Cool YouTube Facts
1. Out of the 100 most viewed YouTube videos, only 3 are not centered around music.
2. PewDiePie makes over $8 million USD a year purely off his YouTube channel.
3. The average online UK consumer watches 300 videos on YouTube per month
4. Do you ever go on YouTube to watch a music video and then 5 hours later find yourself watching a tutorial on how to talk to a giraffe?
5. In 2010, YouTube was watched 700 billion times, but 99% of the views were of only 30% of the videos.
6. YouTube sees about 4 billion video views every day.
7. If you want to download a Youtube video, just add "ss" to the URL between www. and Youtube
8. It would take one person about 1,700 years to watch every video on YouTube.
9. YouTube founders used Craigslist to promote the site, they offered $100 to attractive girls to post videos of themselves.
10. The first YouTube video was uploaded 10 years ago today.
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