YouTube’s expanding access to its Community Posts feature, with all creators now in a position to activate the choice, offering one other means to work together along with your YouTube viewers.
Neighborhood Posts stay in your YouTube channel, and supply a text-based technique to preserve your subscribers knowledgeable of updates and notes – just like different social media apps.
The choice was initially solely accessible to channels with over 1,000 subscribers, however from this week, all YouTube channel managers will be capable to activate Neighborhood Posts by way of the Superior Options tab within the app.
As per YouTube:
“You possibly can join superior options by going to Studio > Settings > Channel > Characteristic eligibility. As soon as there, choose into superior options, or you may faucet the plus signal within the YouTube app, faucet create a submit, and should you do not but have entry to superior options you may be prompted to confirm at this level.”
YouTube’s added a variety of options to Neighborhood Posts over the previous 12 months, together with polls, quizzes (accessible on Android, coming to iOS quickly), disappearing updates, and extra. As famous, that gives extra methods to interact along with your YouTube group, and it could possibly be a invaluable complement in constructing your presence within the app.
Possible value an experiment both means – should you’re not seeing the choice to activate Neighborhood Posts in your model of YouTube or YouTube Studio, it is going to be coming quickly.
You possibly can study extra about Neighborhood Posts here.