YouTube has been one of the longest-running streaming platforms for creating original user content and, due to its global reach, it has made it possible for YouTubers to become famous and wealthy.
Despite a lack of regulations and oversight, the platform continues to attract subscribers. If you’re a creative artist and videographer, YouTube offers you a space to upload your own material. Even more importantly, it allows YouTubers to generate a good income from their work and even gain sponsorship. As a brand that is constantly evolving, YouTube is gaining strength and altering the way we see entertainment.
About the Author
Chris Stokel-Walker is a British journalist known for covering key stories and groundbreaking news about YouTube. His work has been featured in WIRED, The Economist, and Newsweek, among other publications. Stokel-Walker continues to work as a freelance writer. YouTubers is his third book.