Infographic: YouTube third most-viewed site worldwide

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Second to Facebook and Google, YouTube received more than 1 trillion views in 2011. See more jaw-dropping stats in this graphic. We all know YouTube is the place to watch funny homemade videos, favorite clips from movies, and talked-about music videos, but just how popular is it?

Very popular, according to an infographic from Tech Welkin. The graphic highlights several facts and figures about the social network which, after Google and Facebook, is the third most-viewed website. For example, in just one day:

•         YouTube users watch 4 billion videos.
•         YouTube mobile receives 600 million views.
•         Users watch 500 years of YouTube videos on Facebook.
Not impressed? Take a look at these stats

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