www.youtube.comwas activated on February 14, 2005, and the website was developed over the subsequent months.
www.youtube.comled to problems for a similarly named website,
www.utube.com. The site's owner, Universal Tube and Rollform Equipment+, filed a lawsuit against YouTube in November 2006 after being regularly overloaded by people looking for YouTube. Universal Tube has since changed the name of its website to
youtube.com.tr. The local version is subject to the content regulations found in Turkish law+.
|YouTube+ YouTube is a video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California, United States. The service was created by three former PayPal employees in February 2005. In November 2006, it was bought by Google for US$1.65 billion.|
|List of YouTubers+ YouTube personalities, often referred to as YouTubers, are people or groups who are popular because of their videos on YouTube.|
|YouTube Symphony Orchestra+ The YouTube Symphony Orchestra (YTSO) is an orchestra assembled by open auditions hosted by YouTube, the London Symphony Orchestra and several other worldwide partners.|
|YouTube Awards+ The YouTube Awards or YouTube Video Awards are awards given out as formalized recognition of the best YouTube videos of the preceding year, such as favorite music or comedy genres, as voted by the YouTube community.|
|Multi-channel network+ A multi-channel network is an organization that works with video platforms such as YouTube, to offer assistance in areas such as "product, programming, funding, cross-promotion, partner management, digital rights management, monetization/sales, and/or audience development" in exchange for a percentage of the ad revenue from the channel.|
|YouTube Poop+ YouTube Poop (often called YTP for short) is a type of video mashup made by editing pre-existing media sources for the purposes of humor, entertainment, shock, and/or confusion, and often contain mature content.|
|YouTube Music Awards+ The YouTube Music Awards (commonly abbreviated as YTMA) is an awards show presented by YouTube to honor the best in the music video medium.|
|YouTube Live+ YouTube Live was a 2008 event streamed live on the Internet from San Francisco and Tokyo. It was hosted by a variety of YouTube celebrities, including The Black Eyed Peas rapper will.i.am, Tom Dickson of Will It Blend, Michael Buckley, The Happy Tree Friends, Fred, Smosh, Esmée Denters and singer Katy Perry, among others.|
|YouTube API+ The YouTube Application Programming Interface, or the YouTube API, allows developers to access video statistics and YouTube channels' data via two types of calls, REST and XML-RPC.|
|YouTube Rewind+ YouTube Rewind is a series of videos produced, created, and uploaded by the YouTube's official channel account on the website.|