The first ever Youtube video was uploaded to the video sharing site exactly 10 years ago today. 

“Me at The Zoo” has had almost 20 million views since being uploaded on the 23rd of April 2005. 

Since then the evolution of viral videos has gone at warp speed. From children and animals to astronauts filming in space, politicians and environmental disasters to awareness campaigns, and just general hilarious stunts. 

Watch the below video and see how many of these you recognise over the past decade of viral videos on Youtube. 

Just in case you forgot what Youtube used to look like… here’s a screenshot to refresh your memory!


Love this? You’ll love this bit from Will & Woody – catch the boys weekdays from 4PM on KIIS 1065