Understanding YouTube’s Copyright Laws

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For the most part, YouTube is easy to use. You create a video, upload it, and then promote it. That’s simple, right?

While it’s simple on the outside, things get a little more complicated when you pop the hood and look inside. That’s where you will find YouTube’s confusing copyright laws. These laws can be hard to understand, which is a shame, since your account can get shut down if you break them. Fortunately, once you understand the laws, it is easy to follow them precisely. Then, you won’t have to worry about anyone shutting down your account.

Copyright vs. Fair Use

The confusion comes down to copyright vs. fair use. Copyright refers to audio/visual, sound recording, written words, visual works, and more that have a copyright protection. The protection prevents others from

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Get Free YouTube Subscribers with Help From Smosh!

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Full disclosure: I have been watching Smosh since their now infamously bad Mortal Kombat video first came out! My bias aside, there’s no question that Smosh, once the most subscribed channel on YouTube, knows how to get free YouTube subscribers.

I am going to take you on a bit of a trip through Smosh history to show you how they became so famous. Along the way we’ll see their strategies for getting free YouTube subscribers, something they’ve done for a decade now. Take notes and let’s get you famous too!

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What Facebook’s New Reactions Mean for Marketers

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If you’ve been on Facebook recently, you have likely noticed some new reaction emoticons. Now, instead of just “liking” something on Facebook, users can also click emotions to express love, laughter, sadness, and anger. They can even click a “wow” emoticon if something surprises them.

You need to understand these emoticons so you can enjoy the benefits. At the same time, understanding them will help you avoid some problems that can come with negative reactions.

Reactions Provide Insight

Whenever you put marketing content on social networks like Facebook, you want to know what people think. While “likes” certainly give you an idea of how engaged your users are, these new emoticons provide a much clearer picture of what they think about each piece of content you put out there.

These new emoticons

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What You can Learn from the Most Popular Pinterest Pins

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Success on Pinterest is largely determined by the performance of each individual pin. How many times it is repinned, how many new followers it pulls in, and what sort of clicks you get from it are what make it a success. Your Pinterest marketing can learn a lot from analyzing other Pinterest pins which have succeeded. Let’s cut the intro short and get right to it!

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Instagram Opens the Door for Businesses to Have Multiple Accounts

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Social networks are supposed to provide an easy way for businesses to reach their customer base. While they strive to make that happen, some fall short. This has been the case with Instagram, due to the way it has treated people and businesses with multiple accounts. If you have more than one account, you have to sign out of one account and sign into the other in order to use it.

At least, that used to be the case. Instagram has finally changed this policy and now allows people to stay logged in as they switch between accounts on their mobile devices. You can add several accounts and then switch between them without any problems. This makes Instagram a lot more enjoyable and effective for people and brands.

First, look

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