Having a youtube channel is what so many people want to do but do not know the steps to follow. Starting a youtube channel is what we are going to be discussing in this article. I will be showing you a step by step guide from start to finish. Just grab a cup of coffee, sit back and continue reading this post.
Don’t expect to be very successful if you plan to create a YouTube channel, upload one video and then forget about it completely. Creating a successful YouTube channel takes time and effort, and viewers expect consistency from the channels that they subscribe to. After your first video, be sure to plan the next few videos ahead of time.
Create a new channel
Having a Google Account will enable you can watch and like videos and subscribe to other youtube channels. However, without a YouTube channel, you have no public presence on YouTube. Even if you own a Google Account, you need to create a YouTube channel to upload videos, comment, or make playlists. You can use a computer or the YouTube mobile site to create a new channel.
To Create a personal channel
Follow these instructions to create a channel that only you can manage using your Google Account.
- Visit www.youtube.com
- Sign in to YouTube on a computer or using the mobile site, this will require your google account
If you don’t yet have a channel, you’ll see a prompt to create a channel.
Click on YOUR CHANNEL button
A new window will come up then you will have to type in the name you want to give your channel and then click on the CREATE CHANNEL button.
You can use a Brand Account to create a channel that has a different name but that’s still managed from your Google Account. Learn more about Brand Accounts.
- Fill out the details to name your new channel and verify your account. Then, click Done. This creates a new Brand Account.
- To add a channel manager, follow the instructions to change channel owners and managers.