GoogleHow ToYouTube

How To Verify Your YouTube Account/Channel in Easy Steps

If you are an original content creator, then verify your account for more visibility.

YouTube is an online video streaming platform. You can upload your own video, and stream video live in it. It is a platform to showcase your talent and can be viewed all around the world. You can also earn money on YouTube by uploading your videos and based on the views. Like Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and other social media, you can verify your Youtube account.

Need to Verify Your YouTube Account

It is necessary to get verified on YouTube to upload videos over 15 minutes or stream live videos. It also gives you the ability to claim copyrights if your video has been posted on some other channels. Also, you have the ability to use custom thumbnails for your channel.

Eligibility Criteria to get verified Badge on YouTube

  • To apply for verification on YouTube your channel must have 100,000 subscribers
  • Your channel should be a real brand with original content. So use some unique names.
  • Your channel should be public and viewable for all users on YouTube
  • Also, your channel should have a channel banner, channel description, channel icon (use high-quality image), and be active on YouTube.
  • Always maintain your channels look professional.

How to get verified on YouTube?

You can verify your account on YouTube by two ways and they are

  • Verify your account via YouTube (YouTube.com)
  • Verify your account via YouTube Studio

How to Verify your account via YouTube (youtube.com)?

(1) Open YouTube in your Desktop PC.

(2) Click on Settings in the left panel of your YouTube.

Settings - How To Verify Your YouTube Account

(3) Under Settings, click on “Channel status and features” in account settings.

status and fetaures - How To Verify Your YouTube Account

(4) You will be directed to Features page

A quick tip: You can get to this page directly by skipping other steps by typing youtube.com/features in your search bar.

(5) Under status and features, you will find your account name under which there will be a verify button.

verify - How To Verify Your YouTube Account

(6) Click on the verify button, you will be directed to account verification page (step 1/2)

account verification page 1

A quick tip: you can get to this step directly by skipping other steps by typing youtube.com/verify in your browser search bar

(7) Select your country in the verification page.

select your country

(8) Now select the way your verification code should be delivered via message or call by checking the box.

call or text - How To Verify Your YouTube Account

(9) After checking it will ask for confirmation of your choice, click confirm.

confirm

(10) Now it will ask for the language and the phone number to get send you the verification code and click on submit.

Enter your mobile number

(11) After submitting, direct to step 2/2 verification page and type the verification code.

verification code - How To Verify Your YouTube Account

(12) Click on the submit button and your account will be verified.

verified - How To Verify Your YouTube Account

How to verify your account via YouTube Studio?

(1) Open YouTube Studio in your browser.

(2) Click on Settings from the left panel of YouTube studio.

YouTube studio

(3) Under settings, click on channel.

Channel - How To Verify Your YouTube Account

(4) Now click on Advanced settings in channel

Advanced settings - How To Verify Your YouTube Account

(5) Click on status & features under under other channel settings

status and features - How To Verify Your YouTube Account

(6) By clicking it, you will be directed to Features page.

verify

Now follow the steps 5 to 12 in getting verified your account via YouTube (YouTube.com) and get your account verified.

Note: You cannot verify your YouTube account via YouTube and YouTube Studio app on your smartphone. But you can verify it by using your browser by

Open browser –> Search for youtube.com –> Click on chrome menu –> Select desktop site –> Now follow the process of “Get verified your account via YouTube (YouTube.com)” given above.

desktop site

Now you can get your YouTube account verified and you also will get verification badge once you fulfilled all the eligibility criteria provided. Let us know which way you chose to verify your account in the comment section below.

For more updated follow us on Facebook and Twitter, stay connected.

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *