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Embarrassing Fake Youtube Views Exposed

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Published on Jan 1, 2013

"The video service deleted more than 2 billion fake video views in the channels of Universal, Sony, and RCA, according to Daily Dot. The decision apparently was made when YouTube found out that the companies were using view building services hired from sites such as Fiverr to create video views that never existed.

Sony/BMG's was hit the hardest with views dropping from a total of more than 850 million to just 2.3 million. RCA declined by 159 million views to a total of 120 million. Universal lost more than 1 billion views and now stands below 6 billion."*

Youtube recently cracked down on its policy of not allowing fake views...leaving some high profile accounts with heavily deflated view counts. Cenk Uygur And John Iadarola break it down.

*Read more from Wolfgang Gruener/ Tom's Guide:
http://www.tomsguide.com/us/youtube-s...

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