Question: How Long Should YouTube Videos Be 2020?

How long should I make my YouTube videos?

As long as you can make it, without getting boring.

I would shoot for at least 10 minutes for reasons I will explain later in this article.

That last part “without getting boring” is very important.

Some topics just don’t have enough “meat” for a 10 minute video..

How long can a YouTube video be 2020?

15 minutesIncrease your video length limit By default, you can upload videos that are up to 15 minutes long. Verified accounts can upload videos longer than 15 minutes.

Can I watch my own YouTube video to get 4000 watch hours?

In order for the 4000 hours of Watch Time to count, your videos have to be public. So that means you can’t do a live stream, and then set it to unlisted. You also can’t make videos and then six months down the line, delete them or set them to private. They have to remain public to count.

Do longer YouTube videos make more money?

Longer videos have more room for ads, and more ads mean an increase in revenue for creators. … One YouTuber, Shelby Church, found that she made three times as much revenue for videos that ran over 10 minutes than those that were shorter.