Author Archives: Jay Cook

But It Wasn’t a Match: Content Ineligible for Content ID

Content ID is one of our most discussed subjects on The Daily Rind, and for good reason. If you’re not already familiar with it, Content ID is YouTube’s back-end scanning technology that ensures your music videos and audio tracks are making proper matches...

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 ...

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 rel...

YouTube Creator Studio Updates Provide New Impression Metrics

If you run your own YouTube channels, you’re probably familiar with YouTube’s Creator Studio. This dashboard, which is really the heart of creator activities on YouTube, is where you may have uploaded videos, sought analytics and changed settings for your c...

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 w...

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 sho...