In Youtube's new guidelines for videos with pranks, prank, and invitations to perform different activities called it, among other things:
”Challenges that involve an imminent risk of death is not allowed on Youtube. Content with a child participating in dangerous challenges that pose an imminent risk of serious harm or bodily injury is also not allowed.”
inappropriate things or perform inappropriate or dangerous actions. There are a variety of channels on the site that is all about the ”challenges” of various kinds, some very odd.
such A go for example to shoot when you eat tvättmedelskuddar. Another calls for pouring the flammable liquid on himself and lit.
One that has become popular in recent time is the so-called Bird Box challenge, inspired by a movie scene. It is to perform everyday tasks with the turban for the eyes. Recently crashed an american teen who made the Bird Box challenge, and drove the car with the blindfold.
with hands-on joke, where those who are exposed are at risk to be shocked or intimidated in a serious way, for example, fake firings from the vehicles driving past, or the staged burglary.
the Clip, which provides instructions on how to manufacture bombs, or that encourages the use of hard drugs is not allowed. Videos that directly calls for violence is completely prohibited.
If the primary purpose is ”educational, documentary or artistic” videos with dangerous activities should be allowed, but they may not be ”uncalled for and shocking,” explains the american company, which is owned by Google.
Youtube users get two months to clear out the post that is not allowed under the new guidelines, writes CNN.