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The Top 1000 YouTube Channels are Broken Down and Analyzed by Content

By: Erin Fox - Published: Oct 18, 2012 • References: youtube and visual.ly
Viral videos are open to specific niches who crave laughter, meaningful messages and DIY tutorials; with this Top 1000 YouTube Channels infograph, one can decipher how the popular video social media outlet divides its attention.

YouTube grew as a large viral distribution for music videos from celebrities and up-and-coming artists with 25% of the site dedicated solely to music. Following behind music as influential mediums on YouTube includes gaming with 20%, comedy sketches as 14%, entertainment purposes at 13% and 7% for DIY tutorials. Interesting enough, 64% of the DIY tutorials are dedicated to beauty. YouTube has 11.3 billion views per month and 30,000 monthly videos uploaded. So get to publishing videos, as the average top 1000 YouTube channels generate $23,000 in ad revenue a month.