Figure of the day: How many links removed from Google search for pirated content?


Figure of the day:

3 000 000 000

links removed from Google search for pirated content over the year.

Google has published a report on the fight against Internet piracy in 2018. It tells about the programs, policies, and technologies that Google uses to ensure copyright compliance. She also shared statistics for the period.

More than 3 billion YouTube paid to holders monetizirovat use their content in other videos with the Content ID, the main tool of the company for the management of copyright. More than 100 million U.S. dollars the company has invested in the creation of Content ID, including the costs of personnel and computing resources.

More than 1.8 billion YouTube paid to copyright holders in the music industry in the form of advertising revenues for the period from October 2017 to September 2018.

More than 3 billion URLS have been removed from Google Search results for copyright infringement after running the tool to send complaints from copyright holders and their agents.

More than 10 million ads were rejected by Google in 2017 due to suspicion of copyright infringement or because of the presence of links to sites that violate copyrights.