YouTube Reinvents Itself - Massive Relaunch Focusing More on Curation | All Things Curation | Scoop.it

Janko Roettgers wrote this piece for Giagom announcing YouTube's complete overhaul of its site.

 

**Putting channels front and center in an attempt to become the Internet’s answer to cable TV.

 

**The new design features a completely revamped home page that focuses on a user’s video subscriptions and pulls in video recommendations from social networks like Facebook and Google+.

 

Here's what caught my attention:

 

****The pages of video publishers are also getting a significant face lift, emphasizing the notion of subscribing to channels and focusing more on filtering and curation.

 

****“Curators are going to be be really great for organizing this massive amount of content that YouTube has,” said the site’s channels product manager A.J Crane.

 

Curated by Jan Gordon covering "Content Curation, Social Media and Beyond"

 

Read full article here: [http://gigaom.com/video/youtube-relaunch/]

 


Via janlgordon