You Tube

YouTube livestream of pregnant giraffe briefly pulled for nudity and sexually explicit content

A livestream of a pregnant giraffe waiting to give birth has struck controversy online after alleged animal rights activists successfully had the stream removed.<p>"This is the perfect example of why we can't have nice things," said Jordan Patch, owner Animal Adventure Park in New York. After the …

Humor

YouTube star PewDiePie rails against 'the media', but he's a part of it too now

Each of PewDiePie's videos attracts as many viewers as an edition of The Wall Street Journal. PewDiePiePewDiePie – the online alias of Felix …

Wall Street Journal

Russian snowboarder crashes into sheep, goes viral; video

While the mountains are a wonderful place to pursue your passion for outdoor sports, they certainly come with inherent risk.<p>On top of the obvious …

Sheep

How to watch 360-Degree YouTube Videos on Oculus Rift or HTC Vive

Many people ask me how to go about watching 360-degree YouTube video's on their Rift or Vive. I have two favorite methods and I'll cover both …

Virtual Reality

Roman Reigns Dominates WWE's 10 Most Popular YouTube Videos Of 2016

WWE’s YouTube channel has become the go-to place for Roman Reigns fans.<p>With a high volume of content available on the WWE Network, TV and (to a lesser extent) pay-per-view, WWE’s YouTube channel is an afterthought to many. But not to supporters of “The Big Dog.”<p>According to WWE Corporate, in 2015, …

Pro Wrestling

'YouTube Can Do Better': Cee Lo, Evanescence, Rush Among Artists Calling for DMCA Action (Watch)

Comments for the U.S. Copyright Office study of the "safe harbors" of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) were due February 21, and dozens of …

DMCA

The Ballad Of Elsa And Spiderman

Despite the apparent virality of the videos, the other metrics used to measure popularity don’t add up with the high view counts. The like and …

Spider-Man

comScore Offers Mobile Metrics For YouTube

by ,<p>New mobile video comScore metrics are starting for YouTube and its partner channels.<p>The measurement company says the new effort comes from …

Advertising

Report: Disney lays off ~80 as it pulls back on supporting YouTubers

Nearly three years after acquiring YouTube network Maker Studios in a $500+ million deal, Disney appears to be pulling back on its support of …

Game Design

Youtube Lead Generation Strategies: Video Marketing

Danny Donchev is a Founder of Fortunelords.com, Bulgaria (USA)<p>It’s no secret in marketing circles that video is one of the most powerful ways to …

Digital Marketing

YouTube ranks the trailers of Oscar nominated movies, revealing which ones generated the most buzz

YouTube has ranked the most popular Oscar movie trailers, democratising the vote - if it was decided by how many people tuned in to the …

Movies

GTA Online YouTubers Are Sick of Bigger Channels Stealing Their Ideas

There’s tension brewing in the <i>GTA Online</i> YouTube community, where competing creators are coming up with the same ideas at the same time. The smaller …

Social Media

7 of YouTube's most shocking scandals, from fake kidnappings to fake pregnancies

Welcome to the dark side of …

10 Cool YouTubers Your Kids & Tweens Will Love

Now that Swedish YouTube millionaire Felix “PewDiePie” Kjellberg has been exposed for, as the Wall Street Journal reported, posting nine videos since …

Kids

YouTubers Are Getting Dragged For Not Supporting PewDiePie 100%

Following the Pewdiepie controversy from last week, a good deal of YouTube rallied around the Swedish star in an attempt to defend him against …

Social Media

#WCW Arden Rose went from teen vlogger to digital media sweetheart

<i>The Daily Dot is celebrating Woman Crush Wednesday, better known as #</i><i>WCW</i> <i>on</i> <i>Twitter</i> <i>and</i> <i>Instagram</i><i>, by highlighting female creators on</i> <i>YouTube</i> <i>whose work we</i> …

YouTuber Influencers vs. Legacy Media: PewDiePie, Weaponized microcelebrity, and Cross-media politics

Last week, Wall Street Journal (WSJ) published an article and accompanying video accusing 27-year-old Swedish YouTube Influencer Felix Kjellberg, …

Journalism

What Do Teen Influencers Watch on YouTube?

An October 2016 Influenster survey, which polled US influencers who are heavy users of at least two social networks, found that 93% of respondents …

Marketing

YouTube and PewDiePie aren't breaking up any time soon

It's been a week since YouTube sensation Felix Kjellberg (better known as PewDiePie) had to face the music for the anti-Semitic jokes he made in several of his videos. In the fallout, PewDiePie lost his deal with Disney's Maker Studios, but the bigger blow came from YouTube directly. The company …

Technology (India)

How to Rank YouTube Videos Using SEO in 2017 - 12 Tactics

In this video, I’ll show you how to rank YouTube videos using SEO tactics that work extremely well.<p>You may have heard from top YouTubers that there …

SEO

YouTubers climb UK skyscraper and it's terrifying

Night Scape have struck again.<p>The urban duo of teen climbers, who have gathered millions of views for their vertiginous stunts in London, managed to sneak through security in highly surveilled Canary Wharf and get to the rooftop of One Canada Square, the second-tallest building in the UK.<p>"Something …

Humor

Say goodbye to YouTube's 30-second ads

YouTube is doing away with the unskippable 30-second ads that occasionally play before videos, so people can finally enjoy the internet again.<p>But …

Gear & Gadgets

How to browse videos in fullscreen mode on YouTube for iPhone

Google’s mobile YouTube app provides many obvious shortcuts and other not-so-obvious ones that are hidden from plain sight. For example, you can skip …

iOS

Deal: Save 56% on Airy YouTube Video Downloader

Have you ever wanted to save a YouTube video for offline viewing? Sadly, Google only lets you stream the clips, but with this nifty piece of …

Apps

YouTube Gag Video Plays Doom On A Porsche

There are some classic shooters we wish we could play on the go: Halo, Quake, Duke Nukem... Luckily, the original Doom is no longer on that list, or …

Gaming

The three reasons YouTubers keep imploding, from a YouTuber

The deck is stacked very heavily against us<p>You know that PewDiePie guy you’ve been hearing about lately? I have a funny story about him.<p>I made this YouTube video back in 2012, wherein a bunch of us mocked PewDiePie using a satirical version of The Fine Bros.’ “React” videos. I made the centerpiece …

Comedy

What someone who worked closely with PewDiePie thinks about Disney and YouTube dropping him

In his YouTube videos, PewDiePie is boisterous and goofy, playing video games and swearing enough to make a sailor nod in approval.<p>But in person, 27-year-old Felix Kjellberg (PewDiePie) is much more introverted, according to a colleague who worked closely with him on “Scare PewDiePie,” his recently …

YouTube’s Best Vlogger Is This 10-Year-Old Communist Named Dylan

It’s 2017 and the communist revolution is being spearheaded online by a 10-year-old vegetarian with a preference for red shirts and a lot to say. If …

Communism

11 Inspiring and Relatable Female YouTubers You Should Be Watching

We all love a good YouTube workout (especially now that there are foam roller routines to ease those sore muscles), but some days you just want to whip up a delicious snack and binge watch videos where the only lift you’ll be doing is a bacon pastry twist into your mouth. No matter if you’re …

Mother's Day

YouTube is killing off its unskippable 30-second ads

Google announced on Friday that YouTube will stop serving unskippable 30-second ads to users in 2018.<p>The company will instead push its other unskippable ad formats, including the 6-second ad unit it launched in April and its 20-second ads.<p>A Google spokesperson told Business Insider: "We’ve decided …

Susan Wojcicki