BTS and YouTube announce ‘Permission to Dance’ challenge on YouTube Shorts starting July 23

[Monday, July 19 2021] - Today, 21st century pop icons BTS and YouTube officially announce the Permission to Dance Challenge starting this Friday, July 23 through Saturday, August 14, exclusively on YouTube Shorts. BTS is inviting the world to dance along with them to their new track, “Permission to Dance,” for the first-ever worldwide dance challenge …

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Lawmakers for LGBT+ Equality: Asia event to premiere in PH via YouTube on July 14

MANILA, PHILIPPINES, July 9, 2021--Lawmakers for LGBT+ Equality, presented by the Global Equality Caucus and supported by Google, will be streamed live on YouTube this coming Wednesday July 14 at 7:00PM Manila time. Lawmakers for LGBT+ Equality is an online global series of digital content where leaders connect with civil society and members of the …

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A good harvest: YouTube agri-creators on the rise

During the lockdowns, many have become plantitos and plantitas to de-stress or have a pastime indoors. But for some YouTube content creators like Red Costales, Ben Baguio, and Princess Ann Marcos, having a green thumb is much more than that. It’s about practicing sustainability, starting a livelihood, and appreciating our local farmers more. Reden "Red" …

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Super Stream launches summer edition to provide free access to new content on YouTube starting this May

Starting May 9, you can now access new content on YouTube as the platform, in collaboration with media partners and creators, launches a summer edition of Super Stream. Just in time for Mother’s Day, the whole family can watch hours and hours of binge-worthy Filipino favorites, including local blockbuster movies, hit shows, romance flicks, and more from …

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Tatay Gimmy’s YouTube journey restores faith in humanity, one cup of taho at a time

While most aspiring creators make use of various digital platforms to promote their channels, 52-year-old Gimmy Panis Conos, known online as Tatay Gimmy, touched the hearts of many after being spotted by a netizen giving free taho (soy pudding) to encourage people to subscribe to his channel after seeing the potential of YouTube to help in his daily and medical …

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YouTube Works launches in the Philippines

MANILA, Philippines—YouTube Works, in partnership with Kantar, has launched in the Philippines to award and celebrate the most creative and effective content, campaigns, and channels on YouTube for 2020. The deadline for submission of application has been extended until April 20, 2021.   “We have seen how incredible digital content can drive equally powerful results. And …

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Creator Day: Education Helping teachers and learning creators grow and succeed on YouTube

YouTube held a one-day online training event called “Creator Day: Education”. The initiative meant to equip teachers and learning creators with knowledge and skills to use YouTube effectively not just for education but as a livelihood opportunity since YouTube channels, as they grow, can be monetized.  “There’s a huge opportunity in the learning space right …

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YouTube to equip teachers and learning creators through “Creator Day: Education” online event

MANILA, Philippines--As part of its ongoing commitment to help drive inclusive learning in the country, YouTube announced an online virtual training event called “Creator Day: Education” to equip teachers and learning creators with the knowledge and skills to effectively use YouTube as a tool for complementary learning.  “Creator Day: Education” will be held on March …

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Juris and Jed Madela to set “Hearts on Fire” with their “YouTube Music Night” Digital Concert

Two of ABS-CBN’s finest vocalists, Juris and Jed Madela, will headline the second “YouTube Music Night” in Southeast Asia in their back-to-back Valentine’s digital concert dubbed “Hearts On Fire: Juris and Jed,” streaming this Saturday (February 13). The free digital concert, which will be streamed exclusively via the YouTube channels of ABS-CBN Star Music, MOR, …

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YouTube reveals top trending videos and content creators of 2020 in the Philippines

MANILA, PHILIPPINES, December 2020--The year has been full of highs and lows, and Filipinos undoubtedly spent more time online to find comfort in their favorite content as they kept themselves safe at home. YouTube unveils the local lists of trending videos, music videos, and creators that captured the attention of netizens this 2020. Taking majority …

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