YouTube Announces New Listening Options in YouTube Music

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YouTube has announced a new update for its YouTube Music app, which will feature new mixes aligned to certain activities

YouTube Outlines its Latest Slate of Original Programming for YouTube Kids

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YouTube has announced its latest slate of kids programming, including educational focused content and more diverse representation


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YouTube Adds New Comparative Data Tools in YouTube Studio, and Info on Other Channels Your Audience Watches

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YouTube has added some new analytics options to help improve channel performance

YouTube Best Practices

Ignite Social Media

YouTube is one of the more unique social media platforms. Moreover, YouTube is a key channel for brands given its SEO benefits as a Google company, and 96% of 18-24-year-olds and half of internet users over 75 using it. With so much potential to connect with consumers, we’re outlining our YouTube best practices to help jumpstart your strategy on the channel. Before you even get started with YouTube, you may be wondering what kind of videos belong there in the first place.

YouTube's Working on New Updates for its Blur Tools Within YouTube Studio

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YouTube is working on some new updates for its blur tool in YouTube Studio

YouTube Points to Shorts as Key Development Opportunity in 2021

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YouTube's CEO Susan Wojcicki says that Shorts is a key opportunity for the platform moving forward

How to Tackle YouTube Copyright Issues

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Bonus Material: FREE social media calendar with YouTube content ideas and inspiration. Concerned about YouTube copyright issues? Copyright issues are typically a major concern for YouTube creators, who can be on the giving or receiving end of the complaints. YouTube

Best YouTube VPN – Unblock YouTube


Most of us have ran into the issue “This content is not available in your country” on YouTube. It happens because of the geo-restrictions applied by YouTube in order to prevent people from watching the content outside the geographical boundaries of a region for which it was intended.

YouTube Lists the Top Videos and Creators of 2020

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YouTube has listed the top videos and platform stars of 2020, highlighting the key creators that are gaining traction with YouTube viewers

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YouTube Analytics: Your Step-by-Step Guide

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How familiar are you with YouTube analytics? A lot of social media managers know other platforms’ data far better than YouTube’s. Fortunately, this step-by-step guide will get you up to date with YouTube analytics. Access to YouTube Analytics. YouTube

YouTube Launches Updated Sports Platform to Cater to Rising Demand for Sports Content

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YouTube has refreshed its YouTube Sports platform, with a bigger focus on connected TV viewers

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YouTube Shares New Insights into Emerging Video Trends

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YouTube has shared some new insights into evolving video trends, based on its latest usage insights and survey data

YouTube Tests Automated Video Chapters to Improve Navigation

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YouTube is testing automated video chapters, which will detect content segments within video clips

YouTube Offers New Ad Tools to Help Marketers Tap into the Rise in YouTube Viewership

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With watch time of YouTube content on home TV screens rising, the platform has added some new ad tools to help advertisers reach more specific viewer segments

YouTube Provides Answers on Common Reach and Algorithm Distribution Queries

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YouTube has provided some new insights into how its feed algorithm works, and how creators can align with its systems to maximize video performance

YouTube Launches New 'Shorts Report' to Promote Key Short Video Trends

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YouTube has launched a new Shorts Report, which it will use to highlight key trends in its new, TikTok-like offering

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YouTube Says That its TikTok-Like 'Shorts' Feature will be Expanded to US Users Next Month

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YouTube has confirmed that its TikTok clone, called 'Shorts', will see a full expansion to US users 'in the coming weeks'

YouTube Provides Insight on Updated Verification Process for Creators

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YouTube has provided an update on its process for channel verification

YouTube Answers Common Questions on Video Discovery and Distribution

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YouTube has provided some new insights into how its search and discovery systems work, and how you can maximize your opportunities

YouTube Adds New Data Insights to Highlight Video Performance in First 24 Hours After Posting

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YouTube has added a new metric option in YouTube Studio which shows you how well your video has performed in the first 24 hours after upload

YouTube Outlines How 'Shorts' Views and Counted, and How They'll Impact Channel Analytics

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YouTube has provided some new insights into how its new 'Shorts' option will impact you channel analytics

YouTube Launches its TikTok-Like 'Shorts' Tool in India

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YouTube has announced that it's bringing its TikTok-like 'Shorts' function to users in India

YouTube Adds New Comment Filters in YouTube Studio

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YouTube has added a new set of comment filters to make it easier for creators to maximize their interactions

YouTube Adds New Hashtag Showcase Pages to Assist in Content Discovery

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YouTube has added new hashtag showcase pages, which provide full-page overviews of videos which have included specific hashtags

Nine Year-Old Ryan Kaji Once Again Leads YouTube's Top Earners for the Year

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Forbes has published its annual listing of the highest-earning stars on YouTube

YouTube: 8 steps to a killer marketing strategy


Learn YouTube marketing with the 8 easy but incredibly effective steps

YouTube Publishes New Data on Rising Trends During COVID-19

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YouTube has published a new set of insights into rising topic trends during COVID-19, which were interestingly reflected across regions

Why Every Brand Should Have a YouTube Channel


YouTube is a hub for video content. Many businesses post exclusively to YouTube to take benefit of many advantages that the site provides. YouTube contributes to a worldwide population. Throughout this article, we discuss why the brand has to be on YouTube. We will discuss some of the benefits of getting a channel on the web, and how to create your brand channel on Youtube right now. Reason To Be On YouTube as a Brand. Advantages for Brand on YouTube.

11 Tips for writing YouTube descriptions

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YouTube video covers and titles might be what grab your attention but descriptions are where the search engine shines. YouTube SEO is quite similar in concept to how you would write for a blog post or website page: titles are important but so are the details.

YouTube Launches Next Phase of Program to Tag Items Within Video Clips

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YouTube is launching a live test of its new process which will enable creators to tag products within their video clips

The Biggest YouTube Marketing Mistakes That Too Many Brands Make

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YouTube presents a huge marketing opportunity for businesses … but only when done right. Avoid these eight common YouTube marketing mistakes. YouTube is a little different than most other social media networking sites. Visitors come to YouTube with the intention to watch something specific. YouTube marketing can be extraordinarily effective. The second didn’t show up for pages, and I found it by viewing the company’s YouTube page.

YouTube Launches Audio Ads to Reach Users Tuning in via Audio Only

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YouTube has launched a new audio ads option to help brands connect with people listening to music and podcasts via YouTube's apps

Are You Following These YouTube Best Practices for Your Marketing?

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Consider how you’re using YouTube right now. Are you following YouTube best-practices? Nearly 8 out of 10 marketers found YouTube to be the most effective marketing platform, according to a recent study. YouTube can remove the audio or the video altogether. YouTube

Top Five: The night that YouTube went dark

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This week’s must-know social media news includes the YouTube outage, a religious stance on women and social media, Coke’s misstep in New Zealand, Snapchat’s new original programming and Google’s shopping insights. The night that YouTube went dark. YouTube experienced a global outage affecting users around the world. The post Top Five: The night that YouTube went dark appeared first on Sherrilynne Starkie.

YouTube Launches New Option Which Enables Parents to Monitor their Child's Viewing Activity

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YouTube is adding a new option that will enable parents to better monitor their child's in-app viewing activity

YouTube Expands AI Detection to Age-Gate More Uploads

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YouTube will age-restrict more content as an expansion of its machine learning process to classify the content of video uploads

YouTube Will Now Remove Videos Alleging Voter Fraud in the 2020 US Election

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YouTube is taking a tougher line on claims of voter fraud and manipulation after the safe harbour deadline passes

YouTube Will Start Inserting Ads into Non-Monetized Content, Updates Rules Around Facial Recognition

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YouTube has announced an update to its Terms of Service to cover the use of facial recognition data and new rules around monetization of content not in the YouTube Partner Program

How to use YouTube Analytics to optimize your video performance

Sprout Social

Building a must-see YouTube channel starts with understanding your audience. And there’s no better place to gather actionable insights than your YouTube Analytics. Why measuring your YouTube Analytics is so important. YouTube Analytics: General Reports.

YouTube Tests Product Tags in Selected Creator Videos as Part of Larger Shift Towards eCommerce

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YouTube is testing a new process which would enable creators to tag and track all products in their video clips, essentially turning YouTube into a major product showcase