Just as there are many users who daily join YouTube to view content, there are people who join YouTube every day, but to create content. Every day, lpeople upload new content to their channels for people everywhere to enjoy it.
To grow not only on YouTube, but also on your social networks, it is good that you place the icon of your social networks on YouTube. Shortly, we will show you how to put the icon of your social networks on your YouTube channel, how to add the links of your social networks and other things that have to do with this.
What should you know before starting to add the links of your accounts on YouTube?
Before put the links of your social media accounts On your YouTube channel, it is important that you know a few basic things. These will help you to put only the most important links of your social networks:
Limit of social networks to add
The number of social media links you can add is limited. That is why you have to put there only the link of the social networks in which you want to succeed. For example, if you want to have a great growth in social networks like Instagram or Facebook, you will have to put only these two.
So that you will not have problems with YouTube and you will be able to concentrate the vast majority of your subscribers to those social networks. So that none of your subscribers miss your videos, you can upload content on those social networks.
It should be noted that one way to make the number of subscribers grow is by transmitting live pre-recorded videos. To get people’s attention, you can only stream your best videos and leave aside those that you see less striking.
You will not be able to change the order of the icons
The second thing to keep in mind when adding the link of one of your networks on YouTube is that there is no way to change the order of the icons. That is, if you want to change the order of the links for each social network, you will not be able to do anything at all.
Speaking a little more about YouTube functions, you should keep in mind to activate YouTube’s dark mode to protect your eyesight at night. This is something that can be done from a computer or even from a mobile phone.
In addition to a social network you can insert your web page
The last thing you should keep in mind is that you do not have to only place social networks, but something that you should also place a page link Web. For people to know more about you, you need to create a personal blog or something like that and put the link on your YouTube channel.
How to correctly add your social media accounts to a YouTube channel?
To put social media accounts in your YouTube channel appropriately, it is important that you follow each of the instructions that we will give you below to the letter. In these instructions, you will see each of the things you must do to be able to put your social networks:
- Open the browser of your computer or your cell phone
- Login to your YouTube account
- Now, being in the main menu, you are going to press the icon with the 3 lines lying down
- In the options that will be displayed, click on the one that says ‘YouTube Studio’
- Inside the ‘YouTube Studio’, look for an option that says ‘Personalization’
- In the options that you see there, locate one that says ‘Links’ and click on ‘Add link’
- Right there in the first box, put the name of the social network and in the second box you will put the link of your profile of that social network
- To finish, press where it says ‘Publish’ so that the changes are saved and for those who visit your channel to see these links
How to get all your icons to show with the ‘link overlay’?
If you want the icons of your social networks to be shown in the part next to the name of the social network you have to adjust these types of details when creating your videos. At the top it is shown how to place links from your social networks, but it does not say how to place the icon of those social networks.
This is because there is no way to put the icon of that social network in the links that is put in the full view of the channel. The only place that you can put this type of thing is in the videos that are uploaded on the platform. So, to avoid complications, in advance we tell you that it is something that cannot be done from the links for the channel.
What to do to remove the link from any of your social networks?
If you want to delete any of the social networks that you have added to the channel, it is necessary that you have admin access to channel. Now, if you are the owner of the channel, follow the next process:
- Open the web browser you use the most
- Go to the YouTube website
- Login to your account
- Enter the ‘YouTube Studio’
- Go directly to the ‘Personalization’ section
- Scroll down to the part that says ‘Links’
- Locate the link you want to remove
- Now, you are going to press the trash can icon that is next to that link and the link will be removed immediately