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This news item is part of the weekly top 5 news bulletin (from Week 5, Nov 2022) specially packaged for leaders of Nonprofits, Churches, and Faith-based Social Ventures.
YouTube’s community post is a feature that has not got a lot of attention from YouTube in the past few months. But now YouTube has announced that they are starting to test and experiment with new tools,especially editing tools that lets you edit your community post, including filters, text and stickers and soon, before you post it on your community section. Now, if you’ve not used the community post this is like social media posting section of YouTube, like the Facebook images and Instagram images posting section, but inside YouTube. So every channel has a tab called Community tab. Usually it’s ignored because you think YouTube is all about videos, but the community section can be really useful and can be strategically used in many ways to promote your existing videos, promote your channel, connect with your channel audience in a meaningful way, make some announcements and so on, even during Sunday church services and other events so check out this announcement.
Here is the full list of the Top 5 News Items from Week 5, November 2022 with source links from WhatsApp, YouTube, Meta, Google, Snapchat, Web3.
🗞️ News 1: WhatsApp Business gets an upgrade; new Find, Message & Buy options
🗞️ News 2: YouTube adds an editing tool for Community Posts with filters & stickers
🗞️ News 3: Meta announces new protection tools for Teens on Instagram & Facebook
🗞️ News 4: [Resources] Helpful guides from Google, Snapchat & Pew Research Center
🗞️ News 5: [Web3] Japan joins the list of nations (including the US) testing CBDC
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Author of The Connected Church. Social Media and Digital Marketing Consultant for Nonprofits, Faith-based Organisations, Churches, and Ministries.