See this screenshot of the YouTube video:

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It has more likes than views. Youtubers making comments like YouTube drinking again etc.

How can a YouTube video has more likes than views?


Likes are updated in real time. Views are not:

We want to make sure that videos are being viewed by actual humans and not computer programs. During the first couple of hours after a video has been published, we'll only show views that our systems believe to be valid. This might not yet show all legitimate views at that time.


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