Youtube has honoured Belarusian car mechanic Oleg Nesterov with a Silver Button after he passed 100,000 subscribers.
“Get to 100,000 subscribers, and you’ll be rewarded with a shimmering Silver Play Button that you can proudly show to family, friends, and fans!” Youtube promises.
On his Youtube channel Mr Nesterov shows how to repair a car without spending a lot of money. Although his first video was filmed with a snapshot camera, it got a lot of views. Oleg’s brother-in-law let him know about a sudden success.
According to the winner, his Youtube channel turned out to be a way of take his mind off problems because he was going through a complicated period in life. Now Oleg is a popular Belarusian video blogger; 100,000 subscribers follow him.
Youtube also rewards those who bring the biggest audiences to its site with the Diamond Play Button (10 mln subscribers) and Gold Play Buttons (1 mln).