Nov 112015
How Facebook Is Stealing Billions Of Views

It wasn’t that long ago when YouTube was the king of the video world online. But now, Facebook has quickly become one of the Web’s top video sites. The thing is, most videos posted on Facebook are just copies of YouTube videos. Content creators on YouTube are getting screwed, while popular Facebook pages steal their videos and upload them as their own, rarely linking to the original. Kurzgesagt explains the tense situation in this new clip which ironically will probably end on uploaded to Facebook sooner or later. 


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Jul 262015
Youtube Complaints 2015

There’s no doubt that one of the most popular websites in the entire world is YouTube. You can find nearly everything on the largest video streaming site, from hilarious comedy sketches, to news, to educational videos. But now that YouTube has become so prevent, viewers and content creators are finding more and more things to complain about. After covering it before, Barely Productions is back with another hilarious episode of their annual YouTube complaints in real life. 


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Jun 272015
YouTube Celebrates Marriage Equality Ruling

As everyone who has a television, radio, or Internet connection has learned, the Supreme Court of the United States just made the ruling that gay marriage is legal in all 50 states. After hearing such great news, the official YouTube Spotlight channel made this special video featuring countless famous YouTubers and viral videos of people coming out to their families and YouTube fans as gay. This touching video has gone viral with over 3.5 million views already!


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May 282015
The A To Z Of YouTube

It feels like it was just yesterday when most Internet users in the know were using Google Video to get their online video fix. Then, this small video hosting site called YouTube started to gain traction. Soon, it was bigger than Google’s mediocre video service. So Google did the Wall Street thing and bought them.

That was ten years ago. 

In honor of ten amazing, memorable years, YouTube Spotlight put together this rap video featuring the A to Z of viral videos, memes, and YouTube culture. How many of the over 75 references do you recognize?


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Mar 092015
Philip DeFranco Gets Married And Has An Awesome YouTube Wedding

Most people on YouTube are familiar with Philip DeFranco who hosts the popular Philip DeFranco Show which has over 3.4 million subscribers. Over the weekend, Phil married his long time girlfriend Lindsay Doty.

YouTube vlogger Charles Trippy was at the wedding and captured all the fun. Many other famous YouTubers were guests at the wedding, including Flula, The Fine Brothers, Rhett and Link, Shay Carl, Michael Buckley, and more. How many YouTubers do you recognize? 


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