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YouTube, LLC
YouTube Logo 2017.svg
Teep o business Subsidiar o Google, limitit liability company
Industry Internet
Parent Independent (2005–2006)
Google (2006–present)
Slogan(s) Broadcast Yourself (2005–2012)
(see leet o localisit domain names)
Alexa rank Steady 2 (Mairch 2017)[1]
Registration Optional (Anerly required for certain tasks such
as viewin flagged videos, viewin flagged
comments an uploadin videos)
Launched Februar 14, 2005 (2005-02-14)
Current status Active

YouTube is a video-sharin wabsteid, creatit bi three umwhile PayPal employees in Februar 2005, on which uisers can upload, view an share videos.[2] The company is based in San Bruno, Californie, an uises Adobe Flash Video an HTML5 technology tae display a wide variety o uiser-generatit video content, includin movie clips, TV clips, an muisic videos, as well as amateur content sic as video bloggin, short oreeginal videos, an eddicational videos.

Maist o the content on YouTube heas been uploadit bi individuals, awtho media corporations includin CBS, the BBC, Vevo, Hulu, an ether organisations offer some o thair material via the steid, as pairt o the YouTube partnership program.[3] Unregistered uisers can watch videos, while registered uisers can upload an unlimitit nummer o videos. Videos considered tae contain potentially offensive content are available anly tae registered uisers at least 18 years auld. In November 2006, YouTube, LLC wis boucht bi Google for US$1.65 billion, an operates as a subsidiary o Google.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. " Site Info". Alexa Internet. Retrieved 2017-03-09. 
  2. Hopkins, Jim (October 11, 2006). "Surprise! There's a third YouTube co-founder". USA Today. Retrieved November 29, 2008. 
  3. Weber, Tim (March 2, 2007). "BBC strikes Google-YouTube deal". BBC. Retrieved January 17, 2009.