How do I take ownership of a YouTube channel?

How do I take ownership of a YouTube channel?

Only the owner of a Brand Account can grant access to a YouTube channel.

  1. On YouTube, sign in as the owner of the Brand Account.
  2. In the top right, click your account Settings .
  3. Under “Account,” select Add or remove manager(s).
  4. Click Manage permissions.
  5. Enter your password and re-authenticate.
  6. Choose Invite new users .

Who owns a YouTube channel?


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Can you legally buy a YouTube channel?

Yes, you can buy a YouTube channel. It’s completely legal to do so, and there are many websites where you can find YouTube channels for sale.

Can 3 people own a YouTube channel?

You can set up your YouTube channels to be managed by just you or by multiple people. Connect it to a Brand Account: The YouTube channel can use a different name than the one you use on your Google Account.

Is Google the owner of YouTube?

YouTube/Parent organizations

Who is the YouTube CEO?

Susan Wojcicki (Feb 5, 2014–)

Susan Wojcicki is CEO of Alphabet subsidiary YouTube, which has 2 billion monthly users. In 1998, Google cofounders Sergey Brin and Larry Page rented Wojcicki’s garage in Menlo Park, California and developed Google’s search engine there.

How can I Find my YouTube channel?

Viewing your Channel. Log in to your YouTube account with your username and password. Click your username in the upper right corner and select “Channel” from the drop-down menu. This will open the Channel view, the screen that others see when they visit your channel.

How do you transfer ownership of a YouTube account?

On YouTube, go to the channel’s account settings and click add or remove managers then click the dropdown arrow below the person’s name and select transfer ownership.

How do you transfer YouTube channels?

YouTube does allow you to transfer videos to a new channel or account, but not subscribers or other data. You must first download your uploaded videos and then upload them to the new channel, or better yet, upload your videos from to the new channel from your original source.

What is a YouTube brand account?

A YouTube Brand Account is a business account you can activate and manage through your personal channel. This Brand Account gives your business a YouTube presence of its own with your company’s unique name, branding, and content.