YouTube Gets a Sweet Birthday Gift: Two Billion Hits Per Day
You read that right -- people stream two billion videos daily on the Google-owned site. But YouTube's co-founder is modest about the statistic. "Two billion video streams is a large number, but on average people are only spending 15 minutes a day on the site compared to five hours a day watching TV," he told BBC News.
Chad also says that the company has "much further to go," adding: "I see this great growth opportunity in the online video market and we are positioning ourselves to be a leader." For most people, YouTube is the leader of all video streaming sites, serving as the go-to spot to get online content. And with that many streams per day, it seems YouTube is here to stay.
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