Coding Videos For Beginners

Advantages and Disadvantages of Making Your Own YouTube Videos

Are you one of the millions of web users that enjoy viewing free videos on YouTube?   If you’re, the thought of creating your own YouTube video may have crossed your mind; has it?   If so, you may be wondering whether or not you should create your own YouTube video and then upload it to the YouTube site.   When making your choice, it’s advised that you can examine the pros and cons of doing so.

When it comes to creating your own YouTube video, there are quite a few cons or drawbacks to doing so.   Perhaps, the biggest downside to making your own video and then uploading it to YouTube is that you’re essentially sharing the movie with the entire world.   Many individuals mistakenly believe that their videos will only be seen by YouTube members, but this isn’t the truth.   Any internet user, even those with no YouTube accounts, can view videos on YouTube.   In fact, it is not uncommon for YouTube video viewers to email a YouTube video connection to those that they know.  Therefore, the views that your YouTube videos may get may be more than you ever expected or wanted.

Considering any movie that you upload to the YouTube website can be viewed by just about anybody with an online connection, you may want to be careful with the amount of information that you disclose.   As an example, if you’re doing a video blog, you may not need to give your real name or not your entire name.   If you would like, you may want to outline the state that you reside in, but never provide the city or town, especially if you disclose your title.   You will want to try and refrain from giving any personal information to any YouTube member, even people who send you private messages asking for information.  As with most online site, YouTube can be a dangerous place, but you should have the ability to stay safe as long as you remain aware.

Although there are a few drawbacks or cons to uploading your videos to the YouTube site, in addition, there are quite a few experts or plus sides to doing this.   One of those pros is ease of use.   Even if you consider yourself to be unskilled with computers, you still need to have the ability to make, upload, and share your video or videos on YouTube.   Once you get your video onto your computer and edited, if you wish to do so, you will simply have to follow YouTube’s step-by-step uploading instructions and then your movie should be ready for sharing, in as little as a couple of minutes.  

Another expert to using YouTube to discuss your own videos with other internet users is uses.   Although a high number of internet users utilize YouTube videos for fun or for personal reasons, there are lots of others who use them for business or to up their exposure.   You will need to bear in mind that millions of web users watch videos on YouTube.   While your YouTube video will be unlikely to get one million views, you could get quite a bit.  Whether you’re advertising your services, like as a website designer or an internet celebrity, you can do so through YouTube.   The only thing that you will want to do is try to not take the spam strategy.   If you’re advertising yourself as a web site designer, try taking a few videos of you creating a website or use your movie to explore websites that you have made.  Simply adding your business information at the end of the video is a excellent way to get your point across, but without creating your YouTube video look as it’s an advertisement.

As you can see, there are a number of advantages and disadvantages, or pros and cons, to creating your own YouTube videos.  As stated above, it is advised that you use your best judgment.   Of course, you can post a video on YouTube if you want to do so, but just make sure that you’re doing so safely.