YouTube made a few updates last week, including one that means you can't link off of YouTube if you're not part of the partner program. But you can't join the partner program without 10,000 views. Why? Here's a
YouTube has been hard at work adding updates and new features to this site to make it better for both us as creators and the community of viewers here. Here's a few big updates that have recently taken place along with some of my thoughts on them in case you've missed what YouTube is working on behind-the-scenes.