New Video Activity Graph on YouTube

New Video Activity Graph on YouTube

YouTube is back on the game! After receiving a brand safety distinction from the MRC, the platform enabled a green screen option for Shorts and membership gifting. A new video activity graph on YouTube has also been rolled out. The announcement was made via the Creator Insider channel. Last October, YouTube has been testing an … Read more

Building YouTube of the Future

Building YouTube of the Future

YouTube recently join the Upfronts. It is a mid-May event for digital and linear TV advertisers held every year. The platform hits the Upfront spotlight to showcase building YouTube of the future. A recent Nielsen report showed that YouTube is the number 1 global streaming platform. In the US alone, the app has 230 million … Read more

Rolling Out YouTube Membership Gifting

Rolling Out YouTube Membership Gifting

Membership gifting is a highly requested feature of YouTube. That is why the platform is now rolling YouTube membership gifting. It is now under test launch on YouTube for desktop to a small number of YouTube channels in Japan. To access membership gifting, users can click the dollar sign below the live chat button. It … Read more

YouTube Receives MRC Brand Safety Distinction

YouTube Receives MRC Brand Safety Distinction

YouTube’s 2022 goals are collaboration, commerce, and community. Based on these goals, the platform doubled its efforts in encouraging respectful interactions and tackling misinformation for a better YouTube experience. Today, YouTube ads receive an MRC brand safety distinction. It is the second year around when YouTube received an award from the Media Rating Council (MRC), a … Read more

Updating Green Screen Options for YouTube Shorts

Updating Green Screen Options for YouTube Shorts

YouTube Shorts is getting more popular. The Shorts shelf is now on trending pages. Even Short ads are being tested on Google. To make Shorts more engaging, the platform is updating it with green screen options. A green screen is a post-production effect that creators can access in two ways. First, select the create button … Read more

Expanding the Sharing of YouTube Clips

Expanding the Sharing of YouTube Clips

Remember YouTube Clips! YouTube Clips are 60-second automated video chapters mainly intended for gaming channels. By next week, the platform is expanding the sharing of YouTube Clips for all channels. It makes it easy for creators and marketers to share them in a snap via email and other social media channels. YouTube also enabled public … Read more

The Expansion of YouTube Super Thanks

The Expansion of YouTube Super Thanks

Remember YouTube’s Super Family? It includes Super Chats, Super Stickers, and Super Thanks. All these features serve as extra revenue streams for creators. The latest feature – Super Thanks, was only available to a selected group of creators during its initial launch. Today, the expansion of YouTube Super Thanks has been announced. Super Thanks on … Read more

YouTube Shorts Shelf on Trending Pages

YouTube Shorts Shelf on Trending Pages

YouTube launched Shorts last 2020. They are short-form videos imitating TikTok clips. As one of their top priorities, the platform encouraged the Shorts campaign and introduced the Shorts shelf. Initially, the Shorts shelf is visible on channel listings. Today, YouTube Shorts Shelf is on trending pages. As explained by Conor Kavanagh, YouTube’s Ads Policy Manager, the Shorts shelves on … Read more

Enabling Subtitle Editors on YouTube

Enabling Subtitle Editors on YouTube

YouTube continuously experiments with features and tools to better access video content. Recently, the largest video-sharing platform enabled sharing YouTube links in a snap. The platform also enabled automated video chapters and video chapter searches. Recently, the platform makes some changes to its mobile studio by enabling subtitle editors. Subtitle editors on YouTube appear as a … Read more