Peggy K's Creator Weekly Newsletter

By Peggy K

This week's creator news, tips and tutorials. Get the latest on YouTube, Blogger, AdSense, and other creator platforms, plus updates to social media and more in your email inbox.

This week's creator news, tips and tutorials. Get the latest on YouTube, Blogger, AdSense, and other creator platforms, plus updates to social media and more in your email inbox.

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Peggy K's Creator Weekly Issue #20: Meet Companion Mode, YouTube earnings, Live Control Room management

Google Meet now has “Companion Mode”, which is designed for hybrid meetings. If you are in a meeting room or using a Nest Hub Max smart home display, Companion Mode lets you share your screen, raise your (virtual) hand, participate in Polls and Q&A, and u…

 
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Peggy K's Creator Weekly Issue #19: Virtual Holiday Meetups, Twitter Video Captions, Instagram Embeds

Use the new winter holiday background in Google Meet or the (slightly disturbing) Duo AR Christmas tree to make your Christmas meetups more festive.Zoom has some holiday virtual meetup suggestions, from seasonal games to festive backgrounds.If you have a Mac …

 
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Peggy K's Creator Weekly Issue #18: YouTube Permssions, Google Chat calls, Meta Horizon Worlds

If you are looking for the top 2021 trends for YouTube, GIPHY and more,check out last week’s update. Google released their Year in Search 2021. You can dig into all the search trends around the world, or check out the top entertainment trends. Top theme? How …

 
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Peggy K's Creator Weekly Issue #17: Best of 2021, Twitter policy, Google Photos memories

Facebook’s GIPHY shared the top GIFs of 2021. Here’s number one ☝️. 2021 has been that kind of year.Unicode announced the most used emoji of the year, 😂 ❤️ 🤣 👍 😭 🙏 😘 🥰 😍 😊. Surprisingly the top emoji list hasn’t changed much since 2019. The most dramatic chan…

 
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Peggy K's Creator Weekly Issue #16: YouTube metadata, Reddit video, AdSense Matched Content

YouTube If you have a YouTube channel, you should have received an email announcing a Terms of Service update taking effect January 5th. The content has been reorganized and made a bit more transparent, but there do not appear to be any substantial changes in…

 
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Peggy K's Creator Weekly Issue #15: Google Meet Backgrounds, Data Analysis Tools, Twitter Pseudonymity

Google Meet is rolling out new immersive backgrounds on the web, with “subtle animation” and different versions for different weather (sunny, rainy, snowy). Three new backgrounds will be available to everyone, with five additional immersive backgrounds and co…

 
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Peggy K's Creator Weekly Issue #14: YouTube dislikes, Twitter Blue, Niantic Metaverse

YouTube stopped displaying dislike counts on videos. You can still dislike a video, which will help tune your recommendations. The channel owner will see the video dislike numbers in Analytics in YouTube Studio, but the numbers are not publicly visible. YouTu…

 
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Peggy K's Creator Weekly Issue #13: AdSense Policy Center, Facebook faces, Google Business Profiles

November 7: I’ll be hosting the #OnEBoardChat Twitter chat on Sunday, November 7 at 11AM Pacific time. Everyone is welcome to join the discussion. Follow me or the #OnEBoardChat hashtag for the latest. The topic will be autumn, and how that relates to your cr…

 
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Peggy K's Creator Weekly Issue #12: Facebook is Meta, YouTube Gaming, Instagram Stories

Reminder: if your YouTube channel is in the YouTube Partner Program, you must have 2-step verification enabled on your Google account by November 1. If you do not set that up, you will lose access to YouTube Studio. I hope all of you reading this are all set!…

 
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Peggy K's Creator Weekly Issue #11: Pixel 6 features, Instagram on desktop, Web Creators Portal

This week Google announced the new Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro phones. You can get all the specs here. It uses Google’s own Tensor chip that allows state-of-the-art machine learning and AI that drives some of the unique Pixel 6 features. Will it convince Apple us…

 
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Peggy K's Creator Weekly Issue #10: Google Cloud Next, YouTube Creator Features, Twitter Spaces

Google’s Pixel Fall Launch is October 19, with the much-anticipated live launch of the Pixel 6 phone, and maybe more.If you have questions about YouTube Music, Product Manager Jason Robinson will be answering questions in the official YouTube Music Help Commu…

 
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Free AdSense Webinar October 13 @ 5PM Eastern

Hi all,Join me on Wednesday, October 13 at 2pm PDT/5pm EDT when I join Michael Daniels and Heather Kraafter on the Tinkering with Tech show.We will be talking about AdSense and you are free to ask questions in the live chat.After the show, I'll be adding some…

 
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Peggy K's Creator Weekly Issue #9: RSS Feeds in Chrome, YouTube Policy Updates,

YouTube announced several improvements to captions and audio features. Now all creators can enable automatic live captions for live streams in English. Previously this was only available to channels with more than 1000 subscribers. It will be expanding to all…

 
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Peggy K's Creator Weekly Issue #8: YouTube Policy, Google Search's MUM, Meet Caption Translation

Google Cloud Next is October 12-14. Register for free and plan to learn more about Google Workspace services (like Docs, Chat and Meet), Artificial Intelligence, Data Analytics, and more.

 
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Peggy K's Creator Weekly Issue #7: YouTube Chapters, Meet Lighting Adjustment, Chat PWA

Google’s Area 120 has a new newsletter service called Museletter. This lets you create a public profile for Google Drive. You can publish any Google Drive files to your profile or an email list, including Google Docs newsletters, Google Slide decks, photos an…

 
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Peggy K's Creator Weekly Issue #6: YouTube Translation, AdSense Policy, Google Search

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Peggy K's Creator Weekly Issue #5: YouTube Community Posts, Chat Spaces, Twitter Communities,

More of this week’s updates: YouTube and VideoThere is a new YouTube India Help Community in Hindi and English.YouTube now shows Trending Hashtags on the Explore tab for US mobile app users. Trending hashtags show the fastest growth among users in various cat…

 
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Peggy K's Creator Weekly Issue #4: Twitter Super Follow, YouTube Attributions, LinkedIn Stories

This week's top updates and tutorials:YouTubeYouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki penned an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal explaining why content moderation should not be overseen by governments. “Companies should have flexibility to develop responsible practices to …

 
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Peggy K's Creator Weekly Issue #3: Meet Mod Controls, YouTube Partner Program, Facebook Posts

This week there are new tools for hosting Google Meet meetings, new security requirements for YouTube Partners, information about how Google Search and Instagram Search work, and a (criticized) report on what content is the most popular on Facebook.Plus there…

 
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Peggy K's Tips & Tutorials Issue #2: Backups, YouTube Search, AdSense Optimization

Welcome new subscribers! In today's newsletter you will find three new tutorials, then the August 14th weekly update.I will be experimenting with the format over the coming weeks, so let me know what you think.