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YouTube considers monetising Shorts

September 20, 2022

YouTube is apparently considering the next step for its Shorts, the TikTok rival short-form video format.

According to reporting from The New York Times YouTube may be adding direct monetisation features for Shorts soon which could be a major advantage for creators.

Audio from meetings at Google reveals that the company plans to pay creators some 45% of ad money, which is a little less than the traditional 55% they receive on pre and post-roll ads.

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