Mashable: YouTube says it can delete your account if you’re not ‘commercially viable’
Mashable: YouTube says it can delete your account if you’re not ‘commercially viable’ . “As written, these broad terms give YouTube the power to delete a creators’ account if they upload or livestream video that, for example, doesn’t pull in enough advertising revenue. YouTube viewers aren’t in the clear either. Notice the terms are worded to cover anyone who has an account, not just its content creators. The language used can mean that a user who looks at lots of content but doesn’t necessarily monetize can also have their account removed.” The article has been updated with a couple of responses.