YouTube is the biggest American video-sharing site. Not only allowing the viewer to watch different videos, but also to upload, rate, share, comment, make playlists, and also to subscribe to the channels and videos. YouTube now operates as one of Google’s subsidiaries.
Benefits of YouTube Premium:
YouTube premium which was formerly known as YouTube Red or Music key, is a service that makes the YouTube experience way better for its customers.
It is a paid streaming subscription, allowing the viewers to stream advertisement-free content on the website and its mobile apps, including the dedicated YouTube Music, YouTube Gaming, and YouTube Kids apps.
It has introduced a download feature so the users can watch videos when they are offline as well, these videos can now be played in the background and also in picture in picture mode on Android Oreo.
YouTube Premium Package:
As YouTube is a subsidiary for Google now, so Google is offering the first three months free subscription to the YouTube premium, for the students only. This is part of the back to school deals that Google has offered for the students, this deal includes the YouTube Premium, YouTube Music Premium, YouTube Gaming, YouTube Kids, and also YouTube Originals.
YouTube Music Premium normally costs $9.99, but for the students, Google offers a discounted deal and even after the three months the students will have to pay half the price which is $4.99 per month.
And for the YouTube Premium, the discounted price for the students will be $6.99 per month. Now the students have a choice if they want to continue after the trial period or discontinue the use of this service after the trial period.
However, in this May, Google has announced some special discounted plans for the students of the subcontinent.
Advantages for the Students:
YouTube is very beneficial for the students in our community. eLearning has been proven to be a valuable addition to the course of learning. In this era of speedy growth of technology, where everything is now on your screens, it has been established that the students tend to learn way better when they learn it using the technology. YouTube not only provides you with videos that increase the knowledge and understanding of a person, but it also generates a platform for discussions. Nowadays everyone owns a smartphone, once you upload a video on the YouTube you make it available for the students, anywhere, anytime and allow them to contribute through comments and share their opinions and ideas.
Another advantage that YouTube provides is that it promotes microlearning. Instead of giving all the information at the same time, how about delivering the concepts, and the content in small quantities over days, allowing the student to absorb all the information with full concentration. These short segmented videos can be viewed by the viewer at any time according to their convenience.
YouTube, is not only a source of entertainment, but it is also a source for learning and gaining knowledge in an advanced manner. This platform of learning now comes at a very affordable price and a free trial period of three months for the student, hence making it easier for the students to afford it.
Masab Farooque is a Tech Geek, Writer, and Founder at The Panther Tech. He is also a lead game developer at 10StaticStudios.
When he is not writing, he is mostly playing video games