How to Choose Your YouTube Channel Type YouTube Tips
Learn All About YouTubeWhen You`re customizing your YouTube channel you’re asked to choose a Channel Type:
What about the Channels Types: YouTuber Channel “The default channel type…intended for the average user, who may post the occasional family video but isn’t looking for an extended following. All other channel types allow the owner to put in extended information about themselves.” Director Channel The Director channel was created to “encourage original content and discourage copyright violation. “The program is free, but users must agree that all their content is original in order to participate. YouTube Directors may create video content longer than the usual ten minute maximum, and they may specify prices for downloading video content.” Note that many channels now allow longer than 10 minute videos, and it appears (anecdotally) that the more videos you put up, the longer they may be Musician Channel The musician channel is “meant for performing musicians who record their own performances and upload them to YouTube, not for someone who uploads other people’s performances. “In addition to all the standard features of YouTube, a musician channel can create a custom logo, specify tour or performance dates, and create links for CD sales.” Comedian Channel This channel is very similar to the musician channel as it’s “meant for comedians who want to
promote their routines, not for users who upload other people’s routines. “In addition to all the standard features of YouTube, a comedian channel can create a custom logo, specify performance dates, and create links for CD sales.” Guru Channel “Gurus are experts who create YouTube videos designed to educate and inform their audience. “Guru channels let you specify the genre of your expertise, create a custom logo, and add links to your profile page.” Reporter Channel “A Reporter channel would be appropriate for anyone who makes news-oriented videos, no matter how large or small their audience. “In addition to all the standard features that come with YouTube channels, reporters get extra space to describe their beat, their influences, and their favorite news sources.” The channel type seemed to have little to no impact on the channel.©2012 YouTubeTips.org YouTube Tips http://youtubetips.org/how-to-choose-your-youtube-channel-type/
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Published on Jul 21, 2012
“The default channel type…intended for the average user, who may post the occasional family video but isn’t looking for an extended followin...