It's for the first time that Facebook got the better of YouTube by beating it at its own game. Yes, that's true! According to iSpot.tv's latest report, Facebook's Super Bowl Commercial Video views have overtaken You Tube's Super Bowl video watch count. It is a known fact that Google's YouTube is currently ranked as the No.1 video hosting solution. Although,…
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The social media world is gearing up for the showdown of another mega contest. This time the No.1 social referral site i.e. Facebook is challenging the Google's most popular video uploading solution i.e. YouTube. Facebook's rivalry with Google is not new. In fact, it was the search giant who through his monogamous approach of competing with everyone initiated it in the first place.
YouTube is the second largest search engine and is used to share tens of thousands of news stories and interviews daily. Have you ever thought how a video gets viewed on YouTube, or let us say how does it get 'ranked' on Youtube for the people to view it? So, if a video has over 40,000 views, but with no comments will be ranked high? Or, a video with only 10,000 likes but favorited many times will be ranked higher? Or how about a video that has over 200 inbound links? So on and so forth. What really counts (factors, per say) in determing the ranking of YouTube videos?