Use YouTube on mobile browsers

To open YouTube for Mobile Web, go to in your device's browser.

Sign in

To get the most out of YouTube, sign in to access your favourite videos, playlists and more.

To sign in:

  1. Tap the Menu More menu icon in the top-right hand corner of the screen.
  2. Tap Sign in.
  3. Follow the prompts to enter your email address and password.
  4. Tap Sign in.
If you're unable to sign in to your account, you can recover your Google account. For additional assistance, please visit the YouTube Accounts forum.

Editing and uploading aren't possible on mobile web browsers, but you can download the YouTube app and learn how to upload and edit there.

Note: Your browser must support Javascript to use the YouTube mobile site.

Find your way around YouTube

After you sign in, the features that are most important to you will be available in four tabs:


When you open YouTube in a mobile app or browser, you'll land on Home . Here you'll see 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 at 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 at the moment. 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 only see videos from the channels that 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 Account tab is home to your watch history, playlists, uploads and purchases.


Tap the menu More menu icon to access Settings, get help or send us feedback on the mobile website.

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