The most-subscribed creator on YouTube, PewDiePie, shut off the comments section on his page because it is clogged with spam, making it a poor platform for audience interaction, the 24-year-old announced in a video Tuesday.
"To me, it doesn't mean anything, like I don't care about it," PewDiePie said in a video posted to his channel last week, referring to the spam, self-promotion and offensive comments he has seen. "I don't want to see it."
This isn't the first time the Swedish gamer, whose real name is Felix Kjellberg, disabled his comments section. He did the same last year after YouTube unveiled its new comment system, which rolled in Google+ profiles, and rewarded relevant comments. Read more...More about Youtube, Comments, Gaming, and Social Media