YouTube was created on February 14, 2005 by the former PayPal employees, Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawed Karim. Google bought the site in November 2006 for US$1.65 billion off the original developers.
From what we can tell, the first podiatry related video that was uploaded to YouTube was this one from Edgar Abbes which was uploaded on August 26, 2006
The first video uploaded to YouTube was ‘Me at the zoo’ on April 23, 2005 by one of the site’s co-founder, Jawed Karim:
It is estimated that around 300 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube per minute and around 5 billion videos are watched on YouTube every day. Even though YouTube is a USA based business, 80% of the video views come from outside the USA.
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