Broadcasts will introduce a paid subscription to some channels. Google-owned video hosting YouTube plans to soon introduce a paid subscription to some channels, according to resources, citing sources close to the portal.
It is expected that the pay channels will be launched in the second quarter of this year, the monthly charge will be 01.05 per month. Also, youtube is considering taking payment for access to the library of videos and live broadcasts.
A Google spokesperson said the company has long come to the conclusion that the different types of content require different types of payment. Currently, many content producers choose for themselves the subscription model, so YouTube has decided to consider doing so.
Until now, access to the videos, published on the website YouTube, was free. The main source of income was advertising video sharing.