YouTube wants its paying subscribers to share the wealth with their favorite creators.
The video giant is currently giving out free credits to YouTube Premium subscribers, according to . Super Chats allow viewers to give a monetary “tip” to YouTube creators during a livestream in exchange for a highlighted comment in the chat.
It’s a beta test we are running — glad you like it! 🙂
— Ryan Wyatt (@Fwiz) March 25, 2019
YouTube’s Head of Gaming Ryan Wyatt has that the free Super Chat credits are part of an ongoing beta test.
Premium subscribers currently pay $11.99 per month for an ad-free experience on the YouTube platform. As part of the beta test, Premium users are being given either one $2 Super Chat credit or two 99 cent credits. The latter can be split up between two separate YouTube livestreamers. Read more…
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