YouTube

YouTube is an online video sharing and social media platform owned by Google. Around the world, its users watch more than one billion hours of YouTube videos each day.... Wikipedia

  • Type of business:  Subsidiary
  • Founded:  February 14, 2005
  • Area served:  Worldwide (excluding blocked countries)
  • Key people:  Susan Wojcicki (CEO), Chad Hurley (advisor)
  • Products:  YouTube Premium, YouTube Music, YouTube TV, YouTube Kids
  • Revenue:  $19.8 billion (2020)
  • Parent:  Google LLC (2006–present)
  • Website:  YouTube.com, (see)
  • Advertising:  Google AdSense
  • Users:  2 billion (October 2020)
  • Launched:  February 14, 2005
  • Current status:  Active
  • Written in:  Python (core/API), C (through CPython), C++, Java (through Guice platform), Go, JavaScript (UI)
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo