YouTube Lists Most Popular Videos in 2010
These lists of most-watched videos reflect the people, places and events that captured our collective attention and imagination throughout the year
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During 2010, you all watched more than 700 billion YouTube videos, and uploaded more than 13 million hours of video. We met a bunch of new faces, some new words and phrases entered our shared lexicon, and we celebrated as some new YouTube partners hit the big time with millions of views
It has divided the videos into different categories:
· The most globally watched YouTube videos (excluding major label videos) as of November 2010. This included videos like Bed Intruder Song, Greysons Chance Singing Paparazzi, OK go, and so on.
· The most globally watched YouTube videos from major label videos as of November 2010. This list included videos like Justin Bieber – Baby ft. Ludacris, Eminem – Not afraid, Lady Gaga – Telephone ft. Beyonce, and so on.
Additionally, the blog also covers the most-searched for queries on YouTube during the year. This gauged the kind of topics and information people were looking for from YouTube. These were primarily events that occurred and followed and were listed for each month in the year 2010. These included things like Haiti earthquake in January 2010, shakira waka waka in June 2010, bed intruder in August 2010, and so on.