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How to Download YouTube Video Thumbnails

If you’d like to view a YouTube video’s thumbnail in a large size, or you’d like to design a thumbnail that’s similar to another video’s thumbnail, YouTube makes it easy to download video thumbnails. We’ll show you how….

YouTube TV Won’t Lose NBC Channels After All

Google’s YouTube TV and NBCUniversal have spent the last few weeks going back and forth over whether NBC channels would remain on YouTube TV. The two companies have managed to sign a deal that allows the streaming cable servi…

YouTube TV Is Keeping NBC Channels… For Now

Google recently announced that YouTube TV might lose NBC channels because of a dispute over rates with NBCUniversal. Thankfully, the two companies have agreed that they’ll keep the channels on the service, but it’s only tempo…

YouTube TV Might Lose Channels and Get Cheaper

Just like traditional cable services, YouTube TV needs to have deals in place to air content. Currently, Google-owned YouTube TV and NBC are having trouble reaching an agreement, which means all NBC channels could leave the s…

YouTube Now Lets You Download Videos on the Web

YouTube is testing a new feature for Premium members that allows them to download videos on the web. This means you don’t have to use any shady third-party websites or downloaders to download videos for offline viewing….

How to Delete Your YouTube Channel

If you no longer wish to keep your YouTube channel, you can delete the channel and remove its presence from the site. We’ll show you how to do this from your Windows, Mac, Linux, or Chromebook computer….

How to Message Someone on YouTube

Ever wanted to message a YouTube user personally? Unfortunately, YouTube doesn’t have a built-in messaging tool anymore. So how can you contact your favorite YouTuber? You have a few methods at your disposal, as we’ll explain…

How to Create YouTube Shorts

YouTube “Shorts” are the video service’s answer to the massive popularity of TikTok. These aptly named short-form videos are easy to record and meant to be viewed on mobile. Here’s how to create them.

How to Share a Clip of a YouTube Video

If you’d like to share a portion of a YouTube video with someone, you don’t have to share the full video. We’ll show you how to make clips of full YouTube videos on your Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, iPhone, and iPad devices….

How to Sign Out of YouTube

Consider signing out of YouTube if you don’t want to save your watch history or if you’re using a shared device. Here’s how to sign out of YouTube on Windows, Mac, Linux, iPhone, and Android.

How to Block YouTube Channels

There are two ways to block a YouTube channel: Block a channel so it can’t comment on your videos or block a channel so you don’t see its videos in your feed. We’ll show you how to do both.
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