M+AD and The Guardian celebrate Youtube’s 10th with Video No 1

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Ten years ago, 26-year-old Jawed Karim made a video of himself standing in front of some elephants at San Diego Zoo.

When the 19-second clip went live a few weeks later on a new video-sharing platform Karim had been testing, it set in motion a seismic shift in the way we consume and publish video content. At that moment, Youtube was born. Now, as Youtube turns 10, we look at its evolution from video-sharing site to brand-marketers’ dream.

Read the rest of this incredible story in the Guardian, here.

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