How To Rename Your YouTube Channel Without Affecting Any Videos Or Channel Features

Did you know that you can rename your YouTube channel
without affecting video URLS or any channel features?

Everything on your channel will remain the same except your displayed channel name, and the name of any connected Google+ page.

I’m going to show how to change the channel name from your
desktop or mobile phone (iPhone or Android)

Here are the 7 steps to change your YouTube channel name from your desktop:

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Step 1 log into your youtube channel
Step 2 click on your profile icon
Step 3 click on the youtube settings icon
Step 4 click edit on google
Step 5 change your name..I’m just going to call it localvideoconsultantonline
Step 6 Click ok. It says “change your name…changing your name here applies it in all google services. These changes take some time to take effect.
Step 7 Click “change name”…now it displays “localvideoconsultantonline”. After waiting less than 24 hours my new channel name appeared.

Here are the steps to change your Channel name on YouTube
using the youtube app on your iPhone, iPad or Android device

  • Download the youtube app from the app store
  • Tap the youtube app
  • Tap your profile icon at the top right
  • You can switch an account or go to my channel..let’s go with my channel
  • Tap the cog icon
  • Tap the pencil icon next to your channel name
  • I’m going to change it from drostvideoconsulting to drostvideoconsultingonline
  • Tap the arrow…Now it says drostvideoconsultingonline
  • I can change the name 3 times within a 90 day period
  • So I’m going to change it back to drostvideoconsulting
  • Tap the pencil icon
  • Tap the arrow

Now it’s back to drostvideoconsulting

Here are a few important things to keep in mind:
1. You can’t change your youtube channel name more than 3 times in 90 days
2. You can use a different name for your youTube account than your Google account
3. You don’t need a Google+ page to use YouTube
4. If your channel is eligible, you can claim
a custom url for your youtube channel
5. After you’ve created your custom url it can’t be changed
That’s it!

Now you know how to change your Channel name on youtube
from your desktop or from your mobile phone

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