YouTube @Seven: 72 Hours of Video Uploaded Every Minute; 800M Worldwide Users, 3Billion Views/Month

On May 20, today, YouTube celebrating its 7th birthday, the team on May 20, 2005 first shared YouTube with the world.The YouTube team notes, "We've come along way in the past 7 years. What started as a handful of videos shared among friends has transformed into a global platform delivering the next generation of channels […]

YouTube Seventh Birthdat, May 20, Born on May 20, 2005

On May 20, today, YouTube celebrating its 7th birthday, the team on May 20, 2005 first shared YouTube with the world.

The YouTube team notes, "We've come along way in the past 7 years. What started as a handful of videos shared among friends has transformed into a global platform delivering the next generation of channels to anyone, anywhere, and on any device."

At seventh today, "72 hours of video are uploaded to the YouTube site every minute." "In other words, every single minute you now upload three whole days worth of video instead of two," the YouTube team said.

In additon, the team also notes, that YouTube now has around 800 million users all over the world, subscriptions now ha increase to 50% and users have been watching over 3 billion hours a month.

That's 61 Royal Wedding Ceremonies, 841 Bad Romances, and 1,194 Nyan Cats.

Here is the last year's YouYube's sixth year infographic:

YouTube Sixth Year Infographic

Also, the YouTube now has tens of millions of channels featuring talented filmmakers, home videos, skateboarding tricks, music, and car enthusiasts there has always been one consistent voice.