These are the most viewed ads of 2016 on YouTube

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It’s been a wild year full of laughing, shouting, crying, and every other emotion-induced action you can think of. Many of them are noticeable in advertisements. When they click with you, they likely click with millions of others worldwide. That’s why viewership on YouTube for ads is as strong as it is. People from every part of the world can find and watch the ads everyone is talking about.

A list compiled by YouTube shows us the most viewed advertisements of 2016.

Official Mobile Strike Super Bowl 50 TV Commercial / Arnold’s Fight [EXTENDED EDITION]

Knorr #LoveAtFirstTaste

Nike Football Presents: The Switch ft. Cristiano Ronaldo, Harry Kane, Anthony Martial & More

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge: Official Introduction

Clash Royale: Theme Song (Official TV Commercial)

Mountain Dew Kickstart: Puppymonkeybaby / Super Bowl Spot

Always #LikeAGirl – Keep Playing

The Chase – Hyundai Super Bowl Commercial / The 2017 Hyundai Elantra

#Pokemon20: Pokemon Super Bowl Commercial

Skittles: “The Portrait” w/ Steven Tyler / Super Bowl 50 Commercial

These ads together generated over 435 million views throughout the year.

Source: YouTube


About the Author: Justin Herrick

Born and raised in New Jersey, Justin is a graduate of Fairleigh Dickinson University where he studied marketing with a focus on digital marketing. He's very talkative and enjoys discussing anything from technology and sports to video games and television. As for Justin's current device rotation, he carries around the Google Pixel and Nexus 9. In the rare case that his phone or tablet is not in his hand, he is either flicking through cards on his Moto 360 (2015) or typing away on the Microsoft Surface Book. Justin is patiently waiting for the day that Google replicates the Galaxy Nexus with modern day specifications.