Trending aims to surface videos that a wide range of viewers would find interesting. Some trends are predictable, like a new song from a popular artist or a new movie trailer. Others are surprising, like a viral video. However, in India, Trending displays the same list of trending videos for each of the 9 most common Indic languages. The list of trending videos is updated roughly every 15 minutes. With each update, videos may move up, down, or stay in the same position in the list. Amongst the many great new videos on YouTube on any given day, Trending can only show a limited number. Trending aims to surface videos that:.
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What determines if a video is ranked on Trending?
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YouTube was created by three PayPal employees as a video-sharing website where users could upload, share and view content. The domain name "YouTube. The concept was an online dating service that ultimately failed but had an exceptional video and uploading platform. Ultimately, creating an easy to use video streaming platform that wouldn't stress out the new internet users of the early s. Karim was a programmer and helped in making sure the initial website got put together properly and helped in both design and programming. YouTube began as an angel-funded enterprise working from a makeshift office in a garage. After opening on a beta service in May YouTube. After launching six months later they would be drawing well over two million viewers a day. By March the site had more than 25 million videos uploaded and was generating around 20, uploads a day. The site delivered an average of million video views per day in July.