Here’s why YouTube Red named its product… that

photo: Youtube

photo: Youtube

“Choosing a name for a product is a challenging thing,” a YouTube executive said in a press Q&A session. “As we talked to users and fans in our studies, the term ‘red’ is often associated with YouTube. It has a lot of meaning in terms of love and the red carpet.” With ad-blocking about the Web, YouTube also thinks that searching for that term will bring up related hits to its product and not Red tube. “We’re not too worried about that other site.” – Natt Garun, The Next Web