Christos Goodrow, a YouTube engineer, discusses the role of the algorithm in recommending videos to viewers. He notes that the algorithm is constantly improving, and that it is currently better than ever at recommending videos that the viewer might want to watch. He also discusses how YouTube uses machine learning to understand what content is most popular, and how to use that information to better serve users.
Cristos Goodrow discusses the YouTube algorithm and how it affects content creators. He explains that the algorithm is based on a number of human and machine learning systems that work together to produce the site's overall "behavior." Goodrow also discusses the importance of taking breaks and managing one's mental health in order to maintain a successful YouTube career.