Mr Beast discusses The future of YouTube, Twitter, TikTok and Instagram with Lex Fridman
One of our new years resolutions was to be more active on the blog and today we are introducing a new series, The Creative Corner. Every Friday we’ll post the most interesting, inspiring or thoughtful piece of content that we’ve seen this week. In this series, we’ll be showcasing interviews, articles, and videos that delve into the minds of the most talented and innovative people in the creative world or videos that just make us stop in our tracks and blow us away.
Today, we’re starting with a bang! We’re featuring an interview with the one and only Mr Beast – the 24-year-old sensation who has taken the internet by storm with his viral videos on YouTube and TikTok. With over 70 million subscribers on YouTube, Mr Beast is a master at creating content that resonates with audiences and generates massive engagement.
In this episode of Lex Friedman’s podcast (one of our favourites), Lex sits down with Mr Beast who shares his thoughts on viral videos, video platform algorithms and the future of YouTube, Twitter, TikTok and Instagram. Mr Beast goes into detail about his unique methods of giving away or spending the majority of the revenue he generates. It’s a fascinating insight into the mind of someone who truly understands the mechanics of creating viral content and how to maximise its impact. Lex is a great interviewer and his long format interviews really gives his guests a chance to fully explain themselves and to have an open and in depth conversations
Mr Beast’s success can be attributed to several factors. Firstly, he has a deep understanding of video platform algorithms and how they determine which videos get recommended to users. He uses this knowledge to optimise his videos for maximum visibility, making sure they reach as many people as possible.
Secondly, he’s a master at creating content that people want to share. He’s not afraid to push boundaries and try new things, which has resulted in some of the most memorable and hilarious videos on the internet. Whether it’s a challenge video, a prank, or a video where he’s giving away large sums of money, Mr Beast knows how to make content that people can’t help but share with their friends and family.
Finally, he’s a generous soul who is always looking for ways to give back. He’s given away millions of dollars to various causes and has even started his own foundation to help those in need. His generosity and kindness have endeared him to millions of people, making him not only a talented content creator, but also a role model for others to follow.
In conclusion, Mr Beast’s interview with Lex Friedman is a must-watch for anyone interested in video creation, viral videos, and the inner workings of YouTube and TikTok algorithms. It’s a rare glimpse into the mind of a true creative genius, and a testament to the power of hard work, creativity, and determination.
We hope you enjoyed this first edition of the Creative Corner. Stay tuned for more exciting content in the coming weeks and months!