The new update of the youtube android app removed the trending section on the home page. Many youtube creators not happy with it.
Youtube is promoting youtube shorts more than actual long videos. Every youtube telling that youtube should have created one more app named youtube shorts and promote that, not on the official youtube app.
How much youtube taking this is they are investing 100 million dollars to promote it. and also they are giving a good amount of money to good shorts creators if they have not monetized their account also, they can get the money, and also youtube finding top 1000 users that have really good engagement and views they are gonna get paid.
here is the article for that: youtube short