I really don’t believe that most people find it difficult to open YouTube but nevertheless, that’s exactly why I’m writing this article. How to open YouTube videos or get a www.youtube.com account is a very easy task that I think every one can perform. Like even the blind can open YouTube account, Just joking on that one though….
YouTube is a popular movie streaming platform. In fact, it is the second most visited website in the world. This is aside from the mobile application. Precisely, there are tons of visitors on this platform each day.
YouTube is a service under the google suite. Basically, this service allows users to create accounts and even become a creator for free. OF course, there are community guideline and standards.
Therefore, this is one of the reasons why people trust their children with this platform. Open YouTube can mean a lot of different things. Furthermore, it can mean opening the Facebook application. Second, it can mean opening the YouTube website or application.
With that being said, I would be covering each aspect of opening YouTube in this article. Although, while there is no age restriction to opening YouTube, there are age restriction to view some contents.
Open YouTube Account
Opening a YouTube account is very easy. However, before you can proceed, you must have a mobile number and well, be above the age of thirteen. This is the standard age required by Google. Basically, if you meet these requirements, then follow the steps below to open a YouTube account.
- First of all, open the YouTube website or application on your device.
- Furthermore, if you are using a smartphone, click on the avatar icon at the top right corner of the screen. IF you use a desktop, do the same on the website. It can sometimes be represented with a hamburger menu.
- You should see a prompt that says “Sign In”. If you are already signed in, click on the drop down arrow on your account and click the “+” button at the top of the new prompt.
- Also, this will redirect you to a sign in page. On that page, click on “Create account”. It should be at the bottom of the form.
- Now, fill the new form with all the required details and click “next” at the bottom of the page.
- More so, add your mobile number and confirm it on the new page.
The rest step can easily be completed follow the onscreen instructions. That’s how to open a YouTube account.
Create YouTube Channel
- First go to YouTube and sign in using your Google account.
- Next, head over to the settings section.
- Click on create youtube channel. The choose to either use a personal or business name
- Then name your channel.
- After that you will Uploading a profile picture
- Adding a description of your channel on the description field.
- Adding social links to your sites. This can be a custom links to a website or blog. As well as social links to Instagram, Facebook or Twitter
- Lastly, click on done to finish the process, if you are satisfied.
Downloading the YouTube application is pretty easy. Follow the steps below to do so;
- Open the google play store or iOS app store on your device.
- Hit the search bar and make a search for “YouTube”.
- Therefore, this will open the YouTube application page.
- Find the “install” button on this page and click on it.
Wait for the app to download and then the installation will begin automatically.
Open YouTube App or Website
Opening the YouTube application or website is very easy. Follow the steps below to open the YouTube app or website.
- Open the web browser on your device.
- Therefore, hit the address bar and navigate to www.youtube.com.
- Furthermore, if you use a smart phone, open your application drawer.
- Find the YouTube app you downloaded from the previous step and click on it.
Furthermore, wait a few seconds for the YouTube videos to begin via the YouTube application or website.