Previous YouTube Studio Beta updates

You can use this page to see an overview of the main updates we've made to YouTube Studio beta over time.

February 2018

  • You can now use bulk actions for comments on "Likely Spam" and "Held for Review"

January 2018

  • Inline deleting of your videos
  • Inline downloading of your videos
  • YouTube Studio beta is now available in all supported languages. In order to switch, please go back to Creator Studio Classic or and change it in the top right menu. 
  • You can now set YouTube Studio to open on default when you access Creator Studio. Go to YouTube Studio and click on Settings or 'Set as default'. You can undo this at any point.

December 2017

December is usually a quiet time where we don't launch too many new features. Our highly trained monkeys need a break every now and then. 

November 2017

  • Inline actions on the Video list for viewing your video on the watch page and copying your video URL to your clipboard

October 2017

  • New access URL at
  • Metadata editor for tags, advanced settings, and more
  • Custom and auto-generated thumbnails
  • Collapsible left menu to give you more space in the Videos tab
  • Ability to filter videos by title, descriptions, and view count
  • Comments improvements and sorting
  • Monetization icons parity with Creator Studio Classic

September 2017

  • Contextually dynamic "Missing features" tab that lets you quickly get to a feature in Creator Studio Classic that's currently not yet in YouTube Studio Beta
  • Back arrow for easy navigation back to the previous view (instead of a breadcrumb) at the top of any video-level view page

August 2017

  • Added comments auto-moderation
  • Fixed an issue with moderated comments disappearing
  • Improved loading times
  • Manual editing of scheduled publishing dates

July 2017

  • Created YouTube Studio Beta specific help content and icon. Added Help article, "What's new in YouTube Studio Beta")
  • Links to Creator Studio Classic when an action can't be taken in YouTube Studio Beta
  • YouTube Analytics updates: Detail views, end screen cards data, monthly estimated earnings data, and more
  • Comments: Full management, including adding a heart to a comment
  • Video list: Ability to schedule a private video to become public

May 2017

  • Ability to submit feedback
  • View and edit videos in-line
  • YouTube Analytics: Relevant data in themed tabs (overview, revenue, discovery, audience, interactive content, playlists)

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