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After four years in video analytics industry in India, “how many views does the average video really get on YouTube?” is the only question that Indian creators kept asking every time we had an interaction on our website. While this question is not only crucial for creators but also advertisers and marketers, who rely on Key Performance Indicators (KPI) for their paid campaign to boost the visibility of their products and brands. With over 400...

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Boosting your creativity is a hard task. But what if we said you could do all of that with the help of YouTube? Yes! Today, we are going to help all you young people who want to become the best at their business by boosting their creativity. The idea is to give some points that will help you use YouTube the right way and get your grey cells working. So let’s get started, shall we?...

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Youtube is every youngster’s all-time favorite rescue for music or TV shows or movies and it’s true that many people prefer having their own Youtube channel which is an absolute treat! One of the most popular YouTubers, Lilly Singh has over 2 Billion views and 12 Million subscribers, which is indeed incredible in its own way. Born in Scarborough, Toronto, she was raised as a Sikh being originally from Punjab. Her constant visits to Punjab...

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YouTube viewing is now a habit more than just leisure for some audiences. One of the most viewed category on YouTube is entertainment videos which is spearheaded by popular uploaders like famous comedians and YouTube celebrities. You will find them producing some of the most entertaining videos on the Internet. You are bound of find something funny and quirky when there are thousands of creators creating entertainment videos on a weekly basis. Here in this...

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Lately, beauty vloggers have become a big hit and attract a lot of public attention, thanks to its popularity on social media. So, what is a beauty vlogger? The characteristics of a beauty vlogger is very easily recognizable on YouTube. The cover the most updated beauty tips such as makeup tutorials, hairstyle tutorials and reviews of beauty products. In their videos, they often show some scenes when they are engrossed in makeup or styling with...

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Film trailers, also known as “Teasers” or “Previews” are generally considered as advertisements that provide viewers with a glimpse into what the promotional movie entails. And with evolving advertising tactics, these movie trailers became much of a reflection of 90’s dominant marketing trends because a trailer is built around the advertising ideas and dominant media of its time. This is why watching the trailer for any classic film years after its release can be a...

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On YouTube’s platform, every channel is associated with a content category or genre. With YouTube India generating more than 350 billion views, in 17 different genres attributed by YouTube; it is hard for marketers and advertisers, and YouTube content creators to find/track the right type of channels or content creators for their upcoming influencer, marketing strategy, or just to track their respective competitors. This is why for every month, we at Vidooly releases a comprehensive...

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The emergent trend of social media in the Arab World has helped YouTube to grow its presence among the budding population of internet users. With the development of online networking, internet users in the Arab world have quickly embraced the new technology and utilize everything that social media brings to the table. Here is a story about MO Vlogs a YouTube channel that involves a 22-year old boy named Mohamed Beiraghdary who is the MOST...

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Every year, there is at least one artist that comes up with an esoteric YouTube video that becomes viral throughout the internet. Although “Why This Kolaveri Di” was the first Indian song that went viral on YouTube – India, it was Vennu Mallesh’s “My Life (What Ever I Wanna Do)” that started the trend of singing random catchy songs. But only after a couple of videos, his fame diluted into the void of “CAMPY SONGS”...

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Yes, you can’t be the John Oliver of India. At least on YouTube – India, as it’s an irreversible catch 22 situation. And here are the Indian laws that are prohibiting you from doing that. The current Indian politics is a mix-up of creeping authoritarianism and people rhapsodizing comical political agendas that help only our imaginary idols. And the situation is same in the United States too, but they have “comedians” that addresses important topics...

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This report holds stats only related to Donald Trump and US Talk shows on YouTube. June 16, 2016, was the date when Donald Trump, of New York, officially declares his candidacy for the presidential nomination of the Republican Party. It was the time of the year when the roller coaster campaign of President-elect Donald Trump created hundreds of controversy’s and gave late night talk shows an opportunity to talk about it. This report will focus...

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Recently, an American cable television news and talk show’s host Bill O’Reilly came under scrutiny after The New York Times reported that Fox News paid about $13 million in payouts to five women who accused O’Reilly of sexual harassment. After an internal investigation, FOX News parted ways with Bill O’Reilly. This longtime host was known for his outspoken and incendiary comments on his show. In 2016, Bill O’Reilly opened one of his Talking Points segments...

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“In next 2 minutes you’ll know how to make fun of Valentine’s day, learn beauty hacks (if you need), watch some valentine pranks, get a POKEMON GO update, and get Survival Guide for Valentine’s Day” Valentine’s day is celebrated around the world by all kinds of loving relationships including your significant other. The one week that culminates on Feb 14 brings us many auspicious “made up days” that includes Rose Day, Propose Day, Chocolate Day,...

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The internet has become strange off late! Weird things become famous and people have started using it for unusual purposes. The latest story in the same vein that has shocked many, is a chilling video of an American woman Heather Mack explaining why she killed her mother and stuffed her body in a suitcase. Heather was convicted in Indonesia, along with her boyfriend in 2014, in a sensational case that had made headlines across the...

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After Dwayne Johnson’s LifeLine and DJ Khaled, Nick Cannon is the latest Hollywood mainstream celebrity to enter the world of YouTube Red. This paid subscription service will mark Nick cannon’s directorial debut with his feature film King of the Dancehall. King of the Dancehall is about a young man (Nick Cannon) who travels to Jamaica to enter drug trade. Once there, he fell in love between two women which unearths his craze towards infectious dancehall...

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Daimaou Kosaka better known by his stage name Pikotaro is back with a couple of new singles NEO SUNGLASSES (ENG) and I LIKE OJ. Daimaou came into limelight for his viral hit, pen pineapple apple pen song which generated more than 108,000,000 million YouTube views (206 years of watch time), and was shared 541,221 times on various social media platforms. LIKE OJ/PIKOTARO LIKE OJ generated more than 1 million viewership in its first 24 hours...

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Unless you are someone who stays consciously away from social media, you must have heard about the latest rage that is taking the internet by storm – mannequin challenge. From regular people to celebrities from across the globe, everyone’s bitten by the mannequin challenge bug. Michelle Obama, Beyonce, Ellen DeGeneres, Robert de niro..they’ve all done it! So what is the mannequin challenge? For the uninitiated – Mannequin Challenge is a viral Internet video trend where people remain frozen...

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Steady growth of E Commerce has cast a shadow on Black Fridays in the past couple of years and this year is going to be no different. Despite an increase (a modest increase but increase nonetheless) in average salaries, employment growth and consumer confidence; footfall in the malls is expected to drop. But you can distract yourself from all the economical and political conversations by indulging in some funny and entertaining videos centered around the annual...

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It’s that time of the year again! Aren’t you getting excited to eat some fresh pumpkin pie and gorge on some turkey? While you’re getting ready for the festivities, here are the top 10 thanksgiving videos of 2016 to set the mood right: Note: All the data and stats mentioned in this blog are updated till 22 November 10. Thanksgiving makeup tutorial by NikkieTutorials NikkieTutorials is one of the most popular Fashion and beauty channels on YouTube....

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YouTubers pull many tricks to generate virality among their videos. Some create fake pranks and find success out of it, while others Youtubers gets a jail time or probation upon getting arrested. In this article, check out some of the YouTube stars who broke the law and got arrested for their thirst to get more views on their YouTube video. Sam Pepper Subscribers – 2,365,649 Viewers – 63,779,469 Sam Pepper is famous for his YouTube...

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The results are out now; Donald J. Trump is set to be the next president of the United States, after beating the Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton in a stunning upset. As the whole America anxiously waited for the results for the whole night, the U.S Presidential Election 2016 coverage was viewed on YouTube by more than 15 million viewers in just one night alone through Live Stream. FDR was the first “radio” president. JFK emerged as...

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It all started from this year’s first-in-the-nation Iowa Caucus when Clinton was able to defeat Sanders by the closest margin in the history of the contest. Since then, the US presidential election went through a narrow path where eventually Hilary Clinton and Donald Trump came out to be the elected nominees of their respective political parties. All this drama from candidates announcing their run for office to the live political conventions is well documented on...

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When you’re running a business, one of the most important aspects that can help you improve is a scientific Customer Behavior Analysis. When you know who your customers are, it is easier to fine-tune your product/service as per their need isn’t it? This fundamental is true for any kind of business. If you are a creator on YouTube, then knowing the demographics of your YouTube channel helps in creating well-curated content. And the first step...

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The adult video industry is one of the most profitable businesses on the Internet. Despite being banned in many countries, porn websites attract humongous traffic. India tried to ban over 800 pornography hosting sites back in November 2014, but failed miserably to do so. Wherever people watch porn on YouTube, the search always inadvertently starts with Google. And the Google search algorithm gives a higher precedence to videos on YouTube. When people started to realize this, YouTube...

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Google’s entertaining sister YouTube, has also got some Easter Eggs or cool hidden treasures for its users just like Google. But funnier and not so easy to find. Although, some Easter eggs don’t work anymore like the Snake Game, where you just click the left button on your keyboard while your video’s buffering, and the game starts. But what you can enjoy, are these 18 fun hidden YouTube Easter eggs. Try them out on your...

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There used to be a time when a movie’s pre-release marketing used to involve: Running the trailer of the movie as commercials on popular TV channels. Releasing the songs and marketing them on Music channels. Main actors appearing in other popular TV shows and visiting major cities to take part in events. Advertising the posters of the movie on popular print media. But internet changed everything. Production houses started focusing more on social media. They...

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“BuzzFeed has been caught repeatedly stealing ideas, jokes, bits, gags and therefore money from prominent YouTube creators. And we’ve all had enough. It’s time to #StopBuzzThieves.” -Brooklyn-based YouTuber and Writer, Akilah Hughes(@AkilahObviously) wrote on her website. Hughes has launched a campaign, in which she accuses BuzzFeed of stealing ideas for their videos without crediting or compensating the original creators.  She called out BuzzFeed on Twitter for allegedly plagiarising her video How To Be An Introvert. “It’s a...

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Jenna Nicole Mourey, age 29, was born in Rochester New York. She is more popularly known on YouTube as JennaMarbles, an American comedian and Internet Sensation. Story behind her Name “Jenna Marbles” is a pseudonym incorporating her dog, Marbles’, name. She adopted the Marbles screen name because her mum complained about Google search results. According to an interview with Variety, at first, she posted videos as Jenna Mourey. But she switched to the fake last...

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Youtuber Movies usually don’t do too well in Hollywood, receiving poor ratings from online reviewing sites and fans. Although, as more professionals realise the huge amount of fans that are drawn to projects associated with digital stars like books, movies, apps, merchandise. People are starting to realise the potential of online entertainers. This is leading to a surge of YouTubers shifting from their short videos to feature films. This is why YouTube-movies are mostly released...

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There was a time when movies, music and television industries used to create celebrities that people used to adore, follow and worship. But times have changed and so has the way people consume entertainment. Now we have internet celebrities – people who have become famous through online platforms. Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Vine; all of these platforms have their own superstars. But it is YouTube where the cream of the crop is. Stand up...

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Last Friday, Electronic Arts released the trailer of upcoming World War I first-person shooter video game called Battlefield 1 on YouTube. Just four days prior to May 6, Activision released a 3-minute trailer for Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare hoping not to collide with their competitive behalf. Both trailers generated a significant response from the YouTube community, but it created divergent paths for both first-person videogame trailers – One was the most disliked; and the...

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Beauty and fashion are two most common words that often come into the conversation started by one woman complimenting another on her hairstyle or handbag. Fashion is practiced in different forms of art. But on YouTube, grooming and beauty categories are the ones to break the wall with whopping 45 billion video views. That’s like whole Eurasia watching beauty vlogs everyday on a loop. YouTube is the second most used and largest search engine online,...

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So, You wanna look like Kim Kardashian by using makeup techniques like contouring that you could never do yourself? Other than booking your slot in an insanely expensive beauty parlor, the first thought a girl gets is “How can I do that myself ?” This is where the Maslow’s  hierarchy comes into the picture; where millions of teens looking their way to find the perfect DIY video on makeup tutorials. YouTube helped this NEED GAP...

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He was 15 years old when he left his house, and dropped out of high school – He became a father just after his 17th birthday – Dishwashed to support livelihood – Started shooting random videos of his son – moved to NY – Started shooting videos for anyone who pays Casey and His brother – bought new I Pod out of that money – iPod battery died – Made another video on that –...

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Considered as pioneers or the “uncles” or “grandparents” of online video and YouTube, Benny and Rafi – popularly known as the Fine Brothers;  are now embroiled in one of the bigger controversies of the recent past on YouTube. Their decision to license and trademark their existing React series resulted in some major brouhaha in the last few days. Background: Recording the reaction of people watching videos was how the Fine Bros rose in popularity during...

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From drunk Ron Weasley to an elephant calf chasing a flock of birds, here are the top 10 viral videos on YouTube that we tracked for the last week of July. Note: Below each video, you can check out the complete Video analysis, Social Media analysis and Influencer Analysis; powered by Vidooly’s powerful Big Data engine. 1. Thousand Musicians Play ‘Learn to Fly’ at the Same Time Now, if you still have doubts over the power of...