Playlist Voices: 2014 Trend to Watch For

/ Mar 24, 2014

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What’s a major trend that all YouTubers should be paying attention to until the next Playlist Live in November?

Charles Lincoln “Link” Neal (Rhett & Link):

“The best I can do is quote Rhett on this one: ‘I don’t follow the trends, I’m a style pioneer. See this turtleneck with a necklace? You’ll be wearing this next year.’ … Sorry that wasn’t of much help :/”

Craig Benzine:

“Hmm, well I’m not usually very good with trends. If you notice on my YouTube channel I’ve been doing pretty much the same thing for years, haha. But something I like seeing is all the educational content cropping up. It seems to be growing quite a bit. There’s also a lot happening with very short videos, especially on Vine.”

Grace Helbig:

“I think YouTubers should be paying attention to the trend of building out a brand outside of only video. Expand.”

Mike Falzone:

“Making entertaining content. Don’t follow trends. Take the time and make the effort to find your creative voice and make everyone who clicks on your videos happy that they did.”

Sawyer Hartman:

“The only trend I think people should be focusing on, is to create their own trends. The internet needs to stop recycling content, it’s a blank canvas, get creative!”

Playlist Voices is a special Q&A series with top YouTube creators on behalf of Playlist Live, which just completed an informative, wild, and entertaining weekend in Orlando. The next Playlist Live will be in the Meadowlands in late November.

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