DURBAN - YouTube recently announced new ways that YouTube creators can make more money at VidCon, according to the YouTube blog.
Neal Mohan, the Chief Product Officer for YouTube, took to the stage at Vidcon to highlight how YouTube will be supporting and creating new opportunities for creators.
Super Chat will allow fans to buy messages that stand out within a live chat during live streams and premieres. Currently there are more than 90000 channels that have received Super Chats and some streams are earning more than $400 (R5584) per minute.
With this new feature from YouTube fans will be able to buy animated stickers during live streams and premieres to show YouTube creators how much they have enjoyed that creator's content. The stickers will be available in a variety of designs across different languages and categories. The feature will be available in the forthcoming months.