What is the role of video metadata on YouTube?

✅  The correct answer is:

Metadata is used to surface videos in YouTube search.

Question:

What is the role of video metadata on YouTube?

Solution:

  • Metadata helps advertisers target videos by demographic.
  • Metadata is used to surface videos in YouTube search.
  • Metadata prevents identical videos from being uploaded to YouTube.
  • Metadata controls whether a video can be embedded on other sites.