With the Internet Friends Day virtual friends will be honored on February 13, 2017. Numerous Internet friends share greetings on this day, especially in social networks. The hashtags #InternetFriendsDay and #InternetFriendDay are used to mark such messages. The Internet Friends Day is also called National Internet Friend Day.
An internet friendship is a form of friendship or romance which takes place exclusively over the internet. This may evolve into a real-life friendship. Internet friendships are in similar context to pen pals. People in these friendships may not use their true identities; parties in an internet relationship may engage in catfishing.