Buy Super Thanks

You can buy Super Thanks on participating creators' videos and show your support for YouTube channels. When you buy Super Thanks, you're purchasing a one-time 'clapping' animation that will only be shown to you over the top of the video. As an added bonus, you'll also get a distinct, colourful comment in the video's comments section.


Super Thanks is available for purchase on mobile devices or computers in the following locations:
Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Korea, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Senegal, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Uganda, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay.

Make a purchase

  1. Start watching a video on mobile or a computer.
  2. Under the video, click Super Thanks.
    • In the popup, you'll find how much Super Thanks costs in your country/region.
  3. To complete the purchase, follow the on-screen instructions.

Purchase details 

There are four different types of 'clapping' animations that you can purchase. Each one is a different price. If you pay more, you'll get a more elaborate Super Thanks animation.
You can buy Super Thanks as many times as you wish on the same video, subject to the purchase limits shared below. Creators receive the majority of the revenue that is recognised by Google.


A default comment visible to the public will be automatically published in the comment section on videos where you purchased Super Thanks. This distinct, colourful comment is a free bonus included with your purchase. You'll see a preview of this default public comment with your channel name, profile picture and the purchase amount of your Super Thanks before you complete your purchase. Your purchase amount will be publicly viewable in your comment.
Your channel name, profile picture and the purchase amount of your Super Thanks may also be available to the channel through our YouTube Data API Service. The channel may choose to share this info with third-party services.

Purchase limits

You can spend up to $500 USD per day, or $2,000 USD (or the equivalent in your local currency) per week on:

  • Super Chats
  • Super Stickers
  • Super Thanks, all three combined

Comment moderation

Both creators and YouTube may moderate comment messages, including texts and graphics. Moderated comments may be removed from view at any time, for any reason and without notice.
If a comment that was automatically published with your Super Thanks purchase is deleted, moderated or removed, you won't get a refund.
You can't edit these comments, but you can delete them after the comment has been posted. Learn how to delete comments.


Super Thanks voluntary payments are non-refundable. Check YouTube's refund policies for more information. If you're having trouble or have questions about a payment, please contact our support team.


After you've purchased Super Thanks, a receipt will be emailed to you as a record of the purchase.
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