How to start a Youtube channel (as a musician)

Getting your music on Youtube is a very important step in your online music marketing plan. It’s a perfect way to start connecting with your audience, get your music out there and see what works and what doesn’t.

Setting up a Youtube channel is a very simple process, so you will probably be done within 15 minutes. After that, you can instantly start uploading your first music video!

Let’s start a Youtube Channel!

To start a Youtube channel, you will need a google account. You can create one on Youtube itself by clicking here:

Next, you follow the steps of the sign up process. It is pretty straightforeward, don’t worry 🙂

After you have finished the signup process, you can enter your YouTube channel by loging in to YouTube with your newly created account!

Uploading your first video

After loging into your Youtube account, your channel will be created after you perform a Youtube Creator action. That means that by posting a comment or uploading a video, your channel will be active!

Really, that is all there is to it!

If you want to doublecheck if you did everything right, you can watch the official Youtube video here:

After you have setup your YouTube channel, it is time to optimize it for your music.

To learn about the steps to get your Music Channel on YouTube, grab a copy of my FREE ebook below!

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1 thought on “How to start a Youtube channel (as a musician)”

  1. Thank you for the free book, will read and get back to you.

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