Channel Art is always a challenge for new YouTubers and those without graphic design skills. In today's video, Doug will show you how to create a Youtube banner in Canva. There are many tutorials on how to make Youtube channel art. Doug would like to highlight the great online tool called Canva, which is also … Continue reading How to Create a Youtube Banner in Canva
In this quick YouTube tutorial, we will look at how you can check a song's YouTube use status using the Youtube Music Policy Tool. Using copyrighted music in videos can be a dicey pastime, so Youtube have provided their Music Policy tool to help navigate how songs are handled if used in your Youtube videos. … Continue reading YouTube Music Policy Tool
Now that YouTube are more current with their processing of their Partner Program applications, we're finding that some channels don't cut the mustard. If past requirements for the YouTube Partner Program have lulled creators into a false sense of security, then this new information will shake awake creators from that complacency. Not only have YouTube … Continue reading Access Denied! If Your YouTube Partner Program Application was Denied, I Tell You What To Do Next!
In this recent Quick Tip tutorial from my YouTube Quick Tip series, I walkthrough the simple steps to schedule your Live Stream from your YouTube Live Stream Dashboard. You can also schedule live streams using the Events tab and using the YouTube app on your mobile device. We will cover those in future videos. You … Continue reading How to Schedule a YouTube Live Stream
In this Quick Tip/tutorial, we'll show any new or young YouTuber how to turn on their customised YouTube Homepage. Custom YouTube homepage activation is an essential early step for any new or budding YouTube channel. It unlocks all the channel tabs, including Videos, Playlists, About page and Discussion tabs. It is vital that all channels … Continue reading Custom YouTube Homepage Activation | Turn On Your Channel’s Potential!
Part two is all about you as a channel moderator, and what to look out for and the tools at your disposal. So you can be the best moderator you can be. Lets go! Tips for Being A Good Moderator I’m currently moderator for several different channels. Each streamer have their own set of expectations, … Continue reading Chat Moderator on Youtube – How to Become a Great Moderator!
This is part one of a two part series on YouTube Live Stream Moderation. As a moderator for several larger YouTubers, I wanted to share my thoughts and experience with the greater community. Watch the video below, and the show notes are listed for you as well. Part one is all about you as a … Continue reading How to Add Moderators on Youtube – and How to Choose Your Team!
In my role as a moderator on many larger YouTuber's live streams, one question gets constantly asked, "What Is SuperChat?" So much so, I made myself a "What Is SuperChat?" chat message with a link to the YouTube Helps page concerning SuperChat. I post it at least once per stream it seems 😉 In the … Continue reading YouTube SuperChat Explained – How to SuperChat on a Live Stream
Most new YouTubers overlook the power of Playlists to help their channel grow. It's a power feature provided by YouTube and many seem to overlook it's ability to help increase watch time and visibility of your channel. In this video tutorial, Doug shares how to create and update Playlists using the iOS apps, browser, and … Continue reading YouTube Playlists Video Tutorial
A lot of YouTube creators first starting out are running everything from their mobile devices. Whether a tablet or mobile phone, they are shooting, editing and managing their channels from their portable device. There are plenty of apps out there to help creators do just about everything on their devices - YouTube's Creator Studio app, … Continue reading Getting Your YouTube Profile Picture Updated via Your Mobile Device