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How to make the links in YouTube descriptions clickable

When reusing content from other social accounts i.e Facebook to YouTube, you may find that links in the YouTube video descriptions are not clickable. To ensure this doesn't happen follow the steps outlined below.

To make links in YouTube descriptions clickable:

Use "https://" Prefix:

YouTube only supports safe links, so make sure the links start with the prefix "https://". For guidance on which links work, refer to this guide.

When reusing a post, always double-check that the link begins with "https://". For example, it should be "" instead of "".

Enable Advanced Features:

To add clickable external links, you must enable your channel’s access to advanced features. Follow the guide here for easy instructions.

By following these steps, your YouTube links will be clickable, ensuring a seamless experience for your viewers. To schedule YouTube videos through Publer go here.

Written by: Brikena Cani

Updated on: 30/05/2024

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