YouTube is video search engine website in which you can share educational, entertaining and any kind of informational videos. In other words, it is like a TV, but the difference is you can search whatever you want to watch.
According to Wikipedia YouTube is an American video-sharing website headquartered in San Bruno, California. The service was created by three former PayPal employees – Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawed Karim – in February 2005.
There are various similar websites like YouTube such as Vimeo, Metacafe, Veoh etc. But YouTube is most popular Video sharing website among these all. But now its parent organization is Google.
1. YouTube is video search engine.
This is a video sharing website, and we can share videos here, we have to pay nothing here for views and uploading.
2. You can watch and download videos and audio of videos.
There are different types of videos here on YouTube and you can download these all videos in any quality like mp4, 3gp, HD 480, and HD 720. If you want to download audio from video, you can search on Google for YouTube video to the audio converter.
3. You can like, dislike, subscribe and comment on Videos.
These options are up to the trend in which you can like any video with like button. But if you do not like the content in the videos, it provides you the option to dislike. It is because of dislike button in YouTube and it will improve views on other qualify videos.
If you want to give some suggestion, want to ask the question, want to learn more about a video, so you can also post a comment below the videos.
You see a Red Color button which is used to Subscribe. This is for viewers. Almost all YouTuber use this word in there all videos because they need more and more subscriber for their YouTube channel.
If you like the content in the video so you can subscribe to the channel.
Why you subscribe the channel? ,
If the content in the video and channel is beneficial for career and business, you can subscribe to get notification by email, when that channel uploads new video publicly.
4. You can learn any kind of skills that you want.
You can use YouTube for knowledge. For many YouTube is a platform for learners. Anything from anyone and specific from an expert, everything is available here. You can learn almost everything such as English, Coding, Business management and everything else that you think will be possible.
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You can watch business and career movies.
YouTube has many channels of business training and carrier movies so you can watch these videos. And you can start your own business by learning tips and tricks.
Following are some of my favorite documentaries and movies that I watched on YouTube.
5. You can learn any skills that you want to learn.
Many you YouTuber teach you many skills in YouTube so you can watch their videos on YouTube. And after learning, practicing on those skills, you can also teach other people about these skills.
6.You can upload your own videos.
Yes, you can upload any kind videos (please check policies) on YouTube for your channel, and people watch your videos on YouTube in any country.
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7. You can share useful videos with other people on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Google+.
Sharing is caring. So, when you like the video because it’s very useful for anyone in their career and business, so it’s good to share it with your friends. You can find share option in below the videos.
It will also grow more subscriber, views, and likes and the channel will get popularity and income. And it’s good for humanity. It’s because when you share good things (any kind of productive information or content) it is practice in which good people lead the world and support good things more. Selfless help!
8.You can earn money from your videos on YouTube.
To earn money you can monetize your videos with Google AdSense. You can use Google AdSense services if you want to earn money through monetization, and you can sign up for AdSense account with your Gmail ID. But to earn money, first, you need to provide great tips, or entertaining materials for viewers.
9. The more views you get, the more you can earn.
If your videos are good and people like your videos, so you can earn more money. It’s because YouTube give you more ads if you have more views in your videos. You can create entertaining, educational, tutorials and documentary movies and or any kind of valuable videos.
10.To create and record video, you need high quality camera.
High quality videos get more views and it’s very comfortable for audience. If you think you can’t do it live, without editing, you can search on Google for free or paid video editing software. You can also use online video editing services, online video creation tool etc.
11. There are various people earning great amount on money from YouTube.
For many people it is full time job and business. The reasons behind their popularity are because they have expertise, great communication skills, selling and marketing skills. While there are many other popular people or channels using creativity and interests and getting money.
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12. You can also connect with people live.
You can go live with YouTube new option it’s called live streaming, and connect with your subscriber.
13. You can use your Gmail Email Id to use YouTube functionality and features.
If you want subscribe any YouTube channel, or like or dislike any video so have to login first with you Gmail id.
14. It’s a place to market and promote your Business & Services
Whatever method you’re using these days to promote your business online and offline, but you can’t ignore YouTube because of its reach is wider and variety of people for various countries and in different time zone using YouTube. So, this will create an opportunities to small business owners, IT consultancy service provider, entrepreneurs to promote their products and services using videos, animation, tutorials etc.
Following articles are helpful, if you want to promote your business online and YouTube:-
So, learn, search and make points and use YouTube as a productivity tool for your business and career. I hope this article will be helpful for you.