YouTube’s Sponsor Button Goes Live

Look what just popped up at a video:

Clicking on it …

What would have helped more, I think, are levels of sponsorship. Money is tight for some people (harumph).

Nate over at The Digital Reader does it right:

Although he should have a US$100/month level and call it Unobtainium.

I understand that YouTube is trying this out. But there still wasn’t enough thinking put into this (aside from whatever cut YouTube wants, I bet!). Reduce friction always.

Let’s see what the IGTV countermove will be.

Previously here:

YouTube, IGTV: The Battle Begins
YouTube: What?
IGTV: YouTube’s Ass-Pucker Moment
First YouTube Opponent: IGTV
YouTube Schizophrenia Confirmed
Everything Sucks And Nothing Works Right
YouTube: Take Care Of Business Instead Of Glitz!
I Disagree With Bob Lefsetz About Original Video
The Original Video Bubble Keeps Expanding
TimeWarner In Yet Another Massive Merger That Will FAIL
What Could Be Two Huge Changes
As Seen On VT
The Coming Collapse Of Original Video
Will Smith Signed By YouTube
Losted In Space
The End Of TV And Hollywood As We Knew Them
Adult Wednesday Addams: Genius!
More About Streampunks
Book: Streampunks
Your YouTube Video Is The Most Important Day Of Your Life
Breaking Apple

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