YouTube, the leading video sharing website has been around on the internet from the year 2005 and within one year after its launch, it was acquired by Google for a whopping amount of $1.65 billion. In today's technical-driven world, YouTube has become primary choice for many internet users willing to upload a video on to web or to stream a video of their desire.
With the induction of Google’s automatic speech recognition technology, the entire video content on the YouTube can be translated into 51 different languages along with the captions that are displayed at the footer part of the video.
To get few interesting and key statistics about YouTube, it is suggested to explore the infographic given below.
Lady Gaga’s video “Bad Romance” remains as 2nd popular video on YouTube with 185.39 million views next to the PSY’s “Gangnam Style” that set a World record with over 1 billion views.
On an average, a person spends 15 minutes every day on YouTube.
The views of YouTube exceed 2 billion every day and for every minute on YouTube, 24 hours of video gets added to the site.
YouTube features 7,000 hours of full length movies and TV shows.
YouTube comprises large amount of HD content when compared with other video sharing sites.
With 2,159,651 subscribers, the NigaHiga tops the list of most subscribed channels on YouTube and Fred, ShaneDawson TV and Smosh are few other popular subscribed channels on the world’s popular video sharing site.