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Surviving the YouTube Adpocalypse

It’s been a few months since the infamous YouTube “Adpocalypse” began heating up. Since then, a boycott of YouTube by major brands has forced YouTube to re-adjust their monetization rules, which now has certain creators feeling the burn.

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Using Affiliate Links on YouTube: Best Practices

“Can I use affiliate links in my YouTube content?”

[UPDATED 03/29/16]

It has been over a year since we first asked this question, and even though there still aren’t any definitive answers from YouTube or Amazon, a lot has changed and there are even more examples of people intelligently leveraging affiliate links on their YouTube channels. When used correctly, YouTube affiliate links are a fantastic way to provide even more value to your viewers as well as earn some extra affiliate revenue. In fact, a recent Quora article we found shows that oftentimes this “extra affiliate revenue” can actually be a very significant amount!

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Stereotypes: ‘MTV For The YouTube Generation’

Tell the story of your life through the music that moves you.

We always love to see unique music-related services that integrate with GeoRiot and the iTunes ecosystem. Last week, fellow music enthusiasts and good friends of GeoRiot, Jason Keck and Eric Bogs, released a completely overhauled version of their music experience app Stereotypes.