How Facebook is Stealing Billions of Views

Facebook just announced 8 billion video views per day. This number is made out of lies, cheating and worst of all: theft. All of this is wildly known but the media giant Facebook is pretending everything is fine, while damaging independent creators in the process. How does this work?
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  1. Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell

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    • Jonathan Gregorychen

      Jonathan Gregorychen

      16 dagen geleden


    • Timothy Deschenes

      Timothy Deschenes

      Maand geleden

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    • Timothy Deschenes

      Timothy Deschenes

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  2. Hiraeth MW

    Hiraeth MW

    Dag geleden

    I don't like facebook

  3. Charlemagne Petrie

    Charlemagne Petrie

    Dag geleden

    DONT STEAL THIS!!! >:(

  4. Charlemagne Petrie

    Charlemagne Petrie

    Dag geleden

    facebook shud do somethin about dis

  5. 77Tigers


    Dag geleden

    bruhh, that's not nice

  6. InfernoGaming_YT


    2 dagen geleden

    What if you just post the video on Facebook yourself and get the views with the link to the channel?

    • InfernoGaming_YT


      2 uur geleden

      @Cheks_76 oh I thought they stole the post from another social media site. Ty for explaining

    • Cheks_76


      3 uur geleden

      They did, yet their own video still gets stolen. They even show an example at 1:21 to 1:31

  7. Pixel Punk

    Pixel Punk

    2 dagen geleden

    I wonder if this got better or worse over the past 6 years.

  8. Simon Johnston

    Simon Johnston

    2 dagen geleden

    I’m glad this has come back around on the algorithm! Facebook needs the boot

  9. Daniel Dziubich

    Daniel Dziubich

    3 dagen geleden




    3 dagen geleden

    I have seen this vid on facebook before

  11. Teresa Niederer

    Teresa Niederer

    3 dagen geleden

    love your vid so much you some of the best in the word

  12. Jonte


    4 dagen geleden

    And again I'm glad that I don't have Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Twitter or TikTok

  13. The God Alex

    The God Alex

    4 dagen geleden

    Hey has anyone seen a video on Facebook that's called: My NLcameras Video Intro

    • The God Alex

      The God Alex

      4 dagen geleden

      Because its from my youtube channel

  14. soham tripathi

    soham tripathi

    4 dagen geleden

    Imagine like someone on Facebook posts this as why Facebook sucks and never use Facebook again

  15. Vitamin D

    Vitamin D

    5 dagen geleden

    It happens here two. Daily dose is a prime example. Bruh

  16. Mohammad Seraj Uddin

    Mohammad Seraj Uddin

    5 dagen geleden

    1:33 FACE REAVEAL!!!

  17. Reiner Braun

    Reiner Braun

    5 dagen geleden

    I only use Facebook for my messenger, other than that I don't browse or even scroll. Facebook is a really greedy and unethical company.

  18. Xoak Bs

    Xoak Bs

    5 dagen geleden

    Hate those

  19. Ananth Swaminathan

    Ananth Swaminathan

    6 dagen geleden

    Well the only way to stop Facebook is to bankrupt it, and no billion dollar company is going to stop. If you had stolen an automatic money printer, and no one could take it from you, but they don’t want you to use it, would you give up on it?

  20. Zortrax the Protogen

    Zortrax the Protogen

    6 dagen geleden

    solution: steal your own content

  21. Cam Chau Nguyen

    Cam Chau Nguyen

    6 dagen geleden

    The more we reach the end of the video, the faster the voice actor speaks and madder he sounds

  22. Chrono


    6 dagen geleden

    Behold Mr Facebook man 🦎

  23. Chchx CL

    Chchx CL

    7 dagen geleden

    fuck facebook and suckervergas

  24. farid elfadani

    farid elfadani

    7 dagen geleden


  25. 페리도트5XG


    7 dagen geleden

    This is why I hate Facebook

  26. SharpSteelz


    9 dagen geleden

    this is why I pretty much only watch videos on youtube unless its specifically from the creator's page on fb

  27. RosiYY


    9 dagen geleden

    3k dislikes from Facebook investors lmao

  28. Cristian Cojocaru

    Cristian Cojocaru

    9 dagen geleden

    cant we just cancel facebook?

  29. Mark Alexander Svara

    Mark Alexander Svara

    9 dagen geleden

    This is my favourite channel on NLcameras ♥️

  30. John Smith

    John Smith

    9 dagen geleden

    Did you know, your Data is WORTH more than $5648

  31. straighterrecord


    9 dagen geleden

    I left facebook as it always blocks my comments reply to the extremist . They don't delete their comments. That's the reason , I left Facebook. F you facebook



    9 dagen geleden

    2.8K dislikes from the employees of Facebook 😂

  33. Grant Yamamoto

    Grant Yamamoto

    9 dagen geleden

    YOU SUCK FACEBOOK you dirty video thieves. If anyone find out they are stealing THESE videos, just either post a link to the original video (already said in this video) or if your a youtuber, make lame videos that no one would want to use. Then every once in a while, make a great video again. Because the more lame videos there are here, the less and less Facebook would want to copy on their web sight. If they do, they would be seen as lame, unless, and unreliable (overtime).

  34. GeT_ RiGhT

    GeT_ RiGhT

    9 dagen geleden

    No one: Facebook low life mfs: "What's the of the movie please?"

  35. GeT_ RiGhT

    GeT_ RiGhT

    9 dagen geleden

    Nowadays, not only facebook steal vids from yt but also the most popular movies of 2019-2021 like the Avengers:Endgame, Dr Strange and etc. These mfs would take one part of the movie then they would edit it to counter the Copyright Law, what they usually put is the Else-Paris song as a background music and a phrase which is "What's the name of the Movie please?"

  36. Ankur Kumar

    Ankur Kumar

    10 dagen geleden

    Hello everyone this is YoUr dAiLy DoSe oF InTeRNeT

  37. Purvi Mehta

    Purvi Mehta

    10 dagen geleden

    Man I love this!

  38. Jennifer Taylor

    Jennifer Taylor

    10 dagen geleden

    Fun fact, you can class action lawsuit them for copyright infringement since they made money off of your work. And since it is your work you are entitled to every last penny they made. Now, due this and Facebook will work with you or face losing it all.

  39. SneakyBlueBallz


    10 dagen geleden

    5 years later. Has anything changed?

  40. MemeVerse Origin

    MemeVerse Origin

    10 dagen geleden

    Me: * who has never used Facebook* Also me: Intresting...

  41. StrayzKid


    11 dagen geleden

    great informative video as always !

  42. Shreyas Janbandhu

    Shreyas Janbandhu

    11 dagen geleden

    It's been written as 275 and is called as 725😂😂

  43. Cubie Bhai

    Cubie Bhai

    11 dagen geleden

    Imagine that ,You are watching this same video in facebook.

  44. How are you Today

    How are you Today

    11 dagen geleden

    I’m glad I don’t use Facebook. They steal your information and they’ve been hacked multiple times so now others might have your information as well. Luckily Twitter is more popular than Facebook now but Twitter isn’t too good either. More people are naturally toxic there and art is stolen very easily since it’s as simple as saving the image someone posted and making a whole new post without giving a source to the creator but luckily we also live in a time where faking an artist is very difficult because usually fans of the original will get recommended the fake and new fans that only saw the fake will most likely see a bunch of comments calling out the fake also many artist sign their and some do it well that it’s far too much effort to simply block.

  45. meme man

    meme man

    11 dagen geleden

    Truly disgusting

  46. Ahmad Abazaid

    Ahmad Abazaid

    12 dagen geleden

    Facebook is based on stealing ..... what would you expect rather than this?

  47. How About No

    How About No

    12 dagen geleden

    I can't take this video seriously, I'm too distracted by the ridiculously catchy and upbeat background music! I love it.

  48. Spoof Nox

    Spoof Nox

    12 dagen geleden

    YMS is so thorough with his research even kursgesat links him as a source

  49. Athan Paul

    Athan Paul

    12 dagen geleden

    Facebook:wait should we post this video too on facebook?.....

  50. MiJi's Stuff

    MiJi's Stuff

    12 dagen geleden

    Don't you ever be an Animator on NLcameras without the Watermark, or else your views were stolen by Reposters

  51. Itz Valid

    Itz Valid

    12 dagen geleden

    Me whatcing this in 2020

  52. mop themop

    mop themop

    13 dagen geleden

    one more region to fate fakebook

  53. adlers doge

    adlers doge

    13 dagen geleden

    facebook is still the same 5 years later

  54. Lil Shit

    Lil Shit

    14 dagen geleden

    With over a million subscribers lol

  55. SwampDonkey02


    14 dagen geleden


  56. Vercingetorix Avernian

    Vercingetorix Avernian

    14 dagen geleden


  57. ﴾Λ͟rtificial﴿


    15 dagen geleden

    Now do tiktok

  58. Izuku Midoriya

    Izuku Midoriya

    15 dagen geleden

    Imagine if this video get stolen with the tag please share to stop people from stealing

  59. Koma


    15 dagen geleden

    Facebook in general is just kinda evil.

  60. new song

    new song

    15 dagen geleden

    bro facebook dum

  61. Tate O'HOLLAREN


    15 dagen geleden

    This is why I ain’t never gettin Facebook cuz it sucks

  62. Myo H

    Myo H

    15 dagen geleden

    How Facebook is stealing information. * recommended by Mark Zuzu 😀😀

  63. Nino Corleone

    Nino Corleone

    16 dagen geleden

    Everyone should post this all over Facebook so everyone can se what’s going on, honestly I don’t think most people know about this or even thinks about this, I didn’t until I saw this video. So if any video should be shared all over Facebook it should be this one:)

  64. Nom Rana

    Nom Rana

    16 dagen geleden

    now its annoying AF... the 'forced ads'.. especially when its 30secs!... it then becomes a double nightmare when it says "1 of 2 add" lmao

  65. Barry Piper

    Barry Piper

    16 dagen geleden

    I see this is from 2015 but I don't think much has changed, and Facebooks video player and other web apps are absolute garbage, often locking up and crashing Chrome.

  66. Frozenking 24

    Frozenking 24

    16 dagen geleden

    If one vid on yt said this : "if this get's stolen to FB, I'm gonna raid the FB company" FB would stop stealing views.

  67. cuch


    16 dagen geleden


  68. Jeremiah Benson

    Jeremiah Benson

    17 dagen geleden

    Facebook watching this: wait how did you know?- I mean...

  69. BranDot_Gamer


    17 dagen geleden


  70. DJ Mahogany And The Riches

    DJ Mahogany And The Riches

    18 dagen geleden

    I hate how Facebook let this. Money isn't the most important thing.

  71. Lost Melody

    Lost Melody

    18 dagen geleden

    kill facebook that's what we do

  72. james henderson

    james henderson

    18 dagen geleden

    the dislikes are from the facebook marketing team

  73. Andrew Benson

    Andrew Benson

    18 dagen geleden

    glad i watched this video on youtube

  74. Edins


    18 dagen geleden

    Imagina this video get stolen and put in facebook

  75. jaceanator9


    18 dagen geleden

    solution delete facebook

    • Maraine384


      17 dagen geleden

      i feel like twitter should be first

  76. Nikola Jovanovic

    Nikola Jovanovic

    18 dagen geleden

    Screw Facebook.

  77. peggy 822

    peggy 822

    18 dagen geleden

    0:51 when bird sus

  78. Zuko


    18 dagen geleden


  79. 05-7


    18 dagen geleden

    The dislikes are from facebook employees and facebook bots

  80. John Wick

    John Wick

    19 dagen geleden

    Facebook=communism NLcameras=democracy..ish

  81. Lindsay Niles

    Lindsay Niles

    19 dagen geleden

    I love your video's by the way my name is Ajax Slattery my mom's name is Lindsay Niles

  82. Yitian Zhang

    Yitian Zhang

    19 dagen geleden

    Uhh... a copyright report is one thing... but what about a lawsuit against the guy who stole the video? Who the f'ck uses facebook anyway

  83. Ozblivion810


    19 dagen geleden

    Why is a 5

  84. 444haluk


    19 dagen geleden

    "original content creator" my ...

  85. Tarnex


    19 dagen geleden

    Exactly same with instagram...

  86. Juraj Šimičević

    Juraj Šimičević

    19 dagen geleden

    This was 5 years ago? I really hope the situation improved since then

  87. Michal Mankowski

    Michal Mankowski

    19 dagen geleden

    Imagine seeing this video on Facebook...

  88. Citin782


    19 dagen geleden

    why should i care if its the original video or not as long as i get to see it

  89. Aaa


    20 dagen geleden

    I've been studying finance & business for over 5 years. Since a Master's degree is worthless and won't help you get a job, I just started audiovisual studies in Pro Tools and Adobe software so I can just make videos for social media - I've been coming up for video ideas for a decade now lol >Fuck normal jobs.

  90. Ruderaksha Karwa

    Ruderaksha Karwa

    20 dagen geleden


  91. AppleJuice


    21 dag geleden

    Facebook has just dank memes i watch

  92. رافضي 313

    رافضي 313

    21 dag geleden

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  93. Shawna Nolan

    Shawna Nolan

    22 dagen geleden

    I'll never leave you

  94. Peter Fischer

    Peter Fischer

    22 dagen geleden

    Comment to bump this back up

  95. Måns Lindahl

    Måns Lindahl

    22 dagen geleden

    Every platform steals from every platform. Not just facebook.

  96. kabazoomn


    22 dagen geleden

    Ye, but its free commercial for the original video.

  97. Amazing1509


    22 dagen geleden

    Facebook once stole on of my videos literal minutes after I uploaded it

  98. Fahim Mihaf

    Fahim Mihaf

    23 dagen geleden

    Imajine finding this video in Facebook

  99. Fahim Mihaf

    Fahim Mihaf

    23 dagen geleden

    This video is salty on a next level

  100. Коротенко Антон

    Коротенко Антон

    23 dagen geleden


    • gSkin123


      18 dagen geleden

      Woah that’s a bit too political

    • Music Creditor

      Music Creditor

      20 dagen geleden

      I agree with you