YouTube for Press
Quickly find the stats and videos you’re looking for, along with guidelines for crediting and broadcasting them.
YouTube by the numbers
2+ billionusers 2+ billion users
That’s how many users YouTube has – meaning almost one-third of the internet.
18–34 year olds are watching 18–34 year olds are watching
YouTube, on mobile alone, reaches more people in this US audience than any TV network.
Over 100 countriesand 80 languages Over 100 countries and 80 languages
YouTube is localized in over 100 countries and can be accessed in 80 different languages.
One billionhours watched daily One billion hours watched daily
This is the number of hours of video viewed on YouTube every day, generating billions of views.
Non-commercial use of YouTube videos in the press
Ownership and credit
YouTube channel owners control the rights to the content displayed on the site. We encourage you to reach out to them directly if you find a video you'd like to display and/or reference. When displaying a YouTube video in a broadcast or webcast, please provide both in-screen and verbal attribution by showing the username or real name of the applicable content owner.
Contacting a YouTube channel owner
Clicking on a YouTube username will take you to the main page of the user's channel. From there, you can use YouTube's on-site messaging system to contact the channel owner as long as you are logged into your own Google account. Simply click on the “About” tab, then select “Send Message” and fill out the electronic form.