How to Create a YouTube Channel for Your Business

Setting up a You Tube channel to advertise your business is a definite way to make your presence known to the public. According to You Tube statistics ( over 6 billion hours of video are watched each month! Up to 70% of millenials and 83% of generation z tune in every month, so if your target market belong in these generations then better go with the trend and create your channel now ,so, read on!

  1. First you need to have a google account. Just type create a google account in any web browser and then fill in the information called for: your name, current email address, create a password and confirm your password, birthday, gender, mobile phone, type a text for verification purposes and location.


Remember to make your user name catchy and interesting because your google username will also be your You Tube channel name. Your user name should entice the age demographic that you want to cater.

  1. Next is creating your google account profile. All you have to do is upload a photo or if you want to promote your business it would be much better to upload your company’s logo or if your’re selling a product you can upload a photo of it.

  2. After you already have your google account, go to You Tube and enter your google account username and password. On the upper right part of the screen where your profile is located, you will see “My Channel” and click on that link. Make Your Own YouTube Channel Step 2 Version 2.jpg

  1. After clicking the “My channel” link a page will appear on screen on how you can arrange your channel settings. Under “activities” on the right portion of the screen check the boxes on how you want your channel to be set.

  1. Then you are now ready to upload your videos. If you are promoting your business make sure that at the first few seconds you will be able to grab their attention because apparently viewers decide if they will keep watching a video within the first few seconds.

Here’s a good tip, be sure to make a description of your channel by clicking the about button. Descriptions can be helpful in You Tube searches. Writing in status updates can also help your viewers know if there are any new videos or updates that you want to share. Just go to share your thoughts and enter your status updates.

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