YouTube is the world’s largest video hosting/sharing site. YouTube sees more than 1.5 billion monthly users making it an ideal, familiar tool for many educators to host their video content. Along with being an intuitive easy-to-use platform, YouTube has a number of privacy settings available when posting videos.
YouTube was purchased by Google in 2006. To create an account on YouTube, you will first need a Google account.
- If you don’t already have a Google account, you can set one up for free by visiting this page https://accounts.google.com/signup/v2/webcreateaccount?hl=en&flowName=GlifWebSignIn&flowEntry=SignUp
- Once you have have a Google account, follow these instructions to set up your account on YouTube: https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/161805?co=GENIE.Platform%3DDesktop&hl=en