In this topic, we will learn that how to upload a video to YouTube step by step. Well, uploading videos to YouTube is not a big deal means now anyone can upload a video to YouTube easily.
According to YouTube community, 300 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube in every minute and almost 5 billion videos are watched on YouTube in every single day. Now you can think that how much broad is YouTube so if you want to know that how to upload a video to YouTube, you should make a strategy to become successful on YouTube.
OK, now without wasting your time I am going to tell you that how to upload a video to YouTube.
1. Sign in with Gmail account
First of all, go to YouTube site and then click on SIGN IN link. If you didn’t find then see the below image.
Now there will open another page in which it will ask for your email address. Here you will have to enter your Gmail address. If you don’t have a Gmail account then go to gmail.com and create a Gmail account. After entering your Gmail address, click on next button.
Now it will ask for your password. So, all you have to do only enter your password that you have created at the time of open a Gmail account. Now click next button.
After completing SIGN IN action, you will come back to your YouTube homepage.
2. Click on Upload
On the upper right section of YouTube page, you will see an uploading type arrow icon. So, all you have to do only click on that icon. This is the first step of how to upload a video to YouTube. Watch the below image for more detail.
3. Select a File to upload
Now you will get a big arrow in the upward direction. Click on this arrow as shown in below image.
After clicking on that arrow, there will be open another tab that will show your files. So, now you have to select your file that you want to upload. If you are not a little bit aware that how to upload a video to YouTube and what should be the format of video then see the below format list supported by YouTube.
After selecting your video, it will start uploading. Time taken by a video to upload depends on your internet speed as well as your file size.
Here you will get 3 space to fill it.
4. Fill the Uploading Form
Here you will get 3 fields to fill it.
Title: In this field, you have to fill the title of the video. Title depends on your video type. Let suppose I have a video of logo animation. Then I can set a title like “Best logo animation”.
Description: This is the important part of the SEO with the help of that a video come to the top level of the YouTube page when someone searches a video related to your video title. So, in this section, you have to tell the audience that how they can get help by watching your video or what will you show in this video.
Tags: This is also an important section of your video for the SEO purpose. Basically, these are the keyword related to your video. Let suppose my video is about logo animation then my tags can be like best animation, best logo, nice logo animation etc. Don’t forget that every tag should be separated by a comma.
So, after filling all fields click on “advanced settings”.
Here you will get some fields and options like Category in which you can choose your video category, Video location in which you can tell the location of your video, Video language in which you can choose the type of your video language etc.
5. Ready to upload
Now you are ready to upload but before clicking on Publish button make sure that it is showing that PROCESSING DONE. OK, now click on Publish button.
Congratulation…!!! Your video has been uploaded successfully.
You can see you uploaded video by clicking on Video Manager button as shown in above image.
Finally, you got that How to upload a Video to YouTube
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