In May 2010, YouTube celebrated their fifth birthday by opening a special YouTube channel. The channel, located at www.youtube.com/user/FiveYear, tells the story of influential YouTube users and subjects. Jessica Rose took an acting gig playing vlogger LonlyGirl15 and became a cult hit. Federico Alvarez was an Uruguayan film maker who's short video "Ataque de Panico" earned him Hollywood attention.
Check out the channel and learn their stories or send YouTube your own success story. You can also browse YouTube sucesses stories by geographical location, but the more interesting view is by timeline where you can seen videos like Susan Boyle's audition for Britain's Got Talent or the JK Wedding Entrance Dance.