Amazing facts about YouTube

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Amazing facts about YouTube

This is the list about top amazing facts about 

YouTube you didn’t know.

  • Every minute more than 100 hours of videos are uploaded to YouTube.
  • YouTube has over a billion users, almost 1/3 of all people on the internet.
  • The first YouTube video was uploaded on April 23, 2005, featuring its co-founder Jawed Karim at San Diego Zoo.
  • YouTube was founded by three former employees of PayPal.
  • Google bought YouTube for $1.65 billion (1,650,000,000) in stocks just 18 months after YouTube creation.
  • Music video ” Gangnam style ” was so popular, it broke YouTube’s view counter, which had to upgraded.
  • You can navigate YouTube in more than 75 different languages, covering 95% of the internet population.
  • YouTube has production space in Los Angeles that is free to use if you have 10,000 subscribers.
  • The woman who rented her garage to Larry Page and Sergey Brin in 1998 when they were creating Google later became the CEO of YouTube.
  • Anne frank is on YouTube. She was captured on film while leaning out of her window to get a good look of wedding.
  • The oldest video of cats on YouTube dates from 1894
  • YouTube star Grumpy Cat earned more money than the Oscar-Winning Actress Gwyneth Paltrow in 2014.
  • YouTube is the second largest search engine right after Google. Its bigger than Bing, Yahoo!, and Ask combined.

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