Chatroulette Be Damned: Why Every YouTube Creator Should Be Hosting Live Streams

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Carving out your own niche in the world of online video can be painfully difficult. Standing out among the millions of hours of video uploaded daily requires online video creators to break out and use every tool available to them. Popular YouTubers have perfected the arts of using tags, creating thumbnails and promoting on every […]

5 New Year’s Resolutions YouTube Creators Should Keep In 2013

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Following through New Year’s resolutions isn’t an easy task. We can’t count how many times we’ve promised ourselves that we’d stay in shape, finish that novel and learn Mandarin, yet it seems like most of us break our resolutions rather than fulfill them. For YouTube creators, many of you are trying to make 2013 much […]

YouTube Starts Allowing Custom Messages When Creators Promote Through Social Media

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Here’s a quick bite of YouTube news for you. If you haven’t noticed by now, YouTube has begun letting creators customize the text that accompanies all publicized videos. Now, when you upload a video to YouTube, the text promoting it across your social networks no longer has to be a default message. The ability to […]

YouTube Combines Channel Tabs For Quicker, More Efficient Video Browsing

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YouTube seems to always be looking for new ways to simplify their user interface. Today, YouTube announced that they are merging the Feed and Video tabs into one “Browse Videos” tab. The previous tabs could be found at the top right corner of a YouTube channel’s menu but have now been replaced by the all-encompassing […]

The ‘Project: YouTube’ Video Series Will Explain Everything you Need to Know as a Partner [VIDEO]

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When YouTube first announced that they were opening up the partner program for anyone with monetized content, it came with the promise of several support programs. The most valuable of these support programs so far has been the bi-weekly product bulletin. The recently redesigned bulletin gives creators a look into new developments that would probably […]

New YouTube Creator Space in London Set to Help Video Makers

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Just in time for the 2012 Summer Olympics, the YouTube Creator Space has made its own British invasion by setting up a studio at Google’s London office. Sara Mormino, director of YouTube content operations and Next Lab in Europe, Middle East and Africa, said in an official statement that the new studios opened last night […]

“Thousands” of YouTube Partners Make Six Figures, You Can Too!

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In a recent earnings call with YouTube investors, Google senior vice president and chief business officer Nikesh Arora said that the video sharing site has “found” its model—meaning that the site has come a long way since 2007 thanks to its push for original content and deals with NBC Universal to stream the upcoming Olympic […]

Vevo On YouTube Nearing Its End?

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Whenever you’re watching the latest music video from Katy Perry or Justin Bieber, chances are you’re watching it through Vevo, a music video website which features content from three of the four largest record labels. If they’re a big deal musically, they’re probably on Vevo. Vevo’s presence on YouTube is a big draw for the […]

WANTED: Advertisers Seeking YouTube Stars

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YouTube has been hustling in the last few months for more ad money. First, the expansion of the partner program tried ensuring that anyone with talent could make their fair share, which would mean more money and a pool of target demographics for advertisers. The company also tried seducing them by pushing original programming through […]

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