The most favourite video hosted website – YouTube always cares about the young generation of the world, and for that, the company launched a special dedicated application called YouTube Kids. However, recently there was an unwanted incident happened due to comments been posted on videos of children. And that resulted in the YouTube to take a new decision, the company has decided to disable the comment section of all the YouTube channels which features children.
The Mountain View company Google owned YouTube will remove comments from the videos which target the little ones in the coming months. However, the selected number of channel owners can able to keep the comments section but they have to monitor their comments very strictly for the safety.
Furthermore, YouTube has introduced a new and better algorithm which will automatically “identify and remove predatory comments.” The classifier is “more sweeping in scope,” and will catch up to twice as many predatory comments from individuals, says in the post of YouTube.
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What’s the reason behind the new move?
As I mentioned above that YouTube faced a big criticism about the unwanted comments of the videos which feature the little ones and that made big concern. Furthermore, the major brands like Disney, Nestle, AT&T and more has paused their ad spending after the incident. Well, this made YouTube take such a big decision to avoid unwanted comments on the videos which feature children in the future.