As defined by YouTube:
“We’ve heard that YouTube customers are on the lookout for extra methods to seek out Community posts from creators, so we’re experimenting with a “posts-only” feed on the Residence tab on cell units. In the event you’re in the experiment, you might even see a “View all” button on single Community posts on Residence, which you’ll faucet to view extra posts from channels you’ve engaged with in the previous or posts that we expect you might like.”
So it’s basically constructing a Twitter-like textual content replace feed into YouTube, with posts from channels that you just observe, and channels you would possibly like, built-in right into a devoted updates stream.
Which may very well be an attention-grabbing engagement factor, and one other means for channel managers to maintain their viewers knowledgeable of supplemental updates, except for simply their uploads.
YouTube’s been working to make Community Posts a much bigger a part of neighborhood engagement, by including polls, quizzes (out there on Android, coming to iOS quickly), disappearing updates, and extra. YouTube additionally lowered the thresholds for qualification for Community Notes again in Might, with all channel managers now ready to make use of the function.
The brand new devoted notes tab provides one other consideration, which may make it a extra worthwhile technique of outreach and consciousness in the app.
YouTube says that it’s testing its new Community Notes cell feed with “a small group of customers” on each Android and iOS.