We have seen so many updates and changes on YouTube, the world’s most popular video-sharing platform. The platform is now available with its premium version that lets you easily buy the membership to watch ad-free videos with a lot of extra benefits. Today, Google announced that the Premium Members of YouTube will get free channel memberships.
The aim behind coming up with such a freebie is to increase the number of its premium members. Yes, by offering such freebies, new users who are searching for a music streaming and video streaming platform would get attracted to it and this is how they can gain more followers.
Channel Memberships is a new way to have access to the premium contents. Members will get a number of extra features which they can use and subscribe from a variety of options that includes exclusive videos, emojis, badges and more. All the different categories will be right there on their home screen which they can select and subscribe as per their needs.
The payment for this system starts at $4.99 per month. The new Channel Membership program is being tested across various regions with a limited number of users. When they browse YouTube with their premium membership, they will be provided with a snackbar. When the user click on to the snackbar, they will be redirected to the new page.
On the new page, users will get to see which channels are free for them. As per their basic needs, users can click the subscribe button given besides the channel name. All the free membership listed channels will be available at $5 without irrelevant ads etc.
Amazon Prime Membership program also includes a free subscription of Twitch. So when this new Free Channel Membership program launches, Amazon Prime Members will have a rival called YouTube.
This is the just the testing phase that we came to know about YouTube’s Prime Members and what they will get by spending $4.99 more on the same. We will get to learn more about this latest offering by YouTube for the Premium users.
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