Multi-channel network (MCN) operations manual
Set up Content ID as an MCN
Content ID is YouTube's automated, scalable system that enables copyright owners to identify YouTube videos that include content they own.
As a content owner for the channels in your network, you can set whether users can view videos and whether YouTube displays advertisements with videos.
Use these resources to set up content ID as an MCN:
- Policy and claim basics: Learn how to set up how you want YouTube to handle a claimed video.
- Content eligible for Content ID: Learn the rules for what content is appropriate for claiming through Content ID.
- Using Content ID: Follow the steps to provide YouTube with a reference copy of eligible content from your network.
- Create a custom policy: Use custom policies to customize where YouTube makes the content in your network available.