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Saying This Word in the First 5 Seconds of Your Video Increases Views By Nearly 100%
Social Media 19th Jul 2017

social media, YouTube, film distribution

In a sea of seemingly limitless online content, how can you ensure that your video rises above the fray?
Streamlabs, A Popular Monetization Tool For Live Broadcasters, Adds Facebook Integration
Social Media 13th Jul 2017

social media, Streamlabs, Twitch, Youtube, Microsoft‘s Mixer.

Streamlabs, a massively popular revenue-collecting platform for live creators, announced today compatibility with Facebook Live.
Slime Videos Take Off On YouTube, With A Top Channel Earning $200,000 In One Month
Social Media 30th Jun 2017

social media, YouTube, slime

Move over, toy unboxers and bizarre Spiderman/Elsa cosplayers — there’s a new trend in the world of children’s videos, and no, I’m not talking about fidget spinners.
YouTube updates Restricted Mode to include LGBTQ content
Social Media 22nd Jun 2017

social media, YouTube LGBTQ

YouTube has taken advantage of Pride Month to update its Restricted Mode policies that back in March saw innocent LGBTQ content blocked.
Promoting Your Work Takes Social Media Strategy. Here’s What to Know
Social Media 15th Jun 2017

social media, YouTube,Instagram, Facebook, Pinterest,Twitter, Spotify

Whether you’re a comedian, artist, or musician, different social platforms resonate better with your target market and there’s data to back it up. Let’s explore.
YouTube Updates Its Guidelines For Advertiser-Friendly Content To Offer More Thorough Info To Creators
Social Media 6th Jun 2017

social media, YouTube

The recent tug-of-war between YouTube, its ad partners, and its creative community remains a hot topic of conversation in online video circles, and creators and their associates have urged YouTube to offer solutions for sitewide drops in ad revenue.
YouTube: Number Of Channels With 1 Million Subscribers Has Grown 75% Since Last Year
Social Media 11th May 2017

social media, YouTube

YouTube announced that there are now 75% more channels that have surpassed 1 million subscribers than there were last year
Twitch Broadening Monetization To “Tens Of Thousands” Of Creators With Affiliate Program
Social Media 26th Apr 2017

social media, Twitch

The company has announced the launch of its Affiliate Program, which will broaden monetization to “tens of thousands” of non-partnered channels.
How to Promote Your Film on Social Media Without Being Annoying
Social Media 26th Apr 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

Here are some rules for how to make your audience into your film's best advocates with social media.
YouTube Announces Restricted Mode Updates In Response To Outcry From LGBT Creators
Social Media 25th Apr 2017

social media, YouTube

Last month, a significant number of creators within YouTube’s LGBT community complained that some of their videos were not appearing in Restricted Mode, the YouTube interface that screens out content that is violent, profane, sexually explicit, or otherwise intended for mature audience.