How do I automatically email links to my YouTube videos after I post them?

Use Campaigns to automatically send a message to subscribers after you post a new video to your YouTube channel. This email notification will make sure people know they have a new video to watch and help increase your YouTube views.

Share a landing page to get your viewers to subscribe to your email list.

Step-by-step

  1. Click to create a new campaignClick Create Campaign
  2. Select the "YouTube Automation" template.Select Youtube Automation Template
  3. Click on Step 3, your Check Feed action, to link it to your YouTube Channel Update Check Feed action to your Youtube Channel
  4. Paste in the link to your YouTube Channel - your link will automatically update to something that looks like this: https://www.youtube.com/feeds/videos.xml?channel_id=XXX Your Youtube Feed URL
  5. Set your frequency to schedule often you want your newsletter to send updatesSet your sending frequency
    • Keep this set to hourly if you want your campaign to send a notification right after it’s posted
    • Choose from Daily, Weekly, or Monthly to send your notifications on a set schedule
  6. Click on the Send Message action inside Step 3Click Send Message Action
  7. Click on the selected message Subject Line to edit your message templateClick the Subject line
  8. Click on the sample article to replace it with your content
  9. Enter your Youtube channel URL to load your contentAdd your Feed URL
    • Keep your feed set to dynamic to send your latest content
  10. Customize your message template. Save & Exit your message to go back to your campaignClick Save & Exit
  11. Save & Exit your campaign to activateSave & Exit Campaign
  12. Click to activate your CampaignActivate Campaign Button

This template is set to trigger for all new subscribers that join after you activate it. Learn how to add existing subscribers into your new campaign.

Campaigns can also be triggered by tags. You can update your campaign trigger to "Tag Applied" to offer your notification to a specific group of subscribers.

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