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I think this is a good thing for Youtube. And it's only for the top 5% flagged viewing content so someone is watching it in earnest. And just maybe some of this cash windfall will trickle down to the content creators in a greater amount.

post #32 of 84
This is what happens when you take youtube trash and turn it into a TV series:
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2114184/
2.5/10 rating
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Yeah, no thanks. I've noticed this already with some channels consolidating their YouTubers into networks and then producing more traditional studio- based television shows. And they're all vapid and dreadful.

See: Almost anything the Polaris channel puts out. Not to mention that whole reality TV fiasco that happened a few weeks ago.
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Pretty big mis-understanding here people.

TV spots = TV advertisements. They are going to advertise youtube in TV commercials, using some of the most popular youtubers. Then they are going to try to get advertisers to pay more to advertise on those channels, and pay the content creators more, to attract higher quality content.
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Originally Posted by s-x View Post

This is what happens when you take youtube trash and turn it into a TV series:
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2114184/
2.5/10 rating

Didn't Fred get a show too?
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in 4 four straight hours of unboxing 5 hours of lets plays 2 hours of people getting hurt and a 10 minutes of real content.

it'll be like cable in no time.
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Pretty big mis-understanding here people.

TV spots = TV advertisements. They are going to advertise youtube in TV commercials, using some of the most popular youtubers. Then they are going to try to get advertisers to pay more to advertise on those channels, and pay the content creators more, to attract higher quality content.

Which will later lead into those YouTubers having their own TV channel in the future.
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in 4 four straight hours of unboxing 5 hours of lets plays 2 hours of people getting hurt and a 10 minutes of real content.

it'll be like cable in no time.

Brilliant. Why not watch actual episodes of GTA V, instead of making a live action trash TV series.
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Brilliant. Why not watch actual episodes of GTA V, instead of making a live action trash TV series.

that's a good idea to, but where is the love?
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that's a good idea to, but where is the love?

TV and Love? Those are two words that will never go together.
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