Wednesday (March 20) YouTube announce on their blog a new milestone of the company: YouTube has just hit 1 billion monthly users.
On February 14, YouTube celebrates eight years of existence and now, this second largest search engine on the planet (bigger than Bing, Yahoo, ASK and Yahoo all combined) is nearly watch by one of every two people who surf on the Internet.
Facebook hit this 1 Billion Monthly Users milestone in October 2012, 8 years after their launched, almost the same amount of time as YouTube, which was founded in February 2005.
Youtube has now 10 times more unique users monthly than Instagram who passed 100 Million Active Users last month and 5 times more unique monthly users than Twitter who has 200 million monthly active users.
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