You can buy Viewer applause on participating creators’ videos and show your support for YouTube channels. When you buy Viewer applause, you’re purchasing a one-time “clapping” animation that will only be shown to you over the top of the video.
Viewer applause is only available for purchase on computers. It's also only available to some viewers in Australia, Brazil, India, Japan, Korea, Mexico, New Zealand, and the United States.
Make a purchase
- Start watching a video on youtube.com.
- Under the video, click Applaud .
- Click Applaud.
- In the popup, you’ll find how much applause costs in your country or region
- To complete the purchase, follow the on-screen instructions.
You can spend up to $500 USD per day, or $2,000 USD (or the equivalent in your local currency) per week on Super Chats, Super Stickers, and Viewer applause combined.