Some language is not appropriate for younger audiences. The use of sexually explicit language or excessive swearing in your video or associated metadata may lead to your video being age-restricted.
Inactive accounts policy
In general, users are expected to be active members within the YouTube community. If an account is found to be overly inactive, the account may be reclaimed by YouTube without notice. Inactivity may be considered as:
- Not logging into the site for at least six months
- Never having uploaded video content
- Not actively partaking in watching or commenting on videos or channels
Encouraging Terms of Service violations
If you post content that encourages other users to violate our Terms of Service, the content may be removed, your account may be penalised and in some cases your account may be terminated.
Age requirements on Google products
Please refer to the article Age requirements on Google Accounts to learn about the age requirements for YouTube.