This week's look at the Reel Web highlights several news stories surrounding YouTube's $100 Million investment into new premium content channels and the perspectives and opinions that go with it. Will the investment into contracting celebrities, athletes and hollywood stars be a good thing for amateur content creators on YouTube, or will it be a bad thing and make discoverability even more difficult? Kevin Nalty and Jim Louderback of Revision3 both give input, advice and suggestions about YouTube's financial commitment and the new big players joining the online video world.
Google Plus Integrates With YouTube
We also look at another reason why it's important to include sub-titles and captions for all your videos in other languages and Google Plus' first integration with YouTube. Although it's a lame move, at least it's a step in the right direction for Google Plus and YouTube.
QUESTION: Will YouTube's $100 Million investment be good or bad for amateurs?
The Reel Web is a weekly show that highlights the news from the online video world every Monday here on YouTube and at reelseo.com.