New Delhi: YouTube has introduced new options specifically Stay Redirect, Trailers, and Countdown Themes particularly designed to make its Premieres service extra thrilling.
“Since March 1, 2020, we have seen over 85 per cent growth in daily Premieres from over 8 million channels. And over 80 per cent of these channels had never before used Premieres. We want to continue enabling these real-time, communal experiences now more than ever. That’s why we are launching three new features to help creators,” the corporate mentioned in a press release on Wednesday.
The primary, Stay Redirect, permits creators to livestream a pre-show earlier than they launch a brand new video after which robotically redirect viewers to their Premiere proper earlier than it begins. YouTube has been testing this function for a few months.
Subsequent, Trailers will enable customers to add a pre-recorded hype video that will likely be performed on the watch web page prematurely of the Premiere. With the choice to vary from 15 seconds to three minutes in period, it should assist create an much more compelling expertise and encourage viewers to set a reminder to tune into the Premiere.
Lastly, YouTube additionally introduced the power to set Countdown themes as a technique to construct pleasure among the many viewers. YouTube will supply a variety of themes, vibes, and moods to select from, reminiscent of calm, playful, dramatic and sporty, and so on.
Stay Redirect and Trailers have began rolling out to eligible creators beginning at this time, and Countdown Themes will likely be obtainable within the coming months.
“We can’t wait to see the new ways these features bring us together, giving your audience a front-row seat to your next Premiere. Give them a try and let us know what you think,” the corporate added.
(With IANS Inputs)