If you haven't been Rick Rolled yet, you probably will be. It's the biggest prank in the online world. Find out how to Rick Roll like a pro.
Step 1: The First Time
To successfully Rick Roll somebody, all you have to do is send them a link to Rick Astley's 1987 music video for the song "Never Gonna Give You Up." You can find a link to the video just by searching "Rick Roll" or the song title. Paste the link into an e-mail or instant message, and send it.
Step 2: Explain
You'll probably have to explain the prank to your target. 18 million people in the U.S. have been Rick Rolled.
Step 3: It's On!
Now that you've fired the first shot, the game is on! Your goal is to Rick Roll your target as many times as possible. You'll need to disguise the link and mislead your target. And be on guard, because your target will soon start Rick Rolling you.