YouTube are testing back-to-back ads on videos

There’s nothing worse than being engrossed in a YouTube video and it’s interrupted by a mid-video advert. So YouTube are testing out ‘ad pods’ to get multiple ads out of the way in one block….

Tencent’s new app is funny but Bytedance aren’t laughing

Short video is the hot thing in China right now and Tencent are taking on apps like Bytedance with their own social video network. Tencent are getting in on the short video game thanks to…

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…

YouTube’s new mini player lets you browse as you watch

YouTube goes mini with a new player that lets you explore the bountiful land of videos all whilst watching your current one in the same page. YouTube is a wonderful site full of videos ranging…

Go from screen to stage with gig tickets on YouTube

Watching music videos on YouTube can often result in wishing you were seeing them live right now, and with Eventbrite on YouTube you can secure a gig right under the video. YouTube have teamed up…

YouTube is where 16-44 year old’s discover music around the world

The internet has transformed how we find and listen to music and a new report shows that YouTube is the place to go when it comes to finding your new favourite artists. A new report…

YouTube’s new mobile app tracks your time watching videos

We’ve all got stuck on YouTube watching videos for hours and ending up on a completely different video to where you started. Now you can see how long your video journeys take you. Google have…

YouTube lists the smartphones you should be watching videos on

YouTube have just launched a brand new report which lists all of the best smartphones for watching YouTube and which ones will diminish your viewing experience. YouTube have revealed their ‘YouTube Device Report’ which recommends…

Vertical videos finally look good on YouTube

Bye-bye black bars. After years of discrimination YouTube are finally showing vertical videos the respect they (maybe) deserve on PCs. Vertical videos on YouTube are finally going to look… better. Regardless of your opinion on…