YouTube’s expanding access to its Community Posts feature, permitting all creators 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 solution to hold your subscribers knowledgeable of updates and notes – much 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 > Function eligibility. As soon as there, choose into superior options, or you possibly can faucet the plus signal within the YouTube app, faucet create a publish, and when you do not but have entry to superior options you may be prompted to confirm at this level.”
YouTube’s added a spread of options to Neighborhood Posts over the previous yr, together with polls, quizzes (accessible on Android, coming to iOS quickly), disappearing updates, and extra. As famous, that gives extra methods to have interaction along with your YouTube group, and it may very well be a worthwhile complement in constructing your presence within the app.
Possible price an experiment both manner – when you’re not seeing the choice to activate Neighborhood Posts in your model of YouTube or YouTube Studio, it will likely be coming quickly.
You possibly can be taught extra about Neighborhood Posts here.