Manage community contributions you've submitted

Note: If you’re in YouTube Studio, click Creator Studio Classic in the left menu to follow these steps.

You can manage the subtitle or closed caption content you’ve contributed in your contribution hub.

  1. In the top right corner, click on your profile picture and then Creator Studio.
  2. In the left-hand panel, select Your Contributions.
  3. Use the tabs at the top to manage your contributions:
    • See drafts: Select the Drafts tab to see content that you're working on.
    • See your submissions: Select the Submissions tab to see your contributions, including each one's status.
    • Edit contributions: Select the Submissions tab and then View for the contribution you want to edit. At the bottom of the page, select Edit. If other community contributors have added content since your last update, you'll see the latest version submitted by fans. Otherwise, you'll see your latest draft. Click Submit or Looks good when you're done making edits.
    • See published content: Select the Submissions tab and then View for any submission noted as "Published."
    • See suggested videos: Select the Contribute tab to see suggestions for videos you might be interested in contributing to or reviewing.

Get credit for contributions

After submitting a contribution, you can choose if your name shows in list of contributors. This displays in the video’s description on the watch page.

To get credit for contributions, you need to have a YouTube channel. Learn how to get credit for you contributions or opt out.

Your contribution might be modified or improved by other contributors. This data will be retained until the video creator chooses to delete the video.

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