5 Ways to Make Your YouTube Custom Thumbnails More Effective


Let’s face it — we usually judge a book by its cover. We do the same thing with YouTube videos; if we don’t like the thumbnail, chances are we won’t see it. Since YouTube expanded custom thumbnails to all partners in good standing last August after much-deserved pressure from content creators, creators have no excuse […]

YouTube Starts Rolling Out Custom Thumbnails To All Partners In ‘Good Standing’


Your prayers to the gods of digital video have been answered. After countless tweets, blog posts and videos from creators, YouTube has finally begun their expansion of custom thumbnails to all partners. On the official YouTube Creator Blog, the video-sharing site announced, “Today, we’re expanding access to custom thumbnails for more YouTube partners, and over […]

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