- Internet & the Web
YouTube Reveals its Most Watched Lists of Videos and Hot Search Terms
The video streaming website magnate, the YouTube made a groundbreaking move recently...
... For the first time ever YouTube is sharing its most watched lists of videos and some of its fastest-rising search terms to the public. From small time happenings that surprisingly get the global attention and even nod (a Minnesota wedding party that erupted into dancing), one of the great historic moments in human history (the inauguration of the very first Afro-American US President Barack Obama), some ubiquitous and expected (New Moon) and some truly unexpected but heartwarming (Susan Boyle pulling a big surprize in a talent search in UK). All of these great stories was been seen and told in YouTube, and all was inspiring, entertaining and above all connected every people (millions of them) in the internet regardless of the color of skin, social status in life, sex and age. Additionally, YouTube is also a haven for Hubbers in the wonderful realms of HubPages in reinforcing their well-loved Hubs with imported and embedded videos.
Now lets get the ball rolling and let's see what videos reigns on top in the charts of the powerhouse YouTube (in some instances however Youtube combined views across multiple versions of the same video).
Susan Boyle gaining worldwide fame with a near flawless rendition of "I Dreamed a Dream". Video from YouTube
Most Watched YouTube Videos (Global)
1. Susan Boyle, Britain's Got Talent, 120+ million views
2. David after Dentist, 37+ million views
3. JK Wedding Entrance Dance, 33+ million views
4. New Moon Movie Trailer, 31+ million views
5. Evian Roller Babies, 27+ million views
Most Watched Music Videos (Global)
1. Pitbull, "I know You Want Me," 82+ million views
2. Miley Cyrus, "The Climb," 64+ million views
3. Miley Cyrus, "Party in the USA, 54+ million views
4. The Lonely Island, "I'm in a Boat," 48+ million views
5. Ken Hilson, "Knock You Down," 35+ million views
The historic Barack Obama's inauguration speech. Video from CSPAN and YouTube
Here is the list of some fastest-rising search terms (Keywords or tags in HubPages hehehe) for each month of the year including December.
Fastest-rising YouTube search terms by month (Global)
January - inauguration (of US President Barack Obama).
February - christian bale (the effervescent star of Terminator Salvation and Public Enemies is taking a crack at stardom).
March - the climb (by Miley Cyrus).
April - susan boyle (the surprize package in the Britain's Got Talent that sweep online users with her stunning and captivating voice).
May - pacquiao vs hatton (two of the biggest star in boxing colliding in the ring, Pacquiao win this one with a crushing second round stoppage).
June - michael jackson Thriller (the King of Pop's legendary song is lording over the world's airwaves along with his other popular songs).
July - michael jackson (people still can't forget Michael Jackson's untimely death, as lamentations from his fans all over the world is evident here).
August - usain bolt (the current world's greatest sprinter and perhaps of all-time minus the steroids hehehe).
September - Kanye West (the famous rapper and producer getting much attention for this month).
October - paranormal activity (one of the much-anticipated and one of the most scariest movie of all-time, is a perfect fit for this year's Halloween).
November - bad romance (people go agog and gaga with the sizzling Lady Gaga this month whose songs are truly entertaining and oozing with so much energy).
December - tiger woods (the planet's premier golfer who gotten himself to a controversy this month, whoa tough luck for him, hope he'll pull through with this one).
Pacquiao demolished Hatton in just two rounds, a true display of sheer boxing power and wits. Video from YouTube.
Fastest-rising YouTube search terms by month (United States)
January - inauguration (of US President Barack Obama).
February - on a boat (by ft. T-Pain).
March - watchman ( a movie directed by Zack Snyder that focuses on cults and religious movements).
April - susan boyle (shows that looks can be deceiving and proved the saying "Dont Judge the Book by its Cover" is true).
May - pacquiao (the Filipino boxing icon is also a big hit in the US)
June - michael jackson thriller (Americans seems unstoppable in hearing this enigmatic song. Michael Jackson's unexpected demise is indeed drawing some huge lamentations across his homeland).
July - wedding (as expected this is the month to tie the knot with your darling).
August - send it on (the official Music Video of Walt Disney's Friends for Change).
September - kanye west (the famous rapper and producer getting much attention for this month).
October - paranormal activity (truly one of the scariest movie that was produced, Paranormal Activity is drawing buzz and raves this month).
November - adam lambert (the flamboyant and controversial runner-up in this year's edition of American Idol is creating great noise this month)
December - Tiger Woods (The planet's hottest golfer Tiger Woods is in hot water this month no thanks to his infamous extra-curricular activities).
My ninth hub in the Christmas HubChallenge...
You might be interested in:
- The Role of Electronic Components in Our Daily Life
This is My 100th hub and it is a tribute to the field of endeavor that was my "Bread and Butter," for the past several years, that is Electronics. Electronics - Almost everything that surrounds us has direct...
- What is a Web Server and How it Works
So powerful and fast, a web server is actually a simple piece of software. It gets the file name sent in the GET command, retrieves the file and transmits it down the wire to the browser. If you are good...
- Computers and Video Games Shopping Wish Lists
Giving gift to the children we love is indeed essential, if you still don't know have an idea which gift you want to give to them, then the information in this article can be helpful. Most holiday shoppers...
- Why YouTube is so Popular
Facebook, Google and Yahoo are the big three in the realms of the internet nowadays, throw in the fast catching YouTube and you have a bunch of monsters prowling the web. YouTube is the worlds most...
- The Rise of Supercomputers
Almost all of us are now familiar with personal computers, in fact we and even our kids use them everday. Indeed computers in most part of the world are already attached and integrated with our way of life....
- Web Sensations and Internet Noise Makers
The latest toast of the internet is somewhat odd yet entertaining and hmmm, educational too, so as to speak. Isabella Rosselini erected herself as one of the most popular green porno artist as she highlighted...
- YouTube Reveals its Most Watched Lists of Videos and Hot Search Terms
... For the first time ever YouTube is sharing its most watched lists of videos and some of its fastest-rising search terms to the public. From small time happenings that surprisingly get the global attention...
- The New Craze in the Block Klikot.com
The Klikot or Klikot (www.klikot.com) is making some raves or should I say a lot of noise recently especially in the workplace I work with. With a promise to give online users some earnings while using the...
- Product Review of Latest Laptops and Notebooks
Desktop Computers was once upon a time the powerhouse in PC sales but now they are slowly losing ground in the taste of demanding consumers, no thanks to its numerous wirings, immobility and whilst its...
- Latest or Best Netbook Brands in the PC Market
The most successful laptop category, netbooks comes in a variety of versions. Affordable, portable, scaled-down and perfect for basic computing tasks. An ideal gifts especially for Christmas, Netbooks comes in...
- Product Review of Windows 7 OS
After the release of Windows Vista three years ago, the much-awaited launching of what is reputed to be the best and newest Operating System, the Windows 7 release in the PC market materialized last October in...
- Wise Discovery Info What is Ohms Law
The Ohms Law is named in honor of Georg Simon Ohm, one of the stalwarts in the field of Electricity and even Electronics...