How to create a YouTube channel

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Hello, dear friends. In this article, I will tell you how to create a YouTube channel.

Before you create a YouTube channel, you must have a Google account. If you already have it, then you need to skip a few steps. If you do not have a Google account, then start with this.

How to create a Gmail account

  1. Go to the Google homepage and click on the button in the upper right corner of the “Sign in”
to create google account go to Home page Google.com
Home page Google.com
  1. You will be taken to the “Sign in” page and here you need to click on the link “More options”:
to create google account Click "more options"
Click “More options”
  1. And select “Create account”:
Сreate google account: Select "Create account" and click "Next"
Select “Create account” and click “Next”
  1. On this page you will see the fields where you need to enter your given and phone number. Fill them and click “Next step”:
The next step in creating a Google account - fill in these fields
Fill in these fields
  1. As soon as you click the “next step”, a window with the terms of use opens before you. Read it. If you agree with everything, click “I Agree”:
Rules for using Google account
Terms of use
  1. On the next page you will need to take the last step – this is to confirm the google account by the phone number that you specified. This can be done by text SMS or voice call. Click “Continue”, get SMS, enter the confirmation code:
The last step in creating a Google account is confirming your phone number
The last step is to confirm your phone number

All. Now you have a Gmail account. Let’s move on to creating Youtube channel.

Нow to make a YouTube channel

  1. First you just need to go to the main page of Youtube. In the upper right corner, you will see the “Sign In” Click on it:
home page YouTube.com
Home page YouTube.com
  1. Log in to Youtube is through the Google account. Therefore, you will see a window with your email address from Google. And you need to enter the password from the created account and click “Next”:
Еnter password from Google account
Еnter password from Google account
  1. Now in the upper right corner you will see an icon with an empty photo. Since I already have a channel, I have my photo on the icon. Move the cursor to your icon and click on it. The menu appears. In this menu, select “Settings”:
Click on the icon and select the "Settings" to create a YouTube channel
Click on the icon and select the “Settings”

On the opened page channels are created. Note that you can create two types of channels: a personal channel and a public channel.

What is personal YouTube channel?

  • The personal channel is linked to the data specified when creating the Google account, so the name of the personal channel will be with a First name and a Second name, as in Google mail.
  • The personal channel name can consist of only two words.
  • The administration of a personal channel can not be transferred to another person.
  • The personal channel is suitable for non-commercial videos that a person can upload to themselves in order to create a family video archive.
  • To create a personal channel, you need to click “create channel” near the email address and follow the prompts:

    Нere you can create a personal YouTube channel
    By clicking here you can create a personal YouTube channel

What is public YouTube channel?

  • You can create several public YouTube channels and all of them will be on the same Google account.
  • The name of a public channel can consist of several words. The name of the public channel is not attached to the first and last names.
  • You can transfer the administration of a public channel to another person.
  • The public channel is suitable for earning money on Youtube. To create a public channel, you need to go to the settings page and click on the link “See all my channels or create a new channel”:Here you can create a public YouTube channelBy clicking here you can create a public YouTube channel
  • On this page, click the “create channel” link and follow the following prompts:

    now you have a public YouTube channel
    Сlick create channel

That’s all. Now you know how to create the YouTube channel. You know what a public channel is different from personal. Read also, How to increase views on YouTube.

With you was Mary Click!

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