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Have you ever finished watching a video from your favorite YouTuber, and wondered how you even create a YouTube channel in the first place? Well you have come to the right place. Follow these short and easy steps to create your channel today!

Step 1 : Create a Google account,

Go to www.google.ca

Click : Sign In > Add Account > Create Account Fill out the information and create your account

Step 2 : Go to YouTube.com

Step 3 : Click the the three bars icon in the top left of your screen on the youtube page. Then click where it says: "My Channel"

Step 4 : A Popup Window will appear and ask you what name you would like to use for YouTube.

Enter your prefered name and click "Create Channel"

Step 5 : Congratulations you have created your YouTube channel

Logos and Banners : After you have completed these steps above, you may now create or find yourself a logo and banner. If you are not sure how how to create or find a logo or banner then there are a few things that you can do.

1 . Ask a Friend or Graphic Designer

2 . Online Templates

3 . Find an Image Online or one that you already own (Image must be 2560 x 1440 or larger)

(Make sure that you are not using a copyrighted image)

Creating Videos : To upload a video, click the "Upload" button in the top right of the window.

After you have clicked that, you are then asked to upload a video file.

Once your Video is uploaded you are then given a large amount of settings. You may now create a title. You are also able to type a description (for links and extra info you want your viewers to see).

After reading through this article and following these steps, I hope your are properly informed on how to create your very own YouTube Channel!

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