Join Bobby Owsinski for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding an external link in the video, part of YouTube for Musicians and Bands.
I'm sure you've seen music videos that have…embedded links to websites, social media and affiliate stores.…And maybe you've wondered how that was achieved.…Links can actually be added to a video in a number of ways.…The first involves the annotations feature of your video.…Annotations are the lines of text that show up over the viewing pane of a video.…You can add length to them easily using the Annotations editor.…The way we find that is, we go down…beneath the video and you can see there's a…number of different boxes here.…One is Info and Settings and that allows us to change…the name of the video or change the description, if we'd like.…
Enhancements allows us to actually enhance the look of the video itself.…Audio allows us to change the audio portion of the video.…Here's the Annotation selection and we also have another…one to actually add closed captions if we like.…The one we're concerned with is the…Annotations part, so we're going to click on Annotations.…And now we see our video and our video is actually running.…
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- Creating a YouTube channel
- Optimizing your YouTube channel
- Making videos Google friendly
- Adding an external link to videos
- Optimizing videos for mobile
- Making money from YouTube videos
- Analyzing your videos' performance
- Uploading to YouTube
- Planning your post frequency