Discord's April Fools' Blunder: Accidental Views Extravaganza

Discord's April Fools' Blunder: Accidental Views Extravaganza
Discord's April Fools' Blunder: Accidental Views Extravaganza

Discord's April Fools' Video Accidentally Racks Up Billions of Views

An unexpected technical glitch led to Discord's April Fools' video accumulating an astonishing 1.4 billion views on YouTube, surpassing the popularity of the Grand Theft Auto 6 trailer.

Background Toast Notification

The video, which humorously announced the addition of loot boxes to Discord, was unintentionally played in the background of the platform's toast notifications. These pop-up messages appear briefly at the bottom of the screen to inform users of various events.

Viewbotting Simulation

This placement inadvertently created a viewbotting effect, where countless instances of the video were simulated, resulting in hund

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