Most Annoying Things About YouTube

Darrell

July 3, 2015 - We all love YouTube. But how can it be better? Don't agree with the list? Vote for an existing item you think should be ranked higher or if you are a logged in, add a new item for others to vote on or create your own version of this list.

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Copyright Paranoia
I can understand the issue with showing full songs/videos of songs, but what really annoys me is this:

Someone uploads a video that could be of say: skateboard tricks, bloopers, stunts or anything really. They use bits of songs in it to make it "cooler", and because one of the bits of song is deemed copyright infringement, the whole soundtrack for the video is removed. It just seems a bit over the top.

wizardryuk

YouTube is working with the already rich corporations to isolate certain material and censor the internet. It all seems innocent now, but this is setting up a population for brainwashing and social manipulation. Soon entire websites will be banned and controlled and the only people who serve to gain are, again, the already rich.

These petty copyright issues shouldn't be a problem. I shouldn't have to dispute a claim because of 20seconds of someones song. It's not even the whole thing. Unless it's a 1 to 1 copy of something in its entirety YouTube should bud out. To hell with the lobbyists looking to improve sales stats at the costs of freedom.
I played a song in the background (But did not try to include it, because I was going to put a soundtrack to it ON Youtube) while I recorded an important video, and Youtube removed my sound! Now I can't even put any songs in the video to cover it up! It's so annoying. Plus, who cares if random people, especially ones with videos of less than 100 views, use things plenty of people know isn't their own?

emraldYE

[Newest]I've been good standing so far, but if I make one little slip up, it could be the end of me.

2Haters
I hate nirvana I love guns n roses, I hate Metallica, I love motley crue. What the peck, these are the words that comes from those annoying, self-righteous, dumb, hypocrite fans. And also, if you are a fan of a band don't do anything worse like throwing bottles on stage, putting the bad sign on the band, saying an ex-member's name in front of the band that you wish that he is there but nowhere to be seen, fighting the band on stage, damaging the band, the crew and other people including their things. In other words, riot.

ronluna

Whats the point in watching something if you hate it?!?!
So much hate spread by these people, its like they spend all night and all day doing this, from racism to any form of hate, on nearly every video. IT NEEDS TO STOP.
[Newest]As Miranda sings says HATERS BACK OFF 😂😂😂👉🏻😯"👈🏻

3Ads Before Videos
Ugh, I just wanna see the video, do I really have to see an ad of Pizza Hut? If I buy your products, will you PLEASE leave me alone?

(Them-) No.
The crazy thing is that sometimes you have to watch a commercial about something that's not even sold in your country.
Every single VEVO video ever needs to have a commercial before it. No I don't want to buy pizza, no I don't want to buy acne control, no I don't want to but baby swimming diapers. The possibilities of what will come up is ENDLESS
[Newest]Just get YouTube ad block

4This video is not available in your country
Agree here!
It really sucks

Alexandr

one of the worst things about youtube. in past years there is none of this, I can't watch best videos now because of that american annoying blocker

ronluna

agree! I couldn't see many good music videos because of this :(

rock2metal

[Newest]Why does this even exist?


5Google Buying It
It's all downhill, from here.
Youtube is dead. It died as soon as Google bought it.
Youtube was once a giant forest where everyone has their place in it, sharing the fruits of the trees and having fun with each other. After the corporates discovered this elysium, they cut down the trees, deprived the people of their property and built estates/manors for the powerful landlords (like Smosh, RWJ, ShaneDawson) who then enslaved the natives and made makes every effort to profit off the already-poor natives. That is a perfect metaphor to what happened to Youtube.
R.I.P. old Youtube!
Google + brought spammers getting endless typing, screamer links and forcing people to sign up for their horrid network. News is that someone tried to post a link to reverse comments and Google suspended their channel. Google just can't accept being beaten by other social networks. To comment on Youtube you need to sign up for the trash of Google. The only good thing anymore is Bob.
[Newest]Google+ migration is the worst."You have to have an Google+ account to post comments on youtube" Just a cheap way to get Google+ popular.

6Racist comments
I hate it when those guys on the comments that say racist stuff. I looked at the comments for a thin lizzy song, and I saw the n word everywhere

Razor79

I saw this youtuber drahn1275, who hates japan and I hate him because he creates numerous spams about false details that koreans better than japan and he still idiotically in it. actually I blocked him.

ronluna

It's stupid if you don't like the music don't listen to it! Gr it makes me mad

PurpleWurpleTaco09

[Newest]I hate these people. Every time I see someone write a comment in another language like Chinese, people who speak English write "ching chong ching chong" and it's really annoying and just plain racist.

Sage_Naruto


7Screamers
Since when do people have a sense of humour about when people get scared by them and they can get heart attacks by them as well. I agree that scarers more like are annoying and they should be banned for life for good. Sheesh, people can be so stupid these days. I got scared by ghost caught on tape and scary blue dot pop up. So avoid these screamers, they're the maze game, scary tic tac toe, what's wrong with this picture, ghost caught on tape, toy story secrets, kfee commercials, behind the scenes of scary car advert, follow the red dot, optical illusions (most), spot the difference, scary DO NOT WATCH!, kikia, not for children, the elmo song (safe for kids) and many more.
My first screamer was the scary rocking chair. I think I was 8 or 9. These kinds of things don't scare me anymore. The reason I saw it is my parents let me be on the internet unattended. When people get pranked by these they are usually little kids and old people. Little Kids scream and run out of the room. Old people can get heart attacks. There are reports of people DYING from these. I saw two videos on YouTube titled:"5 year old reacts to scary rocking chair" and "5 year old reacts to scary make game." Why would anyone do this to a 5 year old!? I love YouTube but I hate these.
I got scarred for life by the innocent car ride
[Newest]Since when was it funny to watch someone scream into a screen

8Stupid comments
Gr I hate these. "thumbs up if your watching this in 2012! " no retard I'm watching it in the year 350 on my irock. But even that joke gets old after about a week or so.
It's quite simple, really; almost every other thing on here is almost entirely the fault of trolls, of whom we cannot exactly complain, now, can we? Now THIS, on the other hand- why, only around fifty percent is directly attributable to the intentional troll.
Some are so stupid like in a video of funniest moments of jennifer lawrence this pig of a man said "She's the kind of girl every guy wants." and thankfully, someone with common sense replied "You're only saying that because she's famous." Honestly, that guy was an idiot.

maddyparrot22

[Newest]Another one was "thumbs up for epic quake" and it was for the Japan earthquake and tsunami of 2011. Did that guy even care for the victims?

9Vevo
The most evil and selfish thing on YouTube. They blocked numerous music videos from Latin and European artists in order to make American trashy garbage like Lady Gaga, Rihanna, Beyonce, Katy Perry, Kanye West, Jay-Z... The most viewed persons in the world!
There is a legend that says if a person watches Vevo all the way through, YouTube would be destroyed. So IF you're trying to watch Vevo, GO BACK and watch pigs, MLP or other things because Vevo can destroy YouTube. Remember the saying: VEVO IS A VIRUS. VEVO MUST DIE
Robbing Americans of stuff like three Squeeze promos ("Hourglass", "Pulling Mussels From the Shell" and, yes, even "Tempted") so they can throw crap in our faces. Let old videos be freely available again!

10Trolls
I remember the dark age, the days of AnimatorBenny23!
Spam trolls are more annoying

The Contenders

11Fred

1210-second Clips of Concerts Taken on a Cell Phone
these cheap ass videos should be deleted
It is very short and you can't see whats happening, if you are going to film a concert bring a real camera and film at least one song.

dragon13304

I am a video lover not a commercial lover.

aeromaxx777

[Newest]The videos are so blurry, loud and wobbly.

13The 10 minute rule
It's so annoying, when you're watching a T.V. episode it's cut into parts because of this stupid rule and then you have to switch to the next part.

purplemonkey123


14Porn Spam
porn scam gets a million views and good vids gets 23
I think there's a reason why most of us watch YouTube instead of hotcambodies.com

Darrell

wow... I've never experienced this... It makes me wonder how bad it was that the peoples faces werent glued to the screen.

fireinside96

[Newest]Whenever a good porn video gets good hits, the federal government deletes it IMMEDIATELY
Well YouTube isn't a porn site, if you really want pornographic videos, there's MILLIONS of other sites to go to to find it

epivmaymaylord


15Constant Layout Changes
Right when you're used to the old layout... A wild new layout appears!

HunkOfJunk123


16History Box

17Disrespectful Comments
Actually many people jumped into conclusion and proclaimed that they think that you didn't understand them and they tell huge amount of insulting words

ronluna

With flaming comments that tells you are a noob, stupid, idiot, moron, dumb without saying it in a nice way

Like "i don't know where you're from and hobbies but you're dumb"

ronluna

yes, there are many people who don't care what are writing

MatrixGuy

[Newest]Yes, I'm totally against the swearing and racism. The comments should be monitored so people aren't upset x

18Dotted Circle Appears While Playing a Video
I hate that pain in the backside spinning circle of dots
Catch dots torture dots KILL DOTS

19Chain Letters
I see a lot of "PLEASE DON'T READ THIS. YOU WILL BE KISSED ON THE NEXT NIGHT" and "Say your crush's name, cover your mouth, post on 10 other videos" -type chain letters all the time. Like you're really and honestly and truly going to get your crush the next day if you post these. Come on.
Like your'e really gonna die in the next two hours. come on.
I was told I would die in four days. That was two years ago. Repost this onto five other top ten lists or you will die in the next three hours.
[Newest]I get this a lot on Instagram and it's so annoying.

20People thinking camcording their television counts as a video
I want to slit the user's throat when they do that. You spend an hour trying to find the right video and when you find it, it's on of those types of crappy videos.
I hate this, I will be searching hard for an old show, and when I think I've found it, someone is just recording their T.V. and interrupting, usually by repeating exactly what the T.V. just said
That is such a cheesy way to capture video. Use a video capture card for Christ sakes!
[Newest]Its so sloppy and you can't hear

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