A Retronym is a new name or word for something applied as a term to distinguish a new concept from an old one.
List of YTMND-related retronyms:
- Abandonware Wiki
- A word coined to refer to max's official YTMND wiki before this wiki came along.
- actual YTMND user
- Before spiritual YTMND users came along to keep the YTMND spirit alive on other websites, all YTMND users were actual ones.
- anonymous YTMND user
- before YTMND users were dox'ed, they were simply just users.
- a term that refers to the form a user took before the girlform concept was invented.
- Goldberg Nation
- Before other causes such as the Moon KKKrew, Intrepid YTMND Alliance, Pilleater crew, Partyy Mouse crew, Nisa movement and Suzanne movement started, the Goldberg Nation simply didn't have a name, seeing as it was the original gang that was part of YTMND.
- Prehistoric Era
- refers to some fad made before YTMND was an actual website.
- refers to the Pre-Suzanne Era of YTMND, sometimes known as the "dead era" which lasted between 2009 and 2014.
- White Santabot
- Before Black Santabot came along, he was simply just Santabot.
- YTMND Proper
- a term coined by Supremo Zanne (former YTMND user Suzanne, and Wikia User:Rodanthe) since Suzanne would start remaking YTMND sites as YouTube videos when YTMND got into the Post-Million Era.