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[–]StudentRadical 3 points4 points ago

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my hot take, I hate video. Give me text.

[–]smart4301 0 points1 point ago

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everyone hates video but it's so much easier to monetise

[–]StudentRadical27 0 points1 point ago

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Is it because it's easier to count legit views or easier to circumvent ad blocking or something else?

[–]smart4301 1 point2 points ago

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All of those things really. You can insert adverts mid-content to someone who's already watching, the views are considered more valuable because you're actually likely to be focused on them, etc.