Posts By: Jay Cook

Facebook Watch Goes Global & Introduces New Features


As users spend more and more time watching video content, social networks have been taking a more hands-on approach to video in response. Facebook’s more formalized vision for video content launched under the “Watch” section last year and, as you read this post, has been expanded to a global feature of the social network. Facebook… Read more »

Welcome To YouTube Music!


As Daily Rind readers, you probably already know that YouTube is one of the primary pillars of today’s music industry. In recent years, YouTube has become even more of a global hub for music and it’s easy to see why: you can quickly hop between official releases, fan uploads, reaction videos, choreography videos, and much… Read more »

New Monetization Policies & YouTube Tips To Help You Grow


We’ve kept you up to date with the various changes YouTube has made to monetization over the past year, such as the new monetization icons, but this may be one of the biggest to date: As of February 20th, 2018, YouTube is limiting monetization to channels with 4,000 hours of watch time in the past… Read more »

Holiday Home Stretch: Catch Up On YouTube’s New Updates


Everyone’s favorite time of the year is here: that last holiday quarter, when YouTube watchtime and ad revenue is at its absolute strongest. The combination of tentpole holidays such as Halloween, long breaks from work and school and the rush of holiday shopping, means more eyes and dollars are competing for YouTube attention than any… Read more »