Just subscribe to the channel or playlist RSS/Atom feeds. Then just feed the video links it gives you to VLC/MPV.
It's a nice and straight-forward way of enjoying content from creators on YouTube while avoiding most of Google's nonsense.
Cool, thanks for the tip! I didn't know that was an option.
@grahambae No problem. Youtube's feeds are patterned like:
For example, Extra Credits's Channel ID is UCCODtTcd5M1JavPCOr_Uydg so you would want:
for their feed URL. It shows the 15 most recent videos and is unbiased.
This is a knowledge bomb. Thanks for elaborating on the details!
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