To post a short video on YouTube, follow these steps:
- Sign in to your YouTube account.
- Click on the camera icon in the top right corner.
- Select “YouTube Shorts” from the list of options.
- Record your video or select a video from your camera roll.
- Add music, effects, or text to enhance your video if desired.
- Choose a thumbnail for your video.
- Add a title and description.
- Choose privacy settings and select the audience you want to share your video with.
- Click “Publish” to post your short video on YouTube.
Note: To use YouTube Shorts, you’ll need to have a YouTube account and be in a location where Shorts are available.
Here are some additional tips to help you get the most out of your YouTube Shorts experience:
- Keep your videos short and to the point: YouTube Shorts are meant to be brief, attention-grabbing videos, so aim for 15 seconds or less.
- Make use of the editing tools: YouTube Shorts comes with a variety of editing tools, such as filters, text overlays, and music, to help you enhance your videos and make them stand out.
- Choose music that complements your video: Select music that fits the mood and tone of your video, and make sure it’s not too distracting.
- Be creative with your content: Try to be creative and unique with your videos to make them stand out. Experiment with different formats, such as stop-motion or time-lapse, and see what works best for you.
- Share your videos on social media: After posting your video on YouTube, share it on your other social media platforms to reach a wider audience.
- Engage with your viewers: Encourage comments and interaction on your videos by asking questions or starting a conversation. Respond to comments and show your viewers that you’re active and engaged.
- Analyze your performance: Keep an eye on your video’s performance by checking the analytics in your YouTube Studio. Use this information to improve your content and grow your following.
Where to Upload Youtube Shorts
YouTube Shorts can be uploaded to the YouTube Shorts section of your YouTube channel. To access this section, open the YouTube app on your mobile device, tap on the camera icon located in the right bottom corner, select the “YouTube Shorts” option, and start creating and uploading your short videos.
To create and upload a YouTube Short, you’ll need to follow these steps:
- Open the YouTube app on your mobile device.
- Tap on the camera icon located in the right bottom corner.
- Select the “YouTube Shorts” option.
- Choose the camera mode you prefer to use: “Normal” or “Music.”
- Record your video, which can be up to 60 seconds in length.
- You can add music, text, filters, and other elements to enhance your video.
- Preview your video and make any necessary edits.
- Add a title and description for your video.
- Select the privacy settings for your video: Public, Unlisted, or Private.
- Finally, tap on the “Publish” button to upload your YouTube Short to your channel.
Note that YouTube Shorts are currently only available on the YouTube app on mobile devices, and not on the desktop website.