Last year, YouTube introduced Super Chat to allow fans to purchase messages that stand out during live streams. YouTube had some big announcements for the 10th anniversary of VidCon, the world’s largest convention for digital video creators. Since introducing Super Chat, over 90,000 channels have utilized the feature and it is now the biggest earner for nearly 20,000 channels. YouTube is looking to expand upon Super Chat and is now … Some streams are even earning more than $400 per minute from it. YouTube Giving will soon leave beta and enable a new way for content creators to raise money for charity. Super Chat, Channel Memberships, and merch have become major sources of revenue for content creators. What you need to know
Content creators will now have access to Super Stickers, membership levels, and new merch partners. It begins with new ways to content creators to earn income. Learning Playlists are coming to educational channels to give more structure to learning on YouTube.