10 really cool YouTube facts

10 really cool YouTube facts

Here are some YouTube facts you may find interesting. Don’t underestimate the power of advertising on YouTube! Consider it the next time you’re planning your online media buy.

  1. Every minute, 24 hours of video is uploaded to YouTube.
  2. YouTube receives more than 2 billion viewers per day.
  3. The U.S. accounts for 70% of YouTube users.
  4. By June 2006, more than 65,000 videos were being uploaded every day.
  5. Over half of YouTube’s users are under 20 years old.
  6. You would need to live for around 1,000 years to watch all the videos currently on YouTube.
  7. YouTube is available in 19 countries and 12 languages.
  8. The very first video uploaded was called “Me at the Zoo”, on 23rd April 2005.
  9. Music videos account for 20% of uploads.
  10. YouTube uses the same amount of bandwidth as the entire Internet used in 2000.

Statistics from YouTube press centre.