Do you know these tricks about Youtube?

We all know the importance of YouTube as a video-sharing web site and how much is different from FacebookGoogleTwitterPinterestSTumbleUponInstagram   and other social media networks. But YouTube is unique  and differs from the rest of these sites because it is  based on connecting with the others by uploading, viewing and sharing videos. Unlike Facebook and twitter in which the word (post or tweet) is the hero of the site even if your post or tweet is accompanied by some pictures or video clips! 


Facts about YouTube

 * YouTube base Camp in San Bruno, California, U.S.A.
Founders of Youtube
from left to right: Chad Hurley-Steve Chen-Jawed Karim
 Chad Hurley, Steve Chen and Jawed Karim were the founders 
   of YouTube who were all early employees of PayPal.
The first video ever to be uploaded in YouTube was Me at        the zoo on April 23rd, 2005. 
* In July 2006 the site was receiving    more than 100 million video views    per day and around 100 hours of new videos are uploaded to the site every minute 

Well, let's move on to our main goal behind this post:  

The secrets and the tricks about YouTube.

Now we will learn some of the YouTube gimmicks and tricks you may  not have seen it.


1- play any video in slow motion.


If you want to play your video in slow motion or even if you want to play faster all that you need is hold down the Spacebar and you will see the video plays in slow motion as the play and the pause button on your video window is blinking very fast.  

Or you click on the Gear button as you see in the picture below and go to speed. You will see numbers refer to the different speed of the video. Choose what you want. 




2- Just lean back and watch your video.


If you don't want to use the mouse as you're watching your video, you can just lean back and use your keyboard. How? 
Just go to Lean Back and you will be able to watch your videos like you watch a TV. In Lean Back you have the opportunity to search for your favorite movie or video clip or you can use the categorized menu on the left side. 




3- Repeat your whole video or part of it.

This will be a great feature in YouTube and I believe that you all will like. 
 How many times when you watch a video clip you want to go back to a specific time to playback a specific shot? Well, you can do it easily without any effort. Just go to your video URL in the toolbar and add the word (repeater) after YouTube without any space in between to be like that  after YouTube youtuberepeater.com/.... You will be redirected to a page looks like the image below.   



4-Get rid of the ban on YouTube clips in your country





Do you want to watch the blocked videos in your country. It is easy!. Just go to your Toolbar and in you will see the URL of your video, which looks like that one below:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jNQXAC9IVRw

 Change it to: 

https://www.youtube.com/v/=jNQXAC9IVRw

 Note: here you will watch the video in the full-size! 


5- skip the ads and move forward.


If you do not like the commercial ads which play despite you, or if you want to skip a video introduction and move forward, you have to do the following: 

Go to your video URL and add this code at the end of it. Then, press ENTER.  Your video will jump forward few seconds.

 &wadsworth=1


6- set your playback quality

You do not have to set your video quality every time you watch your video, but all that you need is to set your video quality just once. Go to Playback and choose the best quality for your video clips.

6-Live broadcasts by YouTube 

Do you want to build an engaged, loyal audience through subscriber growth? 
Interact with your fans by using this great feature of  YouTube Live

 7-share your video at "current time"

If you need to refer to someone to a specific part of the video, you can do it easily by clicking the right mouse button on the video and choose "Copy video URL at current time." 



7- watch full-length movies and Tv shows for free 

If you want to watch a full -length movie on YouTube you easily can go to this Channel  and choose your favorite movie.

The movies are categorized by the Language (21 language). Choose your movie and enjoy it.

If you like my post, share it with your friends or add a comment If you know some new tricks or secrets in YouTube and were not revealed in this post. 
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About Adel Gebeely

I'm Adel Gebeely, an Egyptian tour guide and I work as a Chief Experience Officer (CEO) at Gadventures.I have a passion for blogging and graphic design.. the goal behind having this blog is to share some tips and tricks in blogging and graphic design. let's do it!
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