UPDATE: the “workaround” described in the video worked fine from July through October 2018, but the statistics data is no longer supplied by YouTube as per November 2018.
How to check YouTube video statistics for a video on someone else’s channel? As a YouTuber, it is interesting to see what your competition is doing, although “co-runner” is a more suitable term than competitor in the YouTube environment. Learn how to view your competitor’s Youtube daily view count on their videos, and see how the YouTube video is performing.
This video shows you how the view the statistics on most YouTube videos, without having to purchase software, and without installing plug-ins in your browser. The method does not work for all videos, only for videos where the maker of the video allows statistics to be displayed.