Merch & crowdfunding sites

You can link to your merchandise or crowdfunding site(s) from your videos as long as they're on the list of approved sites and you are part of the YouTube Partner Program.

You can also promote (i) your verified website associated with your channel, and (ii) merchandise and crowdfunding campaigns from approved sites, using end screens, which appear during the last 5-20 seconds of your video. Learn how to add end screens.

Approved merchandise sites

Links to your storefront or product from approved merchandise sites can be used so viewers can purchase your merchandise. Learn how to add cards to your videos.

List of approved merchandise sites

 

Examples of links

Click on a link below to see how the URL should be formatted when you enter it into the editor.

Make sure the approved site URLs are entered into the editors in the correct format or else they won't work. Take a look at our example links below to get an idea of what they should look like.

 Links on your YouTube Content to external websites that include pornography, malware, or other content that doesn’t meet our Community Guidelines, are not allowed on YouTube. Learn more about the policy for links in your content.

Approved crowdfunding sites

Crowdfunding links from approved sites can be used to drive awareness and support for your crowdfunding campaigns. Learn how to add cards to your videos.

List of approved crowdfunding sites
Examples of links

Click on a link below to see how the URL should be formatted when you enter it into the editor.

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