On Thursday, the two-week-old “It Gets Better” video hit 2 million views. It continues to receive more than 2,000 views per hour.
For the month it is the most discussed video in News & Politics and received the most votes as favorite video this month as well.
And the video is popular around the world.
It’s the No.1 1 News & Politics video this month in Sweden.
In News & Politics, it’s No. 2 in Canada and the United Kingdom, and in Australia and Ireland, it’s No. 3.
It’s in the top 10 in India, Israel, New Zealand, South Africa and France. Although not as popular in Russia, it’s still ranks No. 105 there and it hasn’t been translated into Russian, as far as I know.
In all, the video gets 46 YouTube honors.
According to the YouTube map, it’s been seen in every country in the world except a couple in central Africa.
Through yesterday, the daily number of viewers has continued to steadily grow. The YouTube page has gotten more than 27,000 comments. Of the 2 million views, only 525 clicked dislike before leaving the page.