How To Create A YouTube Channel And Facts About YT Channels

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In this article, we will be talking about the YouTube channels. How to create them and also add some interesting facts about YouTube channels. YouTube is one of the most popular platforms on the internet now.

In our previous article, we did provide a comprehensive overview on how to schedule your video contents on the platform. Today, we will elaborate the processes involved in creating channels and how everything is done.

Background Of YouTube

According to multiple sources online, YouTube was created on February 14, 2005 and was later acquired by Google on November 13, 2006. As of today, YouTube’s main income or revenue comes from displaying various types of ads, including display ads, overlay ads, skippable video ads, non-skippable video ads, and sponsored content.

According to YouTube’s own statistics, there are about 2 billion active users and over 1billion video stream in a day, and sometimes more.

What Is A YouTube Channel

YouTube channels are accounts that are used to upload and manage video contents on the platform. Thus, to be able to upload a video on YouTube, you need to have your own channel. Whether it’s for a personal, business or organizational purpose.

You browse on YouTube without a channel without any sort of discrepancies. But the need of a channel creation will come in if you want to upload any type of content on the platform.

How To Create A YouTube Channel

Creating a channel is nothing difficult or confusing. Many people do ask this type of questions online every day. The below step-by-step procedures will help you create a channel of your own within a few minutes or seconds, if you are that fast.

1. Hop on YouTube official website and sign in your email

2. Click on settings. (You will find the settings option in the menu)

3. Now Click on Create Channel from the drop-down

4. Now enter your preferred channel name and handle. It’s advisable to just enter your preferred channel name. YouTube will automatically generate a channel handle for you.

5. Upload a profile picture if you want to.

6. Finally, click on create channel.

7. You will then have to proceed to customize your channel. Thus, by adding your cover photo, playlists, little background info and if possible add links of your social media handles or websites.

Read Also: How To Schedule YouTube Videos

How Many Channels Can I Create With My Email or YouTube Account

According to multiple sources online, you can create up to 50 different channels using a single YouTube account or email address. You can create numerous channels with different niches with a single account.

Also, accessing these channel is nothing difficult. You will just have to be switching user or channel just like that. Below, we will provide the step-by-step procedure involved in creating an additional YouTube channels to your old account.

How To Create Additional YouTube Channel On Your Old Account

1. Hop on YouTube official website and sign in your email

2. Click on settings. (You will find the settings option in the menu)

3. Now click on Add or manage channel(s) from the drop-down

4. Enter your preferred name and handle for your new channel.

5. Finalize everything by clicking on create channel.

This new channel will be added to the channels on your account, and you can switch to any of them easily when willing to upload video content on them anytime. Do not forget to customize this new channel to make it look professional like your old ones.

Facts About YouTube Channels And Videos

There are some interesting facts about these bodies that help users upload and organize content on the platform. In this article, we will be listing at least five of them you’d find interesting as ell as educative.

1. As of 2024, the most subscribed YouTube channel is T-Series, an Indian music and film production company. With more than 230 million subscribers.

2. The most viewed video is on Pinkfong Baby Shark – Kids’ Songs & Stories, the baby shark dance. The video has amassed over 13 billion views as of December 2023.

3. YouTube channels can make money off of their material by charging for memberships, sponsorships, sales of various goods, and adverts.

4. Certain YouTube channels have become extremely influential and well-known, which has opened doors for brand partnerships, collaborations, and even visibility in mainstream media.

5. Content creators can earn revenue from YouTube through the YouTube Partner Program, which allows them to monetize their videos and participate in ad revenue sharing.

6. Channel owners may monitor their performance on YouTube using analytics tools that include demographics, engagement metrics, viewing time, and views.

7. To safeguard copyrighted content and provide content owners control over their content on the site, YouTube provides a content ID system.

8. You can customize your YouTube channel with art, logos, playlists, and video thumbnails to create a unique brand identity.

In conclusion,

We have talked about everything concerning YouTube channels. Also, we did add the procedures to creating a brand-new channel and also the procedures involved in creating an addition channel to your old account.

YouTube is one of the platforms on the internet that pays good money to its creators.


Michael Rashaan is a webmaster and co-founder of Kbroda Groups. I currently hold a double major degree in Information science and Political science. During my Information science days at the university, I got enlightened more on how vital and powerful information is to human and businesses. As an information science graduate, I love to give out information that seems important for free through my research-oriented blog posts. Another part of me is, I also love to give back to the society, even though I don’t have much. This has made me develop the habit of writing and publishing. I see this to be the little role I play to make the society better. Contact me on

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