To upload videos to YouTube a person just have to Create a YouTube channel. Users just have to follow the simple steps which are as below.
How to Get a YouTube Account
The very first step is to get a YouTube account, for this, you have to sign up to YouTube. You can use your Gmail account for this purpose if you don’t have then simply use the Sign-up procedure. Both sign up procedures are same either you use the Gmail account OR YouTube account sign up. Because Google owns YouTube so, you can use either your Google or YouTube account for sign in.
There are two types of YouTube channels are available one is for a business account and another is for the individual person. The process of creating both of channels is a bit different.
How to Create YouTube Channel
To create the YouTube channel you have to enter the name of your channel. You can either make the channel name related to your business name. On the other side, you can also set your channel name to your personal name. Some people also make the channel name according to the types of videos they are putting on it.
After you have created your channel you can then find the URL of your YouTube channel. To find the web address of your channel, one will need to click on the profile image of your YouTube account. When the new page opens, you can copy the page URL and can then share it over Social media & with your other friends.
Furthermore, you can also show videos and playlists which link to other channels. This is your’s choice either you want to show that or not. The ‘Feed’ tab shows you the recent activity on your channel including recent videos and recent comments.
On the other side the ‘Videos’ tab shows you the recently uploaded videos and the playlists you have created. There is also a Tab which is named as ‘Featured’ this lets you highlight your videos.
Customize Appearance of YouTube Channel
One can easily customize the look & feel of the YouTube channel. When you click on the edit channel button you will straight move to channel settings. From here click on the ‘Appearance’ tab and here you have a complete set of options to customize the design of YouTube.
How to Upload a Video to YouTube
You can upload a video to YouTube by just clicking on the ‘UPLOAD’ button available at the upper right corner. You can either upload an old video OR can create a new one to publish it for your users. There is also a limit of video which is of 2GB for 15-minutes of length.
Supported Video Formats
YouTube only offers some specific types of video formats. You can either upload a .jpg image fie or MP3 audio files. However, there is a multiple list of formats available for video files.
.MPEG4, 3GPP and MOV files