YouTube will now be using Google+ to moderate all the comments on the video. The change is said to improve the display of the comments that users would want to see the most. The posts verified by YouTube or Google+ will be pushed to the top in the comments thread.

The change will put comments from popular users, video creator, and users in your Google+ circles at the top of the comment threads and comment section.

Google Utilizing Google+ in YouTube for Better Moderation!

Users can also comment on existing comment thread by using Google+ account with private or public settings. The private setting will only let the people in your Google+ circles (chosen by you) to see your comments.

The new feature will also allow automatic approval of comments from known users, block inappropriate words, and review comments before they get published. This will certainly help the YouTube users who spend lot of time in moderating comments.


Navneet Kaushal is the Editor-in-Chief of PageTraffic Buzz. A leading search strategist, Navneet helps clients maintain an edge in search engines and the online media. Navneet is also the CEO of SEO Services company PageTraffic which is one of the leading search marketing company in Asia.