YouTube launch ‘Copyright Match’ feature to find creators’ stolen content

YouTube have launched a solution to the exasperating issue of re-uploaders and content thieves on their giant video platform. YouTube’s new Copyright Match tool gives certain creators the power to identify videos using their content….

Soundtrack your life on Instagram with new Music mode

Music makes everything more powerful. You can’t say you’ve never wished your life had a soundtrack? Well Instagram are making dreams come true adding music to your life. Instagram has over 1 billion monthly users…

Roll out the red carpet and launch videos in style with new YouTube Premieres

There’s nothing like the excitement at the premiere launch of a new film or art piece – now creators on YouTube can join their fans all around the world for a grand video release. At…

Sell your merch straight from your YouTube Channel with new in-built store

It’s been a long time coming but finally you will be able to sell your merchandise directly to viewers from your YouTube channel. At last week’s VidCon YouTube unveiled a bunch of new features that will create…

Hour long Instagram videos have launched and will make money for creators

Instagram have just launched a new platform which will feature long-form videos and will feature some of social media’s top “stars” connecting in new ways. This week Instagram launched their new platform IGTV which takes…

YouTube unveil new ways for creators to make money and launch videos

This year’s VidCon saw YouTube reveal a whole range of new ways that creators can connect with their fans, earn more for their work, and even build up hype for the launch of new videos….

YouTube Music finally launches in 17 countries including UK, US and Canada

YouTube’s new music service fell flat when many people found it inaccessible after launching, but now it’s come to everyone and in 12 more countries. YouTube launched their new music service late last month in…

YouTube have started banning music videos depicting violence

As what is acceptable on platforms gets drawn into question further, YouTube have worked with UK law enforcement to tackle violent music videos. Following Spotify’s recent introduction of a new policy that aims to restrict…

Vevo will phase out their platforms in the wake of YouTube Music

Label-owned music video distributors Vevo have revealed that thanks to new competition they’ll start phasing out their mobile app and website. This week YouTube launched their new home for everything music-based in YouTube Music, a…

YouTube Music has launched, here’s why it’s worth it

Yesterday YouTube Music launched bringing a whole new location for music on YouTube with a bunch of cool new features. YouTube Music is now live after announcing the launch last week and available in the…