Founded in February 2005, YouTube allows billions of people to discover, watch and share originally-created videos. YouTube provides a forum for people to connect, inform, and inspire others across the globe and acts as a distribution platform for original content creators and advertisers large and small. See our company timeline for more information on our company history.
Getting Started We've put together a step-by-step guide to get you started on YouTube.
YouTube Essentials A list of the essential YouTube tools and features that help you view, discover, share, personalize, and upload videos.