Share videos and channels

 

Share videos 

  1. Start watching a video on youtube.com.

  2. Under the video, click Share .

  3. A panel will appear, presenting different sharing options:
    • Social networks: Click on a social network icon (for example, Facebook, Twitter) to share the video there.
    • Email: Choose the email icon to send an email using the default email software on your computer.
    • Embed: Click the Embed button to generate a code that you can use to embed the video in a website.
    • Copy the link: Click the Copy button to copy a link to the video that you can paste somewhere else, like in an email message.
    • Start at: To link to a specific part of the video, tick this box and enter the start time before you copy the link. For example, to start the video at 2 minutes and 30 seconds, tick the box and enter '2:30'.  
    • Community post: If you have access to the Community tab, you can share a video in a public post.

Share channels

  1. Go to the channel page. 
  2. In the browser address bar, copy the URL.
  3. Paste the URL wherever you want to share it.

If you're a creator and you want to create a custom channel URL for your subscribers to easily share, add your YouTube channel name to the YouTube URL.

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