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Your Cat Video Could Win You $5000 and a Trip to NYC

If you've got a cat, we've got an opportunity you won't want to pass up! Friskies is hosting their second annual major awards show for cat videos - The Friskies - and five lucky winners will be awarded with $5000 plus an all-expense paid trip to NYC.

Rock Out with DJ Earworm’s 2013 Summer Mashup

The Summer is here (yay!) and, for many of you, it's a long weekend complete with fireworks and barbecues. DJ Earworm, one of the Internet's favorite mashup artists, has pulled through, uploading your ultimate Summer jam to YouTube, just in time for the festivities.

5 Expert Tips For Working With Brands on YouTube Projects

In the first session of the YouTubes Pro Series, a panel of successful YouTubers, including Elle Walker, Dane Boedigheimer, Kurt Hugo Schneider and Spencer Griffin of College Humor, give advice on how to work with brands.

6 Quick & Easy Tips For Getting More YouTube Views

If you're making videos and posting them to YouTube, odds are you want people to watch them, right? That's why we've put together a list of six quick and easy tips to help you get more YouTube views.

VidCon 2013 Schedule Released, Keynote Speakers Announced

We're counting down the days until VidCon, the world's largest gathering of online video fans, creators and industry execs ever, which is expected to draw over 10,000 attendees this year. Check out the schedule and keynote speakers after the jump!

Infographic Dissects The Economics Of Going Viral On YouTube

An infographic from Masters in Marketing called 'The Economics of Going Viral' purports that, thanks to the entire industry that now surrounds YouTube stars, viral videos have become more than one-time flukes.

YouTube Celebrates Pride Month With Awesome LGBT Compilation & Spotlight Channel

YouTube is #ProudToLove the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community and they're showing their support by showcasing a collection of LGBT-themed videos on the YouTube Spotlight channel and a tear-jerking video highlighting the LGBT community on YouTube.

Your Adventure Video Footage Could Win You a GoPro

Who doesn't want a GoPro camera? Amirite?! Magisto, a start-up that I work for (disclaimer!), has teamed up with Sierra Trading Post to launch an Adventure Video Contest with amazing prizes including eGift cards, Magisto upgrades and - most excitingly - three GoPro Hero3 cameras!

Learn How to Vlog from the ‘World’s Best Vlog Ever’

A tongue-in-cheek video from YouTuber Anthony Nold is making the rounds today, showcasing some of the most commonly used practices in vlogging.

YouTube Copyright Basics Explained… By Puppets!

Copyright on YouTube can be a big ol' ball of confusingness and trying to learn about the nitty gritty details can be less than interesting. YouTube aims to make copyright law a bit more fun with a new video from lovable puppets Mario and Fafa.