comscore How to share YouTube videos directly on Snapchat

Snapchat lets you share videos directly from YouTube: Here’s how

Snapchat's latest update that lets users share YouTube videos directly on its platform. Here's a step-by-step guide for the same.


Image: Snapchat

Snap has rolled out an update on its social media app, Snapchat, that makes it easy for users to share videos from other platforms in its app. The company has announced that now all Snapchat users will be able to share their favourite YouTube videos with their friends straight through the Snapchat Camera. Also Read - YouTube could soon restrict 4K video playback only for Premium users of the platform

With this update, Snapchat users will be able to share YouTube videos in their posts in the form of link stickers. Tapping on the sticker will take Snapchat users directly to the shared video on YouTube. Also Read - Amazon India to help buyers purchase products via live streaming

“With this new integration, we’re making it easier than ever for these viewers to send their favourite clips and videos right where they are already talking with their friends on Snapchat,” the company wrote in a blog post. Also Read - India's Supreme Court begins live-streaming of bench hearings on YouTube

As far as availability is concerned, Snap said that its latest feature is available for use on Snapchat’s iOS and Android-based apps across the globe.

If you use Snapchat frequently, here’s a step-by-step guide that will help you share YouTube videos as stickers on Snapchat.

How to share YouTube videos on Snapchat

Step 1: Open the YouTube app on your smartphone and then open a video to watch.

Step 2: Next, tap the “Share” button.

Step 3: Now you will see a host of options wherein you can share the video. Tap the “Snapchat” icon to automatically jump to the Snapchat camera.

Step 4: From there, create an original Snap with the automated YouTube sticker, and layer on using any of our creative tools.

Step 5: To view the video, all your friends need to do is tap the YouTube Sticker to view the video in their YouTube app or default mobile browser.

  • Published Date: April 1, 2022 10:50 AM IST
  • Updated Date: April 1, 2022 1:56 PM IST
For the latest tech news across the world, latest PC and Mobile games, tips & tricks, top-notch gadget reviews of most exciting releases follow BGR India’s Facebook, Twitter, subscribe our YouTube Channel. Also follow us on  Facebook Messenger for latest updates.