New Delhi, July 21 (Agency)
YouTube on Wednesday said it has added a new ‘Super Thanks’ that will give video uploaders a new way to earn money on the platform. Fans watching the YouTube video can now purchase ‘Super Thanks’ to express their gratitude and show support, according to a statement. “As an added bonus, they will see an animated GIF, and will be able to have the option of a separate, colorful comment to represent their purchase, which the creators can easily reply to,” the statement said. SuperThanks are currently available in USD 2 and USD 50 (or its local currency equivalent).’ The feature was in beta testing phase and will now be available to thousands of creators.
“The feature is available to creators and viewers on desktop and mobile devices (Android and iOS) in 68 countries,” YouTube said.