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Youtube Has Paid out $30 Billion to Creators as the Competition for Online Content Intensifies

The media arm of Alphabet Inc.’s Google announced on Monday that it shares advertising sales with over 2 million video producers. YouTube also said it has paid out more than $30 billion to creators in the past three years from ads, merchandising and other service features. The company says it laid the groundwork for that growth by cleaning up the site for advertisers.