The Facts, The Stats And The Story About Youtube
JULY 29, 2010
Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Using Wordpress Like a Pro Understanding Word-of-Mouth Marketing: 5 Reasons Why People Share brand Stories » The Facts, The Stats And The Story About Youtube Posted by Anne Herngaard Jul 29th, 2010 Tweet Ever since Steve Chen, Chad Hurley and Jawed Karim created Youtube in 2005, it has been growing into the most powerful online video sharing site, enabling millions of people to share their stories with the world. The founders, who all met while working at Paypal, created Youtube because they wanted to share videos from a dinner party with friends and their email programs couldn’t handle the large size video files. As with other successful tech stories, like Facebook, Google and Microsoft, the creation of the site came to life from a basic need as consumer and from when the site was launched, it was quickly turned into a big hit by simple word-of-mouth. The first video featured on Youtube was uploaded by Jawed – a small clip showing him at the Zoo I found this infographic compiled by Website Monitoring. It shows all the facts and information about Youtube into the five year old timeline: Similar Posts: Youtube Makes Interactive Gallery New Social Good on Social Media Campaign – World Without Torture The Guggenheim Embraces Social Media Tags: Chad Hurley , evolution , Infographic , Jawed Karim , Steve Chen , Youtube Posted in Social Network , Tech Development Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply. blog comments powered by Disqus Posts Comments FOLLOW MINDJUMPERS Top Posts What You Can Learn From H&M’s Use Of Social Media What To Include In a Social Media Policy How Users Engage With Advertising on Facebook Storytelling – A Powerful Tool When Branding Your Organization In Social Media How To Post Effectively on Facebook Why You Need a Blog: Blogs Are The Websites of The Social Media World 4 Ways Social Media Has Changed The Fashion Industry Diesel Kicks Ass With New Campaign! Social Media Marketing Goals & Tools An Interactive YouTube Campaign By Tipp-Ex Subscribe to Blog Subscribe to Danish Newsletter TOPICS Best Practise Cases (46) Facebook (53) Linkedin (5) Marketing & Communication (104) Mindjumpers (32) Social Media (219) Social Network (128) Social Responsibility (43) Tech Development (51) Tips (25) TribeSourcing (15) Twitter (23) FLATTR MINDJUMPERS Mindjumpers © 2010 All Rights Reserved.