Domestic video hosting Rutube showed strong traffic growth in the first eight months of 2022, but its share is only a small part of YouTube’s figures. About this publicationTASS“said the Russian mobile operators.
According to Beeline, Rutube traffic between January and August 2022 was only about 2% of YouTube traffic. According to another operator – Yota – the ratio of the traffic of the two services for the specified period of analytics differs even more and reaches 99.1% in favor of YouTube and 0.9% for Rutube.
At the same time, as Iota adds, in the week from August 15 to August 21, 1.7 times more traffic was spent on the Rutube application than in the first week of January, and the number of users increased by 1.2 times during this time. YouTube for the same period increased the number of users and traffic volumes by 1.2 times.
Most noticeably, the volume of traffic on video hostings grew in March and April. In MTS, the growth of interest in Russian video hosting is associated with expectations of blocking YouTube in the Russian Internet space at that time, as well as with the abolition of monetization of channels on the Google platform.
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