Please Update YouTube mention redirects

Okay, so Youtube changed how profile links are displayed awhile back.

Basically what I need is when you type it should redirect to (instead it redirects to the old Youtube profile links).

This normally would not be an issue except that YouTube allowed me to obtain the @darnell handle & if I “mention” my Youtube handle it redirects to…nothing on Write As! :joy:.

Is there a way you could fix/update it so it redirects to the new YouTube handle (as that is what Google will be going with so far.

To see a “live” example, here is me testing this out (on my test site): This is a Youtube mention test. Please ignore — WriteFreely Testing Site

Thanks for reading!