The platform Google video, YouTube , revealed Thursday that the number of unique users who visit the site every month sharing videos has reached 1,000 million , about six months after the social network Facebook also got reach this record.
“Almost one in two people on the Internet visit YouTube”, said the team video platform on its official blog.
According to YouTube, the 1,000 million monthly active users of the Google Video platform represent the equivalent of about ten times the audience of the Super Bowl, if YouTube were a country, it would be the third largest in the world after China and India and PSY and Madonna would have to repeat his performance at Madison Square Garden more than 200,000 times.
The YouTube team has thanked the power users have reached this figure. “From the aspiring filmmaker in his basement and the next big pop star, fans around the world who tune in, subscribe and share their favorite videos with the planet, thanks for making YouTube what it is today . “
Facebook was able to surpass the mark of 1,000 million users last September , a global penetration level that has made the search more difficult sustained growth.