We wanted to follow up on Maryrose’s recent post and talk to you all about what’s going on with our content policies and the flagging system on the site.
Our little department administers all of the community areas of the site, from rejecting porn, to responding to copyright notices, support email and much, much more! Our number one job is to keep the site safe, so that it can continue to exist. Our greatest challenge is maintaining this in an open and transparent way that helps users follow the rules and treats everyone equal.
With all of this in mind, we’re working on improving the system so that we can finally get ahead of the game and serve you all better:
We’ve been planning and working on these things all year and we’re excited to be aggressively pursuing all of them.
The YouTube SQUAD