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YouTube Reveals the Fifteen Next Vloggers of 2013

Back in March, YouTube launched YouTube Next Vlogger 2013--a competition to find a group of vloggers to participate in the Next Vlogger program and to collaborate on videos with other passionate vloggers from around the world. Today the fifteen winning vloggers have been announced.

Maximize Your Channel With Free Courses From YouTube Creator Academy

Want to learn how to maximize your YouTube channel? Today YouTube announced a new initiative called the YouTube Creator Academy, featuring free courses to help you become a more successful creator, beginning with an inaugural two-week course called Maximize Your Channel.

YouTubers Now Uploading Over 100 Hours of Video a Minute

YouTube is celebrating its eighth birthday with some big news--creators are now uploading more than 100 hours of video to the video site every minute, up from 72 hours a minute last May and 48 hours a minute in May 2011.

Smosh Wants To Help Your Video Game Videos Get Noticed On YouTube

Trying to stand out in the video game community on YouTube is a little like trying to find a needle in a haystack, but Ian Hecox and Anthony Padilla of Smosh aim to help gamers get their YouTube videos noticed with the Smosh Games Alliance.

YouTube Opens Live Streaming To All Creators With 1000+ Subscribers

The days of YouTube’s live streaming capabilities being an exclusive feature available only to select partners and non-profits are over.  Today the video site announced that they are opening up YouTube Live to all partners with over 1,000 subscribers and an account in good standing. Previously, YouTubers

It’s Official: YouTube Launches Paid Channels

This week the rumor mill has been working overtime with chatter about a new paid channel initiative on YouTube. Well folks, the rumors are true–today, according to the YouTube blog, the video site has launched “a pilot program for a small group of partners that will offer

YouTube Trends Map Visualizes Trending Videos By Demographic Across US

Ever wondered what other people like you were watching on YouTube?  Now you can find out what other people that share your own age/sex/location are watching on YouTube with the new YouTube Trends Map. YouTube Trends Manager Kevin Allocca explains on the YouTube Trends blog, “with the

YouTube Update Makes Uploading Less of a Drag

Sick and tired of sitting around with one eye on the screen while you upload videos to YouTube, waiting to see if they’ve finished uploading and processing and are ready to view?  Last night the video site announced that they’ve made a couple of improvements to make YouTube

We’ll be back!

Howdy, folks!  Tubegeeks is going through a bit of an identity crisis.  We’ll be back before you know it, new and improved and Tubegeekier than ever!

Band Sets World Record For Most Costume Changes In A One-Take Music Video

The latest music video from Eytan and the Embassy has set a world record for the most costume changes in a one-take music video.  Over the course of the four-minute video, singer Eytan Oren makes 18 costume changes, including everything from Elvis to David Bowie, Prince, Lady Gaga