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Despite increasing competition from Facebook and Google’s own expectation that growth would decelerate, YouTube is growing steadily and launching new features. Many of the features are geared toward helping its content creators monetize their work, but one in particular is getting most of the attention. Within a few months, Google plans to launch a subscription option known as Music Key. Music Key is currently in beta, but Google is “fine tuning the experience" for a wide public launch.(Image Source: Google)What makes Music Key stand out is that it’s an ad-free section of YouTube, which has heretofore relied heavily on ad sales to bring in revenue. That’s not to say YouTube hasn’t ever... Read more...