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Here are the YouTube videos South Africa was watching in 2017
Social Media 11th Dec 2017

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YouTube this week announced the most watched videos of 2017 worldwide — but there aren’t exactly the videos South Africa was watching.
How to Optimize a YouTube Channel and Videos for Better Visibility
Social Media 5th Dec 2017

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Want more views for your YouTube content? Wondering how to show up in YouTube’s search and suggested videos?
YouTube expands Community feature to users with 10k+ subs, to add ‘Stories’
Social Media 4th Dec 2017

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YouTube’s Community feature, which it had been testing with a few creators for around a year, has been expanded to all users with more than 10 000 subscribers.
Facebook Launches Creator-Focused App With Content Production And Analytics Tools
Social Media 21st Nov 2017

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Facebook has taken another massive step today in courting digital creators with the launch of a standalone mobile app to help users manage their presence on the social network.
YouTube Says New Technology Will Result In 30% Fewer Videos Being Deemed Advertiser-Unfriendly
Social Media 1st Nov 2017

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The latest twist in YouTube‘s so-called “adpocalypse” seems as if it will benefit creators. The video site has updated its content flagging technology so that fewer videos will be deemed unfriendly for advertisers and lose revenue as a result.
Casey Neistat: YouTube Doesn’t Do Enough To Take Care Of Creator Community
Social Media 20th Oct 2017

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One of YouTube’s biggest stars, Casey Neistat, posted a sit-down vlog today in which he took the video giant to task for not doing enough to support its creator community.
What content should you make to succeed on YouTube?
Social Media 17th Oct 2017

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After launching Creator Hub more than a year ago to bring all of its resources for creators under one roof, YouTube has revamped YouTube Creators Site with a brand new design, more up-to-date information, and a new video advice series called Master Class.
How Bloggers Monetize: New Research
Social Media 17th Oct 2017

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In this article, you’ll discover insights from new research that reveal how bloggers generate revenue.
Vimeo Acquires Livestream, Launching ‘Vimeo Live’
Social Media 9th Oct 2017

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With the acquisition of Livestream, Vimeo has entered the live streaming market and introduced Vimeo Live, “…offering professional live streaming capabilities directly through its platform for the first time.”
YouTube Adds iMessage Support To Make Sharing Videos Even Easier
Social Media 6th Oct 2017

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YouTube has made a slight-but-mighty update to its iOS app today that’s bound to make sharing videos via text message even easier.