In the past, YouTube have made you jump through extra hoops to update your profile picture, especially on mobile. Desktop users had a few ways of doing it, but there was some variables in the past. Today, YouTube have provided us with a central hub for the customisation of our channels, which includes your channel … Continue reading Changing Your YouTube Profile Picture is Easy in 2021
Very recently, YouTube have rolled out a new feature to creators to enhance their viewer's experience on YouTube in navigating videos - Chapters. Chapters are, as the name implies, sections of your video divided into topics, points, or other logical separation of thoughts within a piece of content. Chapters appear as clickable elements as you … Continue reading YouTube Chapters – Your Quick-Start Primer
This one is for all you YouTubers out there! Ever wanted to schedule your live stream in advance from your YouTube dashboard on your main computer, but plan to stream when out and about on your mobile? Well you CAN! In this video, I show you how step by step. This is what you're going … Continue reading Schedule On Desktop, Go Live on Mobile!
In the ever inevitable march towards the new YouTube Studio becoming the one and only creator tool, YouTube have recently released a fresh End Screen editor for Studio. In the video below, I walk through the new layout and show how easy it is to add videos, playlists, links and subscribe icons to your video's … Continue reading YouTube’s New End Screen Editor – Tutorial
As we entered into 2020, there has been a sizeable up-tick in reports of channels that have been hacked, taken over by undesirables, wreaking havoc over someone's pride and joy. YouTube has been hard pressed to help these creators due to the volume of cases and being under resourced. There have been reports that it … Continue reading Don’t Lose Your YouTube Channel!
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!