Ten years ago in May, YouTube launched in beta.From the silly to the profound, from the personal to the political, youtube is celebrating a decade of your creativity and self-expression. And, they are doing it from A to Z. With over 75 references and 18 filmmaking styles, folks @ youtube tried to capture some of the richness and variety of YouTube from the last decade. This video was created by YouTube, Flying Object, Partizan and directed by Hoku & Adam


Featured from A-Z:
Animals:
Grumpy cat
Keyboard cat
Maru
Battle at the Kruger

Beauty:
Michelle Phan
Camila Coelho
Zoella
Lauren Luke
Ssin
Sasakiasahi
daaruum
Bethany Mota
Tanya Burr

Covers:
Megabloks
Walk off the Earth
Chris Hadfield

Dance:
Evolution of Dance
Thriller in Prison

Epic:
Red Bull Stratos
Epic Meal Time

Fails:
Kicked in the head by a train

Gangnam Style:
PSY

How-to:
Freddie Wong
Smosh
Caspar Lee
iiSuperwomanii
Ryan Higa

It Gets Better:
Dan & Terry
Hannah Hart
Telling my dad I’m gay live
The Rhodes Brothers (Twins come out to dad)
Tyler Oakley

Jimmys:
Jimmy Kimmel

Kidding around:
David After the Dentist
Sophia Grace

Let’s play:
PewDiePie
Stampylonghead
Captain Sparklez
Leeroy Jenkins

Memes:
Nyan Cat
Numa Numa

News:
Al Jazeera
Meteor Hits Russia

Old Spice:
Old Spice

People:
Antoine Dodson
Joanna Rohrback
Overly Attached Girlfriend-
Tay Zonday

Questions:
V Sauce
ASAP Science

Reactions:
Kids React
Mutant Spider Dog

Singers:
Rick Astley, “Never Gonna Give You Up”
Susan Boyle
Justin Bieber

Timelapse:
Noah Takes a Photo a Day

Uplifting:
Double Rainbow
Kid President
Hearing for the first time

Vloggers:
Vlogbrothers
Jenna Marbles
Holasoygerman
Hajime
Danisnotonfire
AmazingPhil
Charlieissocoollike
Shaytards

Weird and wonderful:
Salad fingers
Dramatic chipmunk:
Charlie the Unicorn
Annoying Orange

Xperiments:
Diet Coke and Mentos
The Slow Mo Guys

Zoo:
Me at the Zoo

Music:
Alphabet Aerobics by Blackalicious

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-Rushi