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Mar 20, 2023
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The UI has become annoying, when watching a video I can't just tap anywhere on the screen to get rid of all of the UI (play/pause, skip ahead, etc.), instead there has to be an X button in the corner. The UI doesn't go away after a certain amount of time either, making it required to press the X button. When I watch shorts there are also an annoying pause and skip button that don't go away. Plus I can't seek through the shorts.
13,547 people found this review helpful
March 14, 2023
The app is good. One of my favorites. I just wish that the shorts, like TikTok, had a just watched feature so you can go right to all the part 2s people make. especially with channels that have a LOT of shorts. Spent 30 minutes scrolling to find a video, clicked on one, it wasn't the right one and then it took me to the top of the page. Very frustrating.
5,720 people found this review helpful
March 8, 2023
So I think youtube is awesome, I am a creator. I've been on this app for about 4 years. And it's pretty good. Just early last year, I started making content. Youtube is super easy to use if you wanna post a video. But there are a couple of problems I've run into. #1: On YouTube shorts, when I try to like the video by double tapping the screen, sometimes it doesn't work. Which is quite agitating. Also, auto scroll is not working as it was at the start. Would really like if that was fixed. Thanks.
4,415 people found this review helpful
For new features, look for in-product education & notifications sharing the feature and how to use it!