YouTube is debuting a brand new For You part for creators’ channels, customized to whoever opens the web page. It’ll begin displaying up on November twentieth, in response to a post from YouTube’s support account, which says the part will suggest “a mixture of content material out of your channel to viewers based mostly on their watch historical past.”
Creators can flip the characteristic on or off within the customization menu below channel settings. Alternatively, clicking “extra settings” below the “suggestions in your viewers” part pops up extra controls for the brand new part. Creators can then determine if they need solely shorts, livestreams, or full movies there — or all of these or a mixture of two. There are additionally choices to incorporate all content material or simply current materials.
The characteristic has been in testing for months; a video posted to the Creator Insider channel previewed it six months in the past, and YouTube up to date its test features and experiments page on August eighth discussing the take a look at. The documentation says the characteristic was obligatory initially, however when it rolls out to everybody, creators can then decide out. (I used to be in a position to flip it off, so it appears as if that’s true now.)