YouTube Mobile Site Now Supports HTML5

YouTube has a mobile website called m.youtube.com where you can access YouTube videos easily from your mobile phones. The YouTube mobile website has received an major update. All these days, YouTube has been using Flash player, now it supports HTML5 and no more dependent on flash player.

So, what’s so special with HTML5 ? All these days for a video playback or events like drag n drop you need to depend on third party browser plug-ins such as Adobe Flash, Microsoft Silverlight.

Now with the introduction of HTML5 it eliminates them all. So, if you own a smartphone such as Apple iPhone or Android phones which has HTML5 enabled browser, then just visit m.youtube.com to experience the revamped YouTube mobile site.

With the Introduction of HTML5 YouTube Mobile Site has got some great advantages, lets see what are they:

  • The speed of the site has improved with load times.
  • The video quality has been improved
  • The interface is user friendly and touch friendly UI elements
  • Now you can use search query suggestions, create playlist, you can like, favorite videos from the device directly

So these are some of the changes that YouTube has made to their mobile site with HTML5 support. If you come across any new feature which you experienced, do share it with us.

Susannah Lindsay quit her job a few years back to settle down in a life of domesticity. She has been living in Los Angeles for the last three years, and enjoys following new gadget releases and the latest happenings on the technological front.