Find your way around YouTube
When you open YouTube in a mobile app or browser, you’ll land on Home. Here you'll see recent uploads from your subscriptions and videos recommended for you. Video recommendations are influenced by your preferences and activity on YouTube.
You'll also see popular content and YouTube Mixes if you’ve already watched music videos. You can find the Home feed any time by tapping Home .
The Trending tab lets you discover what's trending on YouTube. It features a broad range of videos that are popular right now. You can scroll through all of the videos, or select a specific category (such as music, news, or gaming) to see videos exclusively on that subject.
In the Subscriptions tab you'll see videos from only the channels you're subscribed to. You'll also see a list of those channels up top. Tapping on the channel artwork will take you to that channel.
The Inbox tab organizes your Messages and Notifications. Tap on Messages or Notifications at the top of the screen to see the list of your messages or notifications.
The Library tab is home to History, My videos, Purchases, Watch later, and Playlists. From here you can navigate to you’ve watched, saved, purchased and more.
Create a video or post
Tap on the camera icon to record a video, start a live stream or upload video content from your mobile device.
The search feature allows you to find and explore content on YouTube. To find content using the search bar, click on the search icon , enter what you’re searching for and then filter the results by videos, channels, or playlists. Search results may be influenced by your preferences and activity on YouTube.
You can cast from your YouTube app to a Chromecast using this button, if you have a Chromecast.
Access your account information and settings by tapping on your profile picture. From this menu you can also access your channel, time watched, paid memberships, switch between accounts, sign out and more.