Your videos might be obscured by new YouTube metrics
That is, if you make low quality or “inappropriate” content. YouTube has introduced two new metrics. The first shows how much time users spend on the site watching videos, reading comments, etc. The second identifies content that fits the Quality Watch Time – although the nature of this concept is still unclear. Read further to learn the details.
Why did YouTube delete your video with product placement?
You’re an awesome blogger with thousands of subscribers. Brands want to work with you and put their ads in your videos. Of course, you’re going to earn money for this, and that’s cool! But YouTube may delete such videos. Let us tell you why.
European Parliament bans memes
The European Parliament approved the copyright directive. It means that the European Union may lose the lion’s share of content on the Internet, including YouTube.
YouTube changes its rules regarding submission of the copyright takedown notices
Creators who happened to receive a notification about violating YouTube’s copyright rules often can’t understand exactly what the violation was. Before, the creators had no other choice but to try and guess when and where exactly in the video the violation had occurred. Now, the copyright holders are obliged to mark the exact time interval of the violation in the copyright complaint form. Moreover, if there is already a claim from the Content ID system, the content owner can’t send one more manually.
YouTube demonetizes videos and terminates channels without explanations: how will it affect you?
YouTube panics and goes through all the channels, shaking them up. Practice shows that popular channels are in danger. YouTube turns off monetization, comments, gives strikes left and right, even terminates channels with millions of subscribers. How can you personally suffer from all these?
YouTube will brand videos for lies
Videos with dubious, misleading, and false facts, as well as those with clear lies, will be marked with special anti-fake labels.
Demonetization will become more fair
Green or yellow icon with a dollar sign indicates whetherYouTube will put ads on your videos. And also whether you will receive moneyfor it, of course. Many creators complain that they receive yellow icons fornothing. What’s the matter, YouTube? Company’s team explained how they have improvedthe automatic process of marking videos with monetization coins, what happenswhen your video gets demonetized, and when you appeal.
YouTube Analytics will never be the same
Some more reasons to start using the new Studio Beta instead of the old Studio Classic, and to get used to the good. What new features have already been added to YouTube Analytics, and what to expect from YouTube Studio further? Let’s see.
Momo takes money from youtubers
Momo is a frightening meme from 2018. The photo of the sculpture is really fearful, and moreover, it is considered to be connected with real suicides of children. In 2019 Momo comes back and takes youtubers’ money. YouTube demonetizes all the videos featuring Momo, even if they are disapprobative or just news-related. More on the topic further.
Violence and suicide tips on YouTube Kids
Parents have discovered videos with lots of violence and even with explanations how to commit suicide on YouTube Kids. Kids’ service that has to be a safe space for young viewers appears to be not that safe after all.
YouTube disables comments on videos with children
There no longer will be an opportunity to leave comments on some videos with minors. YouTube decided to protect children from the cruel evil world. Since February 20, the video hosting service has already disabled comments on millions of videos. How did it happen and what to expect?
Why can YouTube demonetize your video?
You can’t understand why YouTube gave you the yellow icon? Here are some explanations. The Creator Insider channel have made a video where YouTube’s employees clarify some moments of monetization.