Video Infographic Reveals The Most Impressive YouTube Statistics Of 2012

By Megan O'Neill 

Do you know what percentage of marketers plan to increase their use of YouTube and video marketing?  How many unique users YouTube has or how many videos are viewed on YouTube in a single minute?  A new video from YouTube marketing and online video expert James Wedmore reveals these statistics and more.

Video Revolution 2.0 takes a look at some of the most surprising statistics about YouTube in 2012.  Some things haven’t changed over the past year—YouTube is still the third most visited website in the world; it’s still the second largest search engine in the world; and it’s still the world’s largest video sharing platform.  But there are some 2012 YouTube statistics in the video infographic that will blow your mind:

  • YouTube has over 800 million unique users.
  • YouTube receives over 4 billion video views…per day!
  • In 2011 YouTube had over one TRILLION video views (just imagine how big that number will be by the end of 2012!).
  • In one minute online there are 100 new accounts created on LinkedIn, 100,000 tweets sent on Twitter, 277,000 log ins on Facebook and 2.8 million videos viewed on YouTube.

Check out the video below to learn more and let us know what you think in the comments below.  Are you surprised by any of these statistics?  What are your predictions for YouTube stats at the end of 2012?

Megan O’Neill is the resident web video enthusiast here at Social Times.  Megan covers everything from the latest viral videos to online video news and tips, and has a passion for bizarre, original and revolutionary content and ideas.