Do you want to know how to create a YouTube channel for yourself and start creating video content?
Have you been hearing about YouTube and the possibility of making serious money from youtube?
If yes, then read on…
In this guide, you will discover how to create a youtube channel the easiest way, that even a dummy won’t find difficult to implement.
Before we dive deeper into the step by step guide of how to create a YouTube channel, if you’re new to this, you may want to first know what YouTube is all about.
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What is Youtube and How To Create a Youtube Account?
YouTube is the world’s largest video hosting and sharing website, where users can upload their videos, watch videos, like videos and also drop their comments…
YouTube was acquired by Google from the hands of three PayPal employees (Chad, Steve, and Jawed) for a woppy sum of $1.65 billion.
Over the years, users have come to fall in love with YouTube due to the informative, educational and entertaining videos that are being posted on YouTube.
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YouTube also serves as a search engine where users can come and search for video content using keywords.
YouTube has more than 2billion monthly active logged-in viewers worldwide.
So as you can see, there is so much potential on youtube, that you can take advantage of the platform and build a loyal audience for yourself which can grow into a big business for you.
What Makes Youtube Different From Other Video Sharing Websites? And Why Use Youtube?.
Youtube was the first video sharing website available, which makes it the #1 largest video hosting and sharing website in the world.
Its the interface is very easy to navigate and has uncountable valuable video content being shared on the platform daily…
YouTube also helps content creators to monetize their video content and make money.
In order to successfully create a YouTube account, you must first create a Gmail account.
As you already know, Google owns YouTube. So in order to create a youtube channel, you have to open a Gmail account which gives you access to all Google’s products.
Step by step guide on creating a YouTube channel.
Step 1: First, you need to visit www.youtube.com, once you are on the youtube homepage, click on your profile by the top right corner.
Step 2: Once you’ve clicked on your profile, you will see create a channel.
Step 3: Click on it, click on the “Get Started” started Button and a box will pop asking you to create the channel by either choosing your own name or a custom name.
It choosing your channel name will be fully dependant on the purpose of which you want to create the channel.
Step 4: So select the one that suits your need most, input your desired channel name and, tick on the tiny youtube’s team’s agreement box, and click on the create button.
Step 5: Now that your channel has been created, the next step will involve customizing your youtube account.
here is how it now looks like.
Step 6: As you can see from the image above, you will need to upload a profile image. If you are using your face as a brand, then it will be advisable that you get a good picture of yourself because the first impression matters a lot.
After uploading your profile picture, the next thing to do is to fill in the channel description space, by telling your viewers what your channel is all about and what they stand to benefit from subscribing to your channel.
Take this section very seriously, because you want first viewers to have a sense of benefitting from your channel by becoming a subscriber.
If you have a blog or website, you can include the name of your blog and also the link to the log in the empty spaces below.
After that, add the links to your social media pages or handles like a Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages.
After filling in the required spaces, click on “Continue” and move to the next step.
Step 7: Actually this will be the final step of creating your youtube account.
All you need to do at this step is to upload your channel art.
What Is A Youtube Channel Art?
A youtube channel is a cover that you use to decorate your youtube channel to make it look nice.
A perfect example of a channel Art is a Facebook cover.
A youtube channel is a must-have in today’s world if you really want to reach out to a large target audience looking for what you have to offer.
To me, youtube is the best place to get the right audience because people on youtube are more likely to take action compared to other social media platforms.
Another reason why you should get on youtube now if you haven’t is that experts have predicted that the consumption of video content online will skyrocket in from 2020 and beyond.
The youtube platform has so many advantages, due to there are so many ways that you can earn money on youtube if you come on the platform and build an audience.
So with this guide, I am pretty sure that you can have your own youtube channel created in munites.
Now tell me, do you have a youtube channel yet or still planning on creating one??
Drop me your answers in the comment box below let me know what you think of this.
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