By: Ethan (Lomax)
What, Who, Where and When
Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawed Karim created YouTube in February, 2005. They made it in the city of San Francisco, CA. Chad Hurley studied design at Indiana University in Pennsylvania. Steve Chen studied computer science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Stanford University is where Jawed Karim studied.
Advertisers pay to have their commercials seen by many viewers. YouTube advertisers pay per view of their ad, with an average cost ranging between $.10 – $.30. On YouTube, there are 4 original types of ad formats. These appear with videos before and between videos, when you search something or on the home page.
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Their headquarters is in San Bruno, California. YouTube doesn't detail the number of employees it has, but a person familiar with the company said it has between 600 and 700 staff members. YouTube plans to increase staffing by more than 30% this year as the Google Inc. video-sharing service rapidly expands around the world. Youtube employees can be executives, engineers, legal staff, among others.
YouTubers are people who post and edit videos on YouTube. The top 10 most popular are: 1. Pewdiepie (gaming) 2. Smosh (funny videos, songs and gaming) 3. Tobuscus ( gaming and funny videos) 4. FineBros (reaction videos) 5. Sky Does Minecraft (Gaming) 6. Stampylonghead (gaming) 7. Niga Higa (funny videos) 8. Captain Sparkles (songs and gaming) 9. Vanoss Gaming (Gaming) 10. Rhett and Link (talk shows and songs).