YouTube hits 1 billion view mark

October 9, 2009 7:46:48 PM PDT
YouTube has reached a milestone.

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Thanks in no small part to keyboard cats and other obsessively watched viral videos; YouTube is now bringing in 1 billion views a day.

The Google-owned site is taking a page from McDonald's, advertising the new benchmark with a tagline on its logo: 1 billion views per day.

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