How to Share Youtube Videos

Author: Ritikaa | Guide: YouTube |

Most of the videos app are so interesting that you can't help but share YouTube videos with your friends and family.

To share YouTube videos is a very simple task. You can easily share a YouTube video with anyone within seconds. If you like the videos of a channel very much then you can also subscribe to the Youtube channel. But, it is not necessary to subscribe to a youtube channel to share its videos. You can share them without subscribing also. Learn how to share YouTube videos in the following 4 easy steps.

Easy Way to Share Videos On Youtube

Share Youtube Videos in 4 Steps

Step-1 Open Youtube App: So, first of all, you have to go to the Youtube app on your device to start the process.

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Step-2 Tap on the Video: Then, tap on the video that you want to share. For this,

  • Either search the video in the search bar.
  • Or, go to the Library section to access the video if you have saved it earlier.
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Step-3 Now, tap on ‘Share’: After tapping on the video, it starts playing. Below the below, you will see various options. From these options, click on 'Share'.

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Step-4 Click on 'Copy link' to Share: Now, click on the button that says 'Copy link' and the shareable link of the video will be copied to your clipboard.

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What Should We Do After Copying the Link of the Video?

After copying the link to the video, you can easily send them to anyone with the help of the 'Paste' option.

Also, you can share the Youtube video on any platform that helps you connect with people and send messages.

Is There Any Other Way To Share A Youtube Video Rather Than Copying Link?

If you do not want to copy the link or URL of the Youtube video and then paste it elsewhere, then you also have the option to send the video directly.

For that, instead of clicking on the 'Copy Link' option in Step 4, click on the icon of the app where you want to share the video. All the eligible apps will be available there on your screen in the 'Share' section. You can choose any of the apps to share the video.

Is There A Way To Change The URL Of A Youtube Video?

You can easily change the URL of a Youtube Video.

As this is an advanced setting, therefore you have to open Youtube in your web browser for this. You can change Youtube URL in the following steps:

  • Open your browser.
  • Open Youtube on The Browser.
  • Click on your profile icon.
  • Click on 'advance settings'.
  • Then, find 'channel settings'.
  • Enter the new URL.
  • Agree to the Terms and Conditions.

Can Anyone Change the URL of a Youtube Video?

No, not everyone can change the URL of a Youtube Video.

You have to be eligible for that. The eligibility criteria state that you should have 100 or more 100 subscribers. Also, your channel should be created at least a month prior to this. And, you should also have an icon for your Youtube channel.

Can We Change The shareable Link Of The Video Again And Again?

No, you are not allowed to change the Shareable Link or the URL of a Youtube Video more than once.

After changing the custom URL of the video once, you can not change it again. So, you should be very careful while doing that.

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