You can upload videos to YouTube in a few easy steps. Use the instructions below to upload your videos from a computer.
Video Length: 1 minute
Video Quality: 480p (Minimum)
Note: You can upload up to 15 videos at a time. Be sure to click Edit on each file to edit your video details.
If you close the upload experience before you finish choosing your settings, your video will be saved as a draft on your Videos page.
Add important details to your video.
|Title||The title of your video. This field is required.|
|Description||Info that shows below your video.|
|Thumbnail||The image viewers will see before clicking your video.|
|Playlists||Add your video to one of your existing playlists, or create a new playlist.|
|Audience||To comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), you’re required to tell us whether your videos are made for kids.|
|Age restriction (advanced)||Age-restrict videos that may not be appropriate for all audiences.|
At the bottom of the Details page, select MORE OPTIONS to choose your advanced settings.
|Category||Select the category of your video, such as education or comedy.|
|Comments and ratings||Choose whether viewers can leave comments on the video. Choose whether viewers can see how many likes and dislikes are on your video.|
Open the Visibility page to choose your video’s privacy setting and pick your video’s publish time. You can also share your video privately.
Before finishing, preview your changes and make sure they follow YouTube policies.