YouTube Stories are a collection of short videos. You can watch them on the mobile YouTube app from the top of your Subscriptions feed, from your homepage or on some watch pages. Each Story lasts seven days.
Watch YouTube Stories
- When a creator has shared a Story that you haven't watched, you'll see a colourful ring around their profile picture. To watch their story, tap the profile picture.
- To skip to the previous or next video in the story, tap the left- or right-hand side of the player.
- Hold down on the screen to pause.
To subscribe to a channel while watching a creator's Story, you can hit the Subscribe button within the video. You can also dismiss the Story by tapping .
Note: You can review and delete Stories watch history at myactivity.google.com.
Report a Story
If you feel that the Story you're viewing is inappropriate, you can report it:
- In the bottom right-hand corner of the story, click More .
- Select Report.
Comment on a Story
You can publicly comment on a Story and view other comments as well. To make a comment, tap the comment entry box.