Tyler Oakley

Picture caption Tyler Oakley is among the creators who has complained concerning the feature

YouTube has addressed the fact that videos discussing LGBTQ subject matters like courting and enchantment had been hidden on the website online.

Restricted Mode goals to filter out “more mature content material” and is switched off with the aid of default.

However some vloggers, together with Tyler Oakley, say they are “confused” by their material being blocked.

The site tweeted: “We feel sorry about any confusion this has caused and are taking a look into your considerations.”


The statement brought: “LGBTQ+ videos are on hand in Restricted Mode, However videos that discuss extra delicate topics will not be.

“We’re so proud to symbolize LGBTQ+ voices on our platform – they are a key part of YouTube what’s all about.

“The intention of Constrained Mode is to clear out mature content for the tiny subset of users who want a extra restricted expertise.”