YouTube has all kinds of videos from vines to music videos, movie clips, recipe videos, lifestyle videos, entertainment and mainstream videos, as well as movie previews. All of these are made available to users with a computer and an Internet connection for free.
YouTube was enabled as a domain name in 2005 and is still today one of the world's most visited websites of all times. YouTube provides a platform for people to share videos of all kinds on YouTube. It is a global phenomenon that has changed the world. Every month, seven billion hours of videos are streamed as cited by ColdFusion. According to Moss, millions of people view millions of videos on the site on a daily basis. These include music videos, funny clips, educational videos and mainstream and entertainment news. Looking at some of the biggest videos list compiled by Daniel Hadley, YouTube videos encompass every imaginable category, including average people and not just celebrities.
YouTube is the second biggest search engine in the world only after Google, according to ColdFusion.
The company merged with Google which marked the beginning of an era. Currently, the Vatican and Washington have their own YouTube channels.
YouTube also includes extensive communication between different people from all over the world. Television has been redefined by the website and, according to YouTube executives, YouTube is decreasing the number of people who watch television. Any video which is not offensive or racist can be uploaded on YouTube for enjoyment by people all over the world.