8 Magnificent YouTube Facts

YouTube Sent A Ton of Unexpected Traffic To UTube.com

The Universal Tube and Rollform Equipment company based in Perrysburg, Ohio owned the domain name utube.com and used it for their corporate website. The more that YouTube became popular, the more traffic UTube.com received. A few thousand extra hits turned into a few million extra hits for UTube because they misspelled the website that they actually wanted to go to. The manufacturing company sued YouTube claiming that their business was harmed by the video website, but the claims have been ended since. The Universal Tube and Rollform Equipment’s website is now on utubeonline.com. Utube.com is now an actual video website owned by Universal Tube with a ton of ads.

This article was written by Amit Chowdhry. You can follow me at @amitchowdhry or on Google+ at

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