YouTube is offering discounts for Premium and Music to students in US
YouTube is offering it’s Premium and YouTube Music services at discounted rates to students in the United States. YouTube Premium is $6.99 a month instead of $12.99 & YouTube Music is $4.99 instead of $9.99.
The discounted memberships are only available to College or University students in the United States. Signing up for YouTube Premium before 31st January would get you the service for $5.99 instead of $6.99 and the price would be the same for the entire duration of Student Membership that is four years.
YouTube Premium offers ad-free videos and their squad of supreme series and YouTube Music is a music streaming platform similar to Spotify but with more prominence given to music videos.
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YouTube has recently announced tests of showing two ads back-to-back at the start of the video. The discounted rates might at least nudge students to sign up for Premium.
YouTube is a diverse community of creators and is a platform where people turn to each other for knowledge and creativity, YouTube Music on the other hand is a simple music streaming and downloading app, so irrespective of discounted or not, monthly fees is enough to not invite users while there’s Spotify and other free music apps.