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YouTube will soon ask audiences to add context to videos

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Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge

YouTube is testing a way for viewers to add community-sourced context to videos. The feature, called notes, will allow people to add bits of information to clarify things like whether a video is a parody or contains older footage presented as a current event.

If a note is considered helpful, you might see it pop up in a small box beneath a video. YouTube says only a “limited number” of eligible contributors can write notes for now, while third-party evaluators will rate the helpfulness of notes. YouTube will then use this feedback to train its note evaluation system over the coming weeks and months.

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Notes rated as helpful will appear beneath a video.

As the pilot progresses, YouTube will…

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