YouTube’s expanding access to its Community Posts feature, with all creators now capable of activate the choice, offering one other means to work together together with your YouTube viewers.
Group Posts dwell in your YouTube channel, and supply a text-based method to maintain your subscribers knowledgeable of updates and notes – just like different social media apps.
The choice was initially solely obtainable to channels with over 1,000 subscribers, however from this week, all YouTube channel managers will have the ability to activate Group 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’ll be able to faucet the plus signal within the YouTube app, faucet create a put up, and in the event you do not but have entry to superior options you can be prompted to confirm at this level.”
YouTube’s added a spread of options to Group Posts over the previous yr, together with polls, quizzes (obtainable on Android, coming to iOS quickly), disappearing updates, and extra. As famous, that gives extra methods to interact together with your YouTube neighborhood, and it may very well be a worthwhile complement in constructing your presence within the app.
Seemingly value an experiment both approach – in the event you’re not seeing the choice to activate Group Posts in your model of YouTube or YouTube Studio, it is going to be coming quickly.
You possibly can study extra about Group Posts here.