Facebook Tops Yahoo As No. 2 Video Site

There’s no drama or news when talking about the most popular video site on the web; that battle was won long ago by YouTube and doesn’t seem likely to change anytime. But after that, the landscape changes a bit. Hulu and VEVO seemed like they might be on the rise, but now it’s Facebook that’s surpassed Yahoo to become the second-most popular video site online. Here’s the latest chart from comScore, covering online video rankings for August, 2010.

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ComScore says that 178 million U.S. internet users watched online video in August, and averaged 14.3 hours per viewer.

Related Topics: Channel: Video | Facebook | Google: YouTube & Video | Stats: comScore | Yahoo: Video

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