Starting Wednesday, YouTube began running ads on some content creators’ videos without sharing the revenue those ads bring in.
Some lesser-known participants in the YouTube Partner Program are about to get a serious leg up when it comes to promoting their channels. Late yesterday, YouTube introduced a contest-like feature called "On the Rise" which will grant crowd favorites a spot on the homepage.
The YouTube Partner Program has the potential to be about the best thing in a person’s life, allowing an individual to earn thousands of dollars in return for creating short video clips. Yet lots of folks are still confused about how to become a partner – and why many applications are denied – so YouTube’s giving everyone the chance to get some answers.