October 11, . Inall links to videos on the main page were redirected to Rick Astley 's music video " Never Gonna Give You Up ", a prank known as " rickrolling ". Archived from the original on March 3, At the time of uploading a video, YouTube users are shown a message asking them not to violate copyright laws. In Maycreation of live streams was opened to verified users with at least 1, subscribers; in August of that year the number was reduced to subscribers,  and in December the limit was removed.
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March 17, . It features a simplified user interface, curated selections of channels featuring age-appropriate content, and parental control features. Solsman, Joan November 12, Archived from the original on December 28, Retrieved December 25, In Aprila court in Hamburg ruled that YouTube could be held responsible for copyrighted material posted by its users. YouTube earns advertising revenue from Google AdSensea program which targets ads according to site content and audience.