The Increasing Popularity Of Putlocker Streaming Site

The internet has taken the world on a storm. People are crazy over the internet. Entertainment today comes handy. You just need to enter the name of a movie and bam it is there on your screen to watch. The viewers can now enjoy live sports, movies as well as web series just by a mere touch on the screen. The internet has not only made the lives of the people simple but has also given an ocean of options for entertainment.

File hosting website known as putlocker, which works online by streaming media like movies, television series used for free of cost. Firstly the website was originated in the United Kingdom in 2011 and later there is an increase of daily viewers because of the mega upload which closed. The site blocked in the United Kingdom with the orders of High court but late 2016 it was declared as a temporary closure. It was ranked under 250 by Alexa Internet as the most visited websites worldwide. Later it was under significant piracy threat reported by Motion Picture Association of America.

Whether the team maintained the official website, it is still not known because of many proxy websites, and fifty mirror websites can identify until now. The official website, which is available online, is still not made public.

How was history made?

Putlocker firstly created in United Kingdom with the URL Eighty thousand visitors received on January 2012. Later it started receiving 1.6 million viewers a day because of the reason that Mega upload got closed with the issue of copyright infringement. Adrian Petroff, the website officer, considered the worry and then worked on it.

March 2012, Alfred Perry, who is the Vice President of the worldwide content protection at paramount pictures, identifies putlocker as the rogue cyber locker services. June 2014 this address was seized by police intellectual property crime unit in United Kingdom. And again it was changed to putlocker is who’s domain was located in Iceland.

Present condition

October 2016, putlocker is the address again started showing the error? 2 November 2016 the putlocker. Is the URL was done active and showing the URL On 27 February 2017, the showing URL was suspended. March 2017 it was reporting ted oasis.


June 2018, guilty was pleaded by Trevon Maurice Franklin of Fresno, California. With the reason that federal copyright violation when the downloading of Deadpool by putlocker and was uploaded to Facebook, which got 6 million views free as the movie released before a week.