'Study With Me' Videos Are Taking Over YouTube This Exam Season

9 May 2018, 10:39

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Picture: UnJadedJade
Benedict Townsend

By Benedict Townsend

This might be just what you need to beat exam blues

As exam season rages on, students are turning to YouTube for support. But not educational support, but emotional support. A new trend of 'study with me' videos has grown rapidly this year, as tired, desperate students search for the motivation needed to carry them through their 800th consecutive hour of revision.

These videos provide a kind of virtual study companion, and viewers claim they provide a much needed kick of inspiration when the revision lulls kick in.

UnJadedJade is one creator who has been particularly successful in this area. If you have some work you need to get done, try sticking this video on a screen near you, and see if you don't find it weirdly supportive: