YouTube is second in search engine traffic to Google, but YouTube is still the most visited site on the internet.
A YouTube channel can be a great asset for any company. YouTube is expected to grow in the future, as video content continues to rise.
YouTube provides a channel only for businesses. YouTube is similar to other social platforms in that you can connect your channel and a brand account.
How do I get access to my YouTube brand account?
If you don’t have one already, you should create one.
Once you have a Google user account, you will be able to sign in and create a brand account on YouTube.
To open a brand account, click on three lines in the top left corner. Then select “Brand Account”.
Then, follow the prompts for creating your brand account.
What do I need before I start?
If your current YouTube channel has been connected to your Google Account, you may move it to an existing Brand Account. In case you want to connect your channel to an existing Brand Account note that you can only move your channel to a Brand Account that’s owned by your Google Account and enter the guide below in step 8. If you are not sure whether you already have a YouTube Brand Account go to www.youtube.com/account_advanced and check under “Account information”.By moving your YouTube channel to a YouTube Brand Account your existing videos, subscribers, views, and interactions, as well as your channel layout, will be transferred automatically. However, please note that some content cannot be moved. Your custom URL (only on some occasions), all comments made by the channel, sent and received messages, automated filter community settings, and verification badges will NOT be moved to your new channel. If any of these contents are found on your channel you will see a warning.
How do I log into My YouTube Brand Account?
If your Brand Account is already connected to your accounts, click on the account and select the Brand Account you wish to switch to. This will enable you to log into your account.
View your Brand Accounts
Look at your Brand Accounts
In My Account, go to Brand Accounts.
A list will appear of the Brand Accounts you have.
To view more details and options, click on the account. This will allow you to manage the account as well as access all the Google services.
Switch accounts between services
Switching accounts on a browser such as Safari or Chrome is easy:
Go to Google’s service you want to use like plus.google.com.
You can choose your profile image or initial at the top of the page.
Choose the account that interests you from the menu. (Note – If your Brand Account is not listed, it might not be supported by the service.
Switching accounts is possible in several Google apps, which you can access on your phone or tablet. There are different steps that you can take to switch accounts depending on which app you use.
How to Check if You Already Have a YouTube Brand Account
It’s not obvious if you already have a YouTube account.
It is very easy to see if yours is available.
Open this link: https://myaccount.google.com/brandaccounts
You should ensure you have the correct Google account to view this page.
You can take a look in the Your Brand Account section.
This section may not be visible because you have not set up a YouTube Brand account.
How to Add Managers To A YouTube Brand Account
Sign in and choose your profile icon from the upper right corner. Then, click Settings from the drop-down menu.
Select Add or remove managers in the Channel manager section.
Select Manage Permissions.
The Invite new users icon is located in the upper-right portion of the permissions panel.
Enter the email of the user to be added.
Select Choose a role to select a role for the user using a drop-down selection.
Select Invite. A user will be notified by email about how to access their brand account.
A YouTube brand account is a great way to help your team collaborate more effectively. You can add multiple managers and facilitate team collaboration. Additionally, access can be restricted according to the responsibilities of each manager.
Follow these steps to create a YouTube Brand Account for your Business. Make sure to personalize it to improve your branding.