YouTube working on streaming service ‘channel store’

Google is reportedly following Apple TV and Amazon Prime Video in letting users subscribe to other streaming services through a YouTube “channel store.” According to the Wall Street JournalYouTube is “planning to launch an online store for streaming video services and has renewed talks with entertainment companies about participating in the platform.” This “channel store” … Read more

Trying to cure your allergies on YouTube? You might want to check your sources.

YouTube’s efforts to curb misinformation on its platform are well-documented. But what about semi-truthful videos that aren’t politically motivated? Those clips are the subject of a recent study published by the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, The ACAAI looked at 86 videos about allergic rhinitis — ie hay fever — and found that … Read more

Viral Content Creator Shares 5 Tips for Growing Followers Organically

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The ever-increasing rise of social media users means having a strong online presence has never been more important. Social network platforms almost tripled their total user base in the last decade — from 970 million in 2010 to an estimated 4.48 billion users in July 2021. This … Read more

Want your brand to stand out on social? Hire a creator as your Chief TikTok Officer.

Influencers are the new social media managers. That belief has been adopted by brands like Nerf and Olipop, who have hired digital-native creators to run their TikTok accounts. Both companies have seen encouraging results from this experiment. Nerf gets millions of views on videos that feature its Chief TikTok Officer Sophie Lightningand Olipop saw its … Read more

Google Meet’s new feature lets users consume YouTube and Spotify together – TechCrunch

As Google continues the great merger between its Duo and Meet video communications apps, the company today announced that it’s introducing new Apple SharePlay-like live-sharing features to Meet, making it easier for call-participants to engage with content together in real time. It’s worth noting that Google already introduced some live-sharing features (eg watching YouTube videos … Read more