YouTube dislike count is disappearing across the platform

YouTube Dislike - YouTube Logo

The online video service will keep that particular metric private for the channel owner. The YouTube dislike count located next to the thumbs-down icon will be removed across the entire platform, according to a recent announcement from the company. The count will still remain, but it will become available only to the owner of the channel. The decision to eliminate the YouTube dislike count from public view is likely to be a controversial one, as are all changes that impact the public use of that platform. The main reason that…

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YouTube in-app messaging launched for Canadian mobile users

YouTube in-app messaging

The Google owned video hosting and streaming platform is testing the option in Canada first. A YouTube in-app messaging platform has now been launched. That said, for the moment the option will be available only in Canada. It is commonplace for companies to soft launch their products within that market due to the country’s size and similarity to the United States. The entire population of Canada is comparable to that of California, but there is another reason for its appeal. Canadians share more YoutTube videos with their friends, family and…

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