Get a YouTube Account
YouTube is a popular video website that enables its user to browse and search multiple videos and at the same time be able to comment, rate by liking, and also responding to one’s favorite videos, upload and share to other users as well saving favorite videos for future purposes. Below are steps on how to get a YouTube account:
- Before creating a YouTube account you will need to create Gmail account if you don’t have one, which will appear, as your YouTube username @gmail.com. At the same time,you are also creating a Google+ account that is just like Facebook. Google+ is Google’s social network you will be allowed to make adjustments on your settings in the Google+ tab at the up location of your browser whenever you are logged in to your Gmail or YouTube account.
(Note that you can delete your Google+ account while you keep your YouTube account because YouTube and Google+ work separately in different sites.)
- Go to YouTube official websiteyoutube.com to begin registration
- Click on the “Sign in” button located at the upper-right corner of the home page.
- Now click on the “create an account” button below the login form on the login page. If you already gotten a Gmail account, then log into YouTube with your Gmail username.
- Enter the following details, your e-mail address, username, date of birth, gender and the click “I Accept”.
- You will then need to enter your phone number for account verification to confirm that you are not a machine and this is done instantly. Google uses this verification process to eradicate fake accounts sometimes.
- Enter your verification code, if necessary
- On your YouTube page, decorate your page by adding a picture and your own background and expressing yourself on your page.
At this stage, your account is set once you have finished creating your YouTube account. Now you will be qualified to do the following:
- Ability to Upload video to your YouTube community
- Ability to track your favorite users by subscribing to their channel
- Ability to manage your favorite tracks, Videos, and online
- Ability to like, comment on socialize with other members of the community