Youtube, one of the most used services in the world has decided to renew itself in 2021, with at least 7 improvements already made on its official blog. True to its philosophy, the company does not neglect creators or viewers, and the news will be useful for both.
While it can still be considered a one-of-a-kind platform, YouTube has decided to incorporate more information, intended for improve the experience in 2021.
This is what YouTube will look like in 2021
Automatic chapters in videos:
Tablet support: YouTube ensured that the design of YouTube for tablets was modernized to provide a better experience, without revealing much more about the changes we should expect.
Parental control: YouTube Kids will launch more tools for parents, including a feature that will allow you to select videos and channels from the “main” YouTube platform that will be available on YouTube Kids.
Improved navigation in virtual reality: YouTube will offer a redesign of the main page of the YouTube VR app, to improve navigation, accessibility and content search.
YouTube Music Playlist Improvements: YouTube Music will offer new mixes with personalized content based on daily activities and moods. Users will also be able to create their own playlists with various customization options.
The “Shorts” are coming: The shorts are videos in vertical format, similar to TikTok, after being tested in India, in 2021 they will reach the whole world. Although the date of its global launch has not been specified, it has been confirmed that in the coming weeks the possibility of testing this feature in the United States will be activated.
YouTube Purchases: YouTube will also make it easier for creators to sell their products through their videos, thanks to a new shopping section integrated with videos. With this, users will be able to browse the catalog and purchase products directly from YouTube.
While YouTube hasn’t announced a final date for these updates, it’s likely that their advance on the company’s official site indicates that we could see them very soon.