Get a free Google account. Instructions.
Tip: create a team-focused account that will survive coach, athlete and parent turnover.
Sign into YouTube using your Google Account. Instructions.
Create a YouTube channel to enable uploading Takedown-created video. Instructions.
Verify your YouTube account. Instructions. Takedown requires this verification to upload wrestler photos as custom thumbnails for YouTube playlists.
Don't Do These Things
- Upload Takedown-created videos to the YouTube account used in Takedown using any method other than Takedown's Manage Video feature. You can safely upload Takedown-created videos to other YouTube accounts using methods outside of Takedown such as YouTube's web-based or app-based upload feature.
Change privacy settings for Takedown-created playlists or videos
Edit or delete Takedown-created Channel Sections or Playlists.
- Use multiple YouTube channels for uploading Takedown-created video. Use the same YouTube Account and Channel for signing into YouTube in Takedown.
- Use your personal YouTube account for your team. This will always create problems. Get a team-focused YouTube account. A YouTube account is free.
- YouTube help is here.