YouTube

Dance Dance North has a YouTube channel! Please check it out! It has over 100 subscribers.

We also have the Dance Dance North 2 channel.

Format types

YouTube uses several technologies to deliver video.

Non-DASH

The following formats are available:

  • WebM with VP8 and Vorbis at 360p (fmt 43)
  • MP4 at 360p (fmt 18) and 720p (fmt 22)

WebM is an open source container, while MP4 is proprietary. Flash and other non-DASH formats and resolutions are discontinued.

DASH

The following formats are available:

  • WebM with VP9 and Opus, from 144p to 1080p
  • MP4, from 144p to 1080p

WebM is an open source container, while MP4 is proprietary. With WebM, audio is available in Opus format at three bitrates (50 kbit/s, 70 kbit/s, and 160 kbit/s), or in Vorbis at 128 kbit/s. Other DASH formats and resolutions are discontinued.

Inventory types

YouTube is phasing out part of the excluded_ads functionality, where advertisers could opt out of specific topics. It will be succeeded by inventory types.

 

Video content Inventory type
Expanded Standard Limited
Prohibited content
Profanity in title, thumbnail, or repeated use in video
Nudity, bare chest, animal mating, or lewd thumbnails
Portraying the drug scene in a positive light
Content discussing terrorism, war, death, or tragedy
Profanity
Light profanity (non-hateful, comedic, artistic)
Moderate profanity (non-hateful, comedic, art/music)
Strong profanity (comedy, docs, news, education)
Note: “Moderate profanity” can include “a music video with frequent profanity.”
Sexualized content
Light sexuality (romance, kissing, discussion)
Moderate sexuality (less clothes, suggestive, dance)
Strong sexuality (sex topics, acts, toys, with blur)
Note: “Moderate sexuality” can include “a music video containing sexual content.”
Drugs
Drug references (humour, education, music)
Making, using, or offering drugs (music, comedy, news)
Hurtful language
Biased, demeaning or hateful speech (educational)