YouTube ad revenue up 83% as Google achieves record quarter

Google recorded a record of US$61.6 billion in revenue during Q2 2021, parent company Alphabet has announced. 

A significant factor behind the record quarter for the company was a total of US$7.0 billion in YouTube advertising revenue. This exceeded Wall Street estimates of US$6.37 billion, and was up 83% year-over-year.

Source: YouTube ad revenue up 83% as Google achieves record quarter