The famous 301+ Views Limitation of YouTube is Now Gone!

The famous 301+ Views Limitation of YouTube is Now Gone!

YouTube, a video sharing website owned by Google makes a much needed change that every YouTuber was waiting by removing the static “301+” views count from its system that calculates video views.
You must have noticed that many popular YouTube videos used to get stuck at “301+ views” which is very disturbing when seen from the uploader’s view. No matter the static count changes into accurate live count after a couple of days or sometimes few hours, it was always hard to pass that time.

The feature 301+ views which YouTube used to have was used as a proxy number while YouTube went off the verify that which number of views is authentic, and which are not. 

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On studying the image above (shared by YouTube on Twitter) removing this feature, the video will show the real-time number of views count. The company is confident enough that the views will count real people and not the video plays by automated bots, which will still pass through a verification process without pausing the count.

From the viewer’s point of view this isn’t a change that would hardly make any difference, but for the creators this will be the start an era that won’t keep them waiting for their videos to show-up the real view count.

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