10,000 Views required to enter YouTube Partner Program (April 2017)

YouTube has introduced an expanded YouTube Partner Program to safeguards to protect creators effective April 6, 2017. In the new system, monetization will be disabled in all the channels with lifetime views less than 10k. Only those channels with ore than 10k overall views will be entered in the YouTube Partner Program (YPP). According to…

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YouTube video thumbnail at various sizes including HD (links)

The thumbnails of a YouTube video are saved separately and they can be easily downloaded or embedded in a website. Among the thumbnails, HD image are the images with maximum size. The HD image can be empty if the video is of lower resolution or custom thumbnail uploaded by the user is of lower resolution….

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3 Tricks to Rank higher in YouTube Search Result

I have been producing YouTube videos for a while now. Based on my own experience, I am listing a three¬†tricks that have¬†worked for me. I am sharing these tricks as they are helpful to every YouTubers. A few facts before I start: Google owns YouTube. So, they use similar search algorithm. So, similar SEO techniques…

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Google bookstore, Nexus S, and Google DRM protection

Google desperately wants to tell the world that search is not the only thing it is best at and there are various avenues it wants to jump into. Let Facebook have higher share of visitors, all Google wants is money. Google has released its own eBookstore. The bookstore is currently US only: Google eBooks are…

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