YouTube Roll Out COPPA Compliance Requirements to All Creators

Earlier this week, YouTube released a video for all creators on the platform instructing them to now flag their content as "made for kids" or "not made for kids" in response the changes to be compliant with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). This video, subsequent documentation and the resulting discussion, videos, etc. have … Continue reading YouTube Roll Out COPPA Compliance Requirements to All Creators

YouTube Announces Changes to Subscriber Count Display

Last week, YouTube announced via their Twitter account (@TeamYouTube) that they will be making changes to the way the subscriber count for channels are publicly displayed from August 2019. They linked to a YouTube Help Community post that outlined the details. All public facing subscriber counts will be truncated to a uniform format: counts under … Continue reading YouTube Announces Changes to Subscriber Count Display

MacOS Mojave – Killer Features for Content Creators

At the recent Apple WWDC event, Apple outlined some of it's upcoming software/OS iterations for iOS, tvOS, WatchOS, and MacOS. The latter has some killer features for content creators that I want to highlight.In the video below, I talk about the features that stood out to me as being awesome upgrades and new features that … Continue reading MacOS Mojave – Killer Features for Content Creators

YouTube Subscriber Purge – Gamers Drop Mass Subs

Recently, gamers reported dropping subs by large amounts on YouTube. The YouTube Subscriber Purge in late April 2018 has caused many gamers concern over the past weekend. In this video, I share what YouTube has publicly announced after many gamers and other YouTubers reported a larger than usual drop in subscribers.

YouTube Partner Program Changes 2018

Over the last several days, YouTube, and¬†social media in general has gone into meltdown¬†regarding YouTube's announcement that they are updating the eligibility requirements to enter the YouTube Partner Program. For those not in the know, the YouTube Partner Program is what a channel needs to become a member of to be able to monetise their … Continue reading YouTube Partner Program Changes 2018