YouTube users watch over 180 million hours of video on TV screens every day

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki revealed that the platform’s users watch over 180 million hours of video on TV screens every day. The executive also mentioned that YouTube has 1.9 billion logged-in monthly users.
Wojcicki revealed this numbers in a blog post updating the ‘Five Creator Priorities for 2018’. The executive also mentioned that overall interactions, such as likes, comments and chats, grew by more than 60% year over year. In addition, live streaming watch time increased by 10X over the last three years.
The executive also announced that YouTube will expand stories to all eligible creators with more than 10,000 subscribers. Until now, this option was available only for large content producers. The company said that it has launched a feature that sends users a reminder to take a break, and added an option for users to get a single digest notification once per day and can configure notifications within specific timeframes.