How to Create YouTube Channel (step-by-step) any Device

This is how to create a YouTube channel on Android, iOS or on Any smartphone. 3 Easy and fast Ways to create a YouTube channel in minutes on mobile.
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So if you don’t know how to create a YouTube channel, you are in the right place. This blog will help you create a YouTube channel in just a few simple steps.

YouTube is not only famous for watching videos; now it is also famous for creating and uploading videos. In very little time, YouTube has now become one of the easiest ways to earn a name, fame, and money.

Yes, a lot of hard work, dedication, and creativity are needed, but still, it is the best way to become popular globally. And the first step to starting your career on YouTube is creating a YouTube channel. Without a YouTube Channel, your role is limited to an audience, and if you want to become a creator, you require a YouTube Channel.

Let’s learn in Backdroid Style.

Open YouTube →Tap on the profile icon → Tap on Your Channel→Tap on “Create Channel.”

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Creating a YouTube Channel method 1

This is the exact way to create a YouTube channel on a smartphone. This can be done on any smartphone OS, whether Android or iOS. Because of these steps, we think you are following the YouTube application and using the web browser.

Step 1: Tap on the Profile Icon

Red Arrow pointing Youtube Profile-min

 Open the YouTube app and tap on the profile icon in the top right corner of your screen.

Step 2: Tap on “Your Channel”.

red arrow pointing towards your channel menu in the youtube app

You will see Your Channel option at the top as you tap the profile icon. Tap on your channel.

Step 3: Tap on “Create Channel”.

Creating a YouTube channel on the YouTube app, by adding the channel app and description with the Channel logo

As you tap on Your Channel, a section will appear asking for the details of your YouTube Channel. Here you have to set your channel name, description, and other details related to your channel. After entering all the information, tap on Create Channel.

Your YouTube Channel is now created, and you can instantly start uploading videos to your Channel.

Alternative Method to Create a YouTube Channel [2] 

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Here, we will tell you the simplest way to create a YouTube channel. 

Step 1: Tap on the + icon.

red arrow highlighting the plus button in the bottom middle on youtube app

When you open the YouTube app, you will see a plus icon at the center of the bottom of the screen. Tap on the + icon.

Step 2: Tap to Upload a Video.

all the option after clicking on plus button in YouTube app

As you tap on the + icon, you will be presented with three options: Create a Short, upload a Video, and Go Live. 

You can choose any option you desire. If you want to start your channel with a short, tap on “Create a Short.” 

Suppose you want to upload a video available on your phone. Tap to upload a video. And if you want to go live, tap to go live. However, going live is not a good idea because you have no subscribers.

Step 3: Choose a Video.

choosing a video to upload on youtube from the android smartphone gallery, media

If you have decided to create a short, your phone’s camera will open. Create a short and upload it. If you have picked to upload a video, it will take you to your phone’s storage, where you will see all the videos available. Select any video.

Step 4: Tap on Next.

adding the video tittle or other details of youtube video

After picking the video, tap on the Next option at the screen’s top right corner.

Step 5: Tap on Next.

Creating a YouTube channel on the Youtube app, by adding the channel app and description with the Channel logo and Channel art.

When you click Next, a page will be opened where you can add the details of your channel, video, etc. Here, once again, you have to tap Next. Your channel will be created, and the video will be uploaded successfully.

You must have a Google Account to create a YouTube Channel; without a Google Account, you can’t create a YouTube Channel.

The Simplest Method to Create a YouTube Channel [3]

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This is the easiest way to create a YouTube channel.

  • Open YouTube.
  • Play Any Video.
  • Comment On that Video.

As you post your comment, a channel will automatically be created on YouTube, and you can change that channel’s details at any time.


After reading this guide, creating a YouTube channel will be your most straightforward task. Not only the YouTube channel, but we have also discussed the way to upload a video on YouTube. Don’t forget to Check the Best Apps for YouTubers.

The second method allows you to create a YouTube channel and upload a video in a single process. Follow the process and kick-start your professional YouTube journey.

Quick Guide

  • Open YouTube. 
  • Tap on the Profile icon. 
  • Tap on Your Channel. 
  • Tap on Create Channel.


Q: Can I upload a video without a YouTube channel?

Ans: No, you can’t upload anything on YouTube without a YouTube channel. Whether you want to upload a video or a short, you must create a YouTube channel first.

Q: Can I upload any video on YouTube?

Ans: Yes, you can upload any type of video except some negative videos like sexual content, hate content, etc. It doesn’t matter under which name you have made the channel; you can upload videos of different types on a single channel.

Q: Is there any minimum age for creating a YouTube channel?

Ans: Yes, for the main YouTube app, you must be 13 years of age or older; otherwise, you must create a channel on YouTube Kids. It simply means if your age is below 13, you can’t create a channel on the main YouTube app. 

Q: Can I go live instantly after creating my channel?

Ans: You can go live instantly after creating a YouTube channel. When you end your live stream, it will be available on your channel as a video. This service is best for interacting with your subscribers live.

Q: What are the criteria for getting paid by YouTube?

Ans: To monetize your YouTube channel or video, you must meet some criteria YouTube set. These criteria are a minimum of 1000 subscribers, more than 4000 hours of genuine watch time, and no active community guidelines strike. 

Q: Can we create two YouTube channels with the same Google account? 

Ans: You can create two YouTube channels under the same Google account. Creating a second YouTube channel under the same email is simple and almost the same as the above process.

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Piyush Tripathi

I am Piyush Tripathi and I am a tech blogger. I have loved exploring and using new technologies and gadgets since my childhood. My passion is writing. My passion and love took me to the path of technology content writer and I am here. My dream is to educate everyone about new technology, gadgets and everything around tech.

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