YouTube

YouTube is an American online video sharing and social media platform headquartered in San Bruno, California. It was launched on February 14, 2005, by Steve Chen, Chad Hurley, and... Wikipedia

  • Type of business:  Subsidiary
  • Founded:  February 14, 2005
  • Area served:  Worldwide (excluding blocked countries)
  • Owner:  Alphabet, Inc.
  • Key people:  Susan Wojcicki (CEO), Chad Hurley (advisor)
  • Products:  YouTube Premium, YouTube Music, YouTube TV, YouTube Kids
  • Revenue:  $28.8 billion (2021)
  • Parent:  Google LLC (2006–present)
  • Website:  youtube.com, (see)
  • Advertising:  Google AdSense
  • Users:  2.6 billion (January 2021)
  • Launched:  February 14, 2005
  • Current status:  Active
  • Written in:  Python (core/API), C (through CPython), C++, Java (through Guice platform), Go, JavaScript (UI)
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo