Can I Get a Custom YouTube Channel URL?

If you have never edited your YouTube channel URL and your URL looks something like this ( then you might be able to change that URL by going into your Advanced Settings area and clicking on the Create Custom URL, as shows in the screenshot below:


To be eligible for a custom URL your account needs to meet these requirements:

  • Be in good standing
  • Have 100 subscribers or more
  • Be at least 30 days old
  • Have uploaded a photo as a channel icon
  • Have uploaded a channel art


You can also qualify by linking and verifying your official webpage with your connected G+ Page.

Important: You can't change your custom URL after you create it.

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