YouTube’s ‘dislike’ and ‘not interested’ buttons barely work, study finds

Using video recommendations data from more than 20,000 YouTube users, Mozilla researchers found that buttons like “not interested,” “dislike,” “stop recommending channel,” and “remove from watch history” are largely ineffective at preventing similar content from being recommended.

“YouTube should respect the feedback users share about their experience, treating them as meaningful signals about how people want to spend their time on the platform.

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