Community posts tips

Ever wondered how you could reach your viewers more easily? In this video, we’ll give you an overview of posts - a feature that lets you interact with your viewers to post polls, images, animated GIFs and more.

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Here are some tips and ideas for what to post:

Poll your audience on what type of video they want to see next


Tease an upcoming special announcement or video with a GIF of its best moment


Show off special behind the scenes photos


Promote your products, book tour, or even tickets for your next concert


Promote a collaboration video with a fellow creator or give a shoutout to a fan or fellow creator using a @mention


For channels with channel memberships, create a members-only post to share exclusive content with your channel members

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Create a regular schedule where posts complement your video uploads. Build engagement and excitement by interacting with your viewers.

Next: check out tips to build community with comments

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