 2012.
This story originally published on Mashable here.