Business Insider took screenshots of the offending thumbnails but has chosen not to republish them. Clicking on the videos triggered YouTube's recommendation algorithm, pointing BuzzFeed to other similar thumbnails. BuzzFeed News uncovered countless explicit thumbnails of women engaging in sexual acts with horses and dogs, which are being used to spike views for videos that are actually fairly innocent in nature. Get the latest Google stock price here. We have strict policies against misleading thumbnails, and violative content flagged to us by Buzzfeed has been removed.
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It appears that YouTube has removed the majority of the videos in question, but even a cursory search of the terms referenced by BuzzFeed does still produce some disturbing results.
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The videos in question have amassed millions of views, BuzzFeed said. YouTube is under huge pressure to stay on top of inappropriate content, with the company being criticised for carrying videos promoting terrorism and child abuse. These videos included pornography, spam, and extremist material. Bestiality images were found on YouTube just hours after the company boasted about removing 8. A YouTube source told BuzzFeed that the graphic thumbnail videos are similar to those made by a Cambodian content farm that was kicked off the website in Inappropriate videos have also surfaced on YouTube Kids, including weird conspiracy videos.