Upload to YouTube

How to Upload a Video to YouTube, Step-by-Step Instructions


  1. Sign in with your gmail username and password
  2. If you have never used YouTube before, you will have to provide a few pieces of basic information to create your YouTube Channel.
  3. In the upper right hand corner, choose “Upload.”
  4. Select the file you want to upload.
  5. Give the Video a name.
  6. Choose if you want the video to be public, unlisted, or private.
    • Public: Anyone can find and view it
    • Unlisted: Someone must have the direct URL to view the video
    • Private: You must give permission for specific people to view, using their gmail address
  7. Write a short one sentence description about the video.
  8. Click Done.
  9. The video can be viewed at the link provided by YouTube. Also, YouTube will send an email to your gmail account once the video has been successfully uploaded.
  10. Finally, to share the video with others, copy and paste the url.