Founded February 2005 Created by Three former PayPalemployees. Founder Steve Chen Chad Hurley Jawed Karim
What is You Tube• YouTube is a video sharing website on which users can upload and share videos.• In November 2006, YouTube, LLC was bought by Google Inc. for $1.65 billion.• Unregistered users may watch videos, and registered users may upload an unlimited number of videos.
File Formats• WebM files - Vp8 video codec andVorbis Audio codecs• .MPEG4, 3GPP and MOV files -Typically supporting h264, mpeg4video codecs, and AAC audio codec• .AVI - Many cameras output thisformat - typically the video codec isMJPEG and audio is PCM• .MPEGPS - Typically supportingMPEG2 video codec and MP2 audio• .WMV• .FLV - Adobe-FLV1 video codec, MP3audio
YouTube Benefits• User friendly software.• YouTube is that ability to broadcast to anaudience of millions.• YouTube is a website designed to allow usersfrom all over the world to post video creations ofthemselves, and things that they have recorded.• YouTube has been the product of many lowlevel celebrities fame, and has been the cultivatorof making nobodies into somebody withoutcharging any form of price.• Viral marketing has become the new craze forentrepreneurs.• Keep an eye out for any developments orupdates with YouTube so that you can applythem to your marketing.• YouTube is the informative aspect to thewebsite with current events in both a historicalsense• Broadcast yourself or enjoy watching the latestin popular videos,
How to Promote Your Website Sharing Video to Social MediaAdding URL on the Video Sites