How YouTube is rigged against independent video creators

Simon Owens
Jun 4, 2019 · 6 min read
Source: YouTube

In 2016, Ethan Klein, a YouTuber with over 6 million subscribers, uploaded a video titled “YouTube is Not Being Honest with Us.” In it, he complains that YouTube’s platform discriminates against his channel by hiding it from users who subscribe to his content. He shares message after message from his fans who wrote in to say that his videos weren’t showing up in their YouTube subscription…