• YouTube boosts creators with channel subs, merchandise stores, and premieres

    2 monthes ago - By Digital Trends

    YouTube is expanding some existing features and introducing a new one in a bid to help creators earn more money through their work. Channel subs, a merchandise store, and "Premieres" are all part of the effort.
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  • YouTube pushes memberships, merchandise as alternatives to ads

    YouTube pushes memberships, merchandise as alternatives to ads

    2 monthes ago - By Reuters

    SAN FRANCISCO - YouTube said on Thursday that video uploaders with more than 100,000 followers could start paid fan clubs on the service, one of several new features aimed at helping itself and its users diversify revenue after a turbulent year.
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  • YouTube looks to merch and memberships to make creators more money

    YouTube looks to merch and memberships to make creators more money

    2 monthes ago - By Engadget

    YouTube is having a busy day at VidCon 2018. Aside from launching Premieres, a new feature that lets creators hype pre-recorded videos with a public landing page, the company is also announcing new ways for them to make more money. For starters, chan...
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  • YouTube introduces channel memberships, merchandise and premieres

    YouTube introduces channel memberships, merchandise and premieres

    2 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    YouTube creators are gaining a number of new tools to generate revenue from their videos outside of traditional advertising, as well as those that will help them better engage their fans, according to news the video streaming site announced today at the VidCon conference in Anaheim, California. This includes the rollout of channel memberships, merchandising, marketing partnerships via FameBit, and the launch of “Premieres,” which offers a middle ground between pre-recorded, edited video and live streaming.
    Memberships
    Before today, YouTube had offered a Twitch-like “Sponsorship” model on...
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