Discord Just Sponsored Their First YouTube Video

Discord Dec 31, 2022

Discord is finally expanding their paid promotions and partnerships game with now sponsored creator videos on YouTube.

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Discord has just sponsored their first YouTube video with YouTuber Marques Brownlee. The sponsorship is for a new segment on his channel called “The Best Smartphone Camera 2022!”. This video was uploaded on 22nd of December. In the segment, MKBHD talked about the best camera phones.On mentioning the benefits of using Discord and how the premium subscription can help support content creators, he also quoted his shoutout to Discord at 2:45.

The YouTube video that Discord is sponsoring is a collaboration with popular content creator MKBHD. MKBHD, whose real name is Marques Brownlee, is known for his technology-focused videos as well as his podcast Waveform. He has over 16 million subscribers on YouTube and is considered one of the biggest,if not the biggest, tech influencers on the platform.

In a nutshell, Marques showcased the features and benefits of Discord, highlighting why it is the go-to platform for gamers and online communities.He talked about Discord's New Server Subscription Feature which recently got introduced in the latest update. He also mentioned the more than fair revenue split of Discord Subscriptions of 90% ( to the creator) and 10% ( to Discord).

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This move towards sponsoring YouTube videos is an exciting development for Discord, as it allows the company to reach a wider audience and showcase its products in a more visually appealing way. It also reflects the growing importance of video content in today's digital landscape, as more and more people turn to YouTube and other platforms to consume content and connect with their favorite creators.

Partnering with MKBHD, a well-known and respected content creator in the tech community, is also a smart move for Discord. Not only does it give the company access to MKBHD's large and engaged audience, but it also helps to establish Discord as a trusted and reputable brand in the minds of viewers.

Overall, the sponsorship of Discord's first YouTube video with MKBHD is a win-win for both parties. It allows Discord to reach a new audience and showcase its products in a dynamic and engaging way, while also providing MKBHD with the opportunity to collaborate with a well-known and respected brand.

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Suyash Raj

I am a developer, designer, and writer. I write on web technologies and also blog about football. I love to travel as well. You can say I'm a polymath. Feel free to talk to me about anything! -Vale-