31 YouTube Stats That Matter to Marketers - Hootsuite Social Media Management

Last updated: 02-08-2018

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31 YouTube Stats That Matter to Marketers - Hootsuite Social Media Management

The way we consume video is changing fast. Rather than gathering around the TV to watch our favourite shows, we’re gathering in virtual communities to share both short- and long-form video tailored exactly to our in-the-moment wants and needs.

YouTube’s first video was uploaded on April 23, 2005. It has been watched more than 45 million times. The content? A young man at the zoo observing that elephants have very long trunks.

Of course, YouTube content has become much more sophisticated since 2005, but the network still offers a platform in which everyone from kids to major brands can develop a loyal subscriber base.


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