Use YouTube Video Playlists to Organize your Video Channels

Posted May 11, 2011 by Chris Luongo in Internet

If you own a Youtube channel, you know it can get cluttered with videos very easily. This makes it difficult for users to find what they want. Luckily for you, it is very simple to organize your videos into playlists. This will make for easier and cleaner navigation through your videos.

Video tutorial:



Step-by-step directions:

1. Once logged into Youtube, click your username in the top right corner, and select My Videos from the drop down menu.

youtube my videos

2) From this screen select New on the left next to Playlists. Fill out the information including the name of the playlist, a description, and keywords. Click Create playlist once your done.

youtube create new video playlist

3) To add videos to each playlist, select Uploaded and check off any box of the video you want in a certain playlist. Select Add to at the top of this screen, select the playlist you want, and click Add Videos.

youtube playlist

4) Now to display this format on your Channel, first view your channel. Then click Videos and Playlists and check off Playlists under What content would you like to display? Check off the playlists you want to display as demonstrated in the image below:

playlist options

5) After finishing, your videos show now be very well organized.

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About Chris Luongo

Chris is a self-taught web designer and developer out of Atlanta, GA. This geek enjoys coffee, cold brews, bike riding, and twisting any form of tech into submission.
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