Want to give people an easy-to-remember web address to get to your YouTube channel? You can actually create a custom URL, which you can base on things like your display name, your YouTube username, any current vanity URLs that you have, or the name of your linked website. example; https://www.youtube.com/yourname.
Please: Make sure that is the custom URL you want; because once it is approved, you cannot change it, nor can you transfer it to someone else. That custom url will be linked to youtube and your google+ account
Not everyone’s eligible for a custom URL. To get one, you have to have 100 or more subscribers, be at least 30 days old, have an uploaded photo as channel icon, and have uploaded channel art. If that sounds like you, keep reading. You can use this tip to increase your youtube subscribers by on average 300 %
To claim your custom URL: Open up your YouTube account settings and click “Advanced” in your name section.
- If you’re eligible for a custom URL, you’ll be prompted to claim yours by clicking a link.
- Select the box next to “I agree to the Terms of Service.” Then, once you’re absolutely sure it’s the URL you want since you can’t ever change it, click “Change URL” to make it final.