Recently, YouTube has informed many YouTube creators via email about YouTube’s Terms of Services update for 2022 which will be effective from January 5th.
For YouTube creators, it is inevitable to understand YouTube’s policies and terms in order to avoid any unexpected circumstances. It’s about to end the year 2021, and YouTube started sending emails to aware of their next year’s terms of services.
More clarity on their product and service:
From January 5th, 2021, YouTube will provide additional information and will clarify more about how YouTube develop, update, and improve their terms and services. In many changes to the policies, updates, there is a lack of clarification. With the latest update, YouTube will elaborate on why the changes have been made, what will the impact be, and more. Besides, any notification of updates would roll out creators not equally. Some creators got informed about the policies before some would know them in late.
Now, YouTube will send a prior notice to all creators.
General updates for improved readability:
YouTube’s terms and services are not different from any legal documents and eventually, legal papers are quite hard to figure out what it means. This time YouTube is likely to make its policies as easy as possible to understand. Many creators face problems understanding their terms of services and doing wrong things. That leads to channel suspension or other harm to their channels. Looking towards to that, YouTube to make it more user-friendly.
More information on community guidelines strikes:
Due to community guideline strikes many YouTube creators lose their channels or get their channels demonetized. It is a must thing for all YouTube creators no matter what niche they belong. Previously YouTube only informed the creators that they got the community strike without mentioning the reason. This time YouTube will provide additional information, why they got the community strike to their channel.
The Indian YouTube creators, who are creating content related to news of current affairs, need to furnish their account details on YouTube to the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Government of India.