When your blog post starts to spread wildly across the internet, facebook, twitter, sites all over the place only to find that you suddenly get slammed with spam and backlinks galore.
"Dude, You should virate that news"
"Hey did that post virate I gave you, or did it fall on deaf hands?"
Present tense: "My post is virating at the moment"
Past tense "Holy smoke Batman! That post I made has virated my blog out"