How to set custom url for youtube channel

How To Create Custom URL For YouTube Channel

What is Custom URL

When we create a new YouTube channel by default we get a URL of our channel from YouTube. This URL is mixed with letters, numbers, symbols, some special characters, and some special signs. It is very difficult to remember this URL if we need to send our channel’s URL to some then we will copy it from the desktop site and then send it.
But YouTube gives us a good feature for the creator to customize this default URL with the name of his YouTube channel. Reused Content Checker

Benefits Of Custom URL

Custom URLs have a lot of benefits like
Easy to remember:
A custom URL is a very short URL we can easily remember it. If we need to share our channel’s URL with our friends or family members or anyone, simply add the name of our channel and our channel will open directly. You don’t need to copy the original URL which is mixed with letters, symbols, and some other characters.
Custom URLs help us in the better ranking of our channel and videos and also be helped in the ranking of our videos.

Criteria of Custom URL / Eligibility of Custom URL

  1. Have 100 or more subscribers.
  2. Be at least 30 days old.
  3. Have an uploaded profile picture?
  4. Have an uploaded banner image.

How To Create Custom URL For YouTub Channel

Now I tell you the best and easiest way to create a custom URL for your youtube channel.

  • First of all login into your youtube studio
  • On the left side, you will get all settings options
  • Here click on the customization 

As you see in the picture, No 2 is the default link of my channel which is almost impossible to remember and the 3rd number is my custom URL I can easily remember this URL and easily share it with my friends or anywhere.


Default Channel Link

YouTube Custom URL


If you want to more a short URL then you can do it. You don’t need to type “https://www.” this part of the URL. You can simply type “” this link your channel will open as it is open with the full URL. For confirmation, you can check it with the URL I mentioned. Good Luck


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