How to move YouTube Personal channel to brand account? [Updated]

  • YouTube channel is automatically connected to an account. There are two different types of accounts:1. Google Account 2. Brand Account
  • The difference of having a standard YouTube channel and having a YouTube Brand Account is that with the latter you have the option to change owners and managers
  • Follow below steps to execute this:
  • 1. Login to YouTube account, in which the channel exists.
  • 2. Go to your advanced account settings.
  • 3. Under Account information, click either Move channel to Brand Account or Move channel to your Google Account or a different Brand Account.
  • 4. Choose the account you want to move to from the list given. If you don't have a brand account- create one by following below steps:
  • A. Go to your channel list.
  • B. Click Create a new channel.
  • C. Fill out the details to name the Brand Account and verify your account. Then, click Create. This creates your new Brand Account.
  • 5. If the account you choose is already associated with a YouTube channel, click Delete channel in the box that pops up. This will delete the channel that is already associated with that account.
  • 6. Check how your channel name will appear after moving, then click Move channel.

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