YouTube’s subscription notifications are now better for viewers and creators

The long anguish of YouTube notifications not showing when or what users want has been, in some part, fixed… hopefully. If it hasn’t happened to you directly, you’ve no doubt heard about it happening to…

YouTube will stop showing exact subscribers this year

The popularity of YouTube channels is going to get a bit more vague in a few months as subscriber counts get abbreviated. YouTube have announced that they will start abbreviating how many subscribers channels have…

Pandora Stories let you tell your own tale through playlists

Pandora have introduced Stories, a way for creators to share playlists that are glued together with the narrative feel of a podcast. Pandora Stories is a valuable new tool that the music streaming service have…

Japan protects artists with new 70 year Copyright laws

Japan have updated their copyright laws to protect intellectual property for up to 70 years following agreements with countries around the world. Japan have updated their copyright law to extend the copyright protection period from…

YouTube are opening up Stories to loads more creators

YouTube’s Instagram style Stories are being opened up for loads more channels whether creators care for it or not. Last November YouTube launched their Stories feature allowing creators to upload short videos that stay online…

YouTube’s Creator Studio is getting even better

The Creator Studio is becoming YouTube Studio and it’s just not just getting a new name but a bunch of fresh new features. YouTube are enhancing their platform for creators so that their creator portal…

Launch your videos with suspense with YouTube Premieres

Give your videos the suspense they deserve with a build up to the grand event of them going live on YouTube, now that YouTube Premieres have launched globally. Earlier this year YouTube gave creators the…

Musical.ly disappear and find a new home in Tik Tok

Musical.ly are closing their doors but lip-syncers need not fear as they’re joining Tik Tok for a combined video experience in one place. Musical.ly are closing their app and losing their brand as part of…

How to get your music on QQ Music for FREE

Get your music in front of over 700 million new listeners all for free with RouteNote and QQ Music, China’s favourite streaming service. You may know that we offer you FREE distribution of your music…

YouTube follows Twitter with new clickable hashtags above video titles

Twitter reinvented how hashtags are used in English language and YouTube are taking their hashtags to another level putting them front and centre of videos. YouTube have started including clickable hashtags at the forefront of…