YouTube’s suggestion algorithm is not perfect. Sometimes you may see content that may bother you. Youtube gives you more control with new features. YouTube shared its new features through its official blog.
Explore topics and related videos on your Homepage and in Up Next videos
First, users will now be able to explore topics while browsing the next video. So, if you like football, you can find a topic suggestion for Football videos.
This feature will be available for users who sign in to the English YouTube app for Android. It will soon be available in iOS, desktop and other languages.
Remove suggestions from channels you don’t want to watch
With this feature, you can remove suggestions for channels you’re not interested in by tapping the ellipsis menu and selecting “Don’t recommend channel”. You are now removing on your life the YouTube channel to which the video belongs.
Learn more about why a video may be suggested to you
This feature will be activated with the first update to YouTube’s iOS version. Android users will wait a little longer to use this feature.