YouTube

YouTube Integrations

  • Send new YouTube videos in a channel to a Facebook Page

    There's new video content being created and shared constantly, it is so hard to keep up! Cut out a lot of the tedious work of sending new YouTube videos to all of your social media channels by automating all of that work. Never worry about spending time on that task ever again!

    How It Works

    1. A new video is uploaded to a YouTube channel
    2. Zapier automatically sends the content to Facebook

    What You Need

    • YouTube channel to watch
    • Facebook account
  • Upload new Dropbox files to YouTube as videos

    Add your video content to YouTube, so potential customers will take notice. Use this Zap to automatically add new Dropbox files to YouTube as videos. That way, you don't have to spend time manually uploading YouTube videos, yet your message is still spread across channels.

    How this Dropbox-YouTube integration works

    1. A new Dropbox file is added to a certain directory
    2. Zapier uploads a new video to your YouTube channel

    Apps involved

    • Dropbox
    • YouTube
  • Send new YouTube videos in a channel to Slack

    If your company owns a YouTube channel, or if there is an important channel to your industry, keeping up with those new videos across the team can be virtually impossible. Zapier can help keep everyone up to date by sending a message to your team chat tool any time a new video is uploaded to a YouTube channel.

    How It Works

    1. A new video is uploaded to a YouTube channel
    2. Zapier sends a message to Slack

    What You Need

    • YouTube channel to watch
    • Slack account
  • Add new YouTube videos as cards for your plugin on Chatfuel for Facebook

    We all know videos are catchy. Give your chatbot an ever-expanding video repertoire by setting up this automation. From then on, it will react to every new video uploaded to a YouTube channel. Zapier will then send the video details to your Chatfuel for Facebook plugin, making sure you always have the latest content.

    How this YouTube-Chatfuel for Facebook integration works

    1. A new video is added to a YouTube channel
    2. Zapier adds a new card to Chatfuel for Facebook

    Apps involved

    • YouTube
    • Chatfuel for Facebook
  • Post your new YouTube uploads to your Chatfuel bot

    If you're thinking of ways to keep spreading the word about your favorite YouTube channels without consuming your precious time, this Zapier integration with Chatfuel should help you become more efficient by posting on Telegram for you. It will automatically trigger with every new video uploaded to your chosen YouTube channel once it's been configured, sending the information to your bot on Chatfuel so that all its subscribers can hear about those videos while you're free to keep finding or creating them.

    Note: This integration relies on previously set up Chatfuel bots. You'll need to run the /botkey command on your chosen bot to get the API key used to associate it with this Zap

    How It Works

    1. A new video is uploaded to a YouTube account
    2. Zapier automatically sends the details to a Chatfuel bot

    What You Need

    • YouTube account
    • Telegram account
    • Chatfuel account
  • Publish YouTube video from Google Drive

    Want a simple way to upload YouTube videos from Google Drive? This integration can do it for you. Just set the Zap up to watch your Google Drive folder for new files, then let Zapier post them to YouTube for you.

    How this YouTube-Google Drive integration works

    1. A new video file is added to Google Drive
    2. Zapier uploads it to YouTube

    Apps involved

    • Google Drive
    • YouTube
  • Tweet new videos in a YouTube channel

    Creating great content takes a lot of time. Unfortunately, that's not where the work ends! Let a simple automation handle some tedious work for you, and send out social media posts for new YouTube videos.

    How It Works

    1. A new video is uploaded to a YouTube channel
    2. Zapier automatically sends a tweet with that content

    What You Need

    • YouTube channel to watch for new videos
    • Twitter account
  • Upload new Instagram media to YouTube as videos

    Spread your videos far and wide--without spending extra time uploading them to multiple platforms. Use this Zap to automatically add new Instagram media to YouTube as videos. That way, viewers can watch your videos on their favorite viewing platform and you'll gain more followers and subscribers.

    How this Instagram-YouTube integration works

    1. A new Instagram video is posted
    2. Zapier uploads a new video to your YouTube channel

    Apps involved

    • Instagram
    • YouTube
  • Create a RSS feed for new YouTube channel videos

    There's a never ending stream of amazing content on YouTube, keeping up with it all is a giant task. Let Zapier help! Any time a new video is posted to a specific YouTube channel, easily be alerted via a new RSS item.

    How It Works

    1. A new video is uploaded to a YouTube channel
    2. Zapier adds a new item to a RSS feed

    What You Need

    • YouTube channel to watch
  • Post YouTube Videos From Users to Facebook

    Ever wanted to automatically post your or another users YouTube videos automatically to your Facebook Page? This integration will automatically post YouTube videos as soon as they are uploaded to YouTube publicly to Facebook.

    How It Works

    1. As soon as the user you specify (can be yourself) uploads a video to YouTube
    2. Zapier automatically posts that video to a Facebook Page

    What You Need

    • A YouTube username
    • A Facebook page
  • Post new YouTube videos matching a search string to WordPress

    Save time when sharing new YouTube videos to your WordPress site. Instead of going through the trouble of embedding videos in a new post, this YouTube Wordpress integration will post new YouTube videos matching specific search criteria you specify to your WordPress site automatically.

    How It Works

    1. A new video matching a search term you specify is uploaded to YouTube
    2. Zapier posts the video to your WordPress site

    What You Need

    • WordPress account
  • Add new YouTube videos to your Edgar content library

    A good video blogger knows the importance of spreading the word, but if you're too busy to do it yourself, Zapier can share those videos for you. After you set up this automation, it will fire off whenever a new video is uploaded to your chosen YouTube channel (yours or otherwise), adding a link for it to your content library so you can share it easily.

    How this YouTube-Edgar integration works

    1. A new video is posted to a YouTube Channel
    2. When a new video is detected, Zapier will create a new content item in your Edgar library

    Apps involved

    • YouTube
    • Edgar
  • Get SMS notifications for new YouTube videos

    Whether you're following YouTube channels or keeping up with your own team's uploads, this YouTube-SMS integration will let you know the moment you can watch a new video. After being set up to watch a particular YouTube user, any video they upload will fire off this Zap and send you a text message with details and a link for you to watch.

    How It Works

    1. A YouTube user uploads a new video
    2. Zapier automation sends you an SMS message

    What You Need

    • YouTube account
  • Share new YouTube videos matching a search string on Slack

    Keep everyone on Slack up to date with your YouTube content. Share new YouTube videos matching a search string you specify on Slack with this Zapier automation. Your new upload's title and link will be instantly shared as a message over Slack.

    How It Works

    1. Zapier finds a new YouTube video that matches a search string
    2. Zapier shares your video on Slack

    What You Need

    • Slack account
  • Keep a list of YouTube videos matching a search string in a Dropbox text file

    Archive links to YouTube videos matching a search term you specify with this YouTube Dropbox integration. New videos matching a search string you specify will have the link copied and saved to a Dropbox text file.

    How It Works

    1. Zapier finds newly uploaded YouTube videos matching a search string you specify
    2. Zapier copies the link of the video to a text file on Dropbox

    What You Need

    • Dropbox account
  • Post new YouTube videos that match a search to your Facebook Page

    Whether you're trying to keep an active thematic page or want to share tribute videos from fans, activating this YouTube-Facebook Page integration will ensure your feed is always active. It will trigger whenever a new video uploaded to YouTube mentions your search terms, automatically posting the video details and link to your Facebook Page.

    How It Works

    1. A new video is uploaded to YouTube with your search terms
    2. Zapier automation makes a new post to your Facebook Page

    What You Need

    • YouTube account
    • Facebook account
  • Post new YouTube videos as image tweets on Twitter

    It's easy to forget to share content across multiple channels. This Zapier automation posts a new image tweet to your Twitter account when a new YouTube video has been uploaded to a specific channel. Share YouTube content via Twitter automatically without ever having to write a new Tweet again!

    How It Works

    1. Upload a new video to YouTube.
    2. Zapier tweets the URL and thumbnail image of the video on your Twitter account.

    What You Need

    • YouTube account
    • Twitter account
  • Make new WordPress posts from new YouTube videos

    Looking for a way to update site followers about your YouTube videos? Try this handy Zap; once activated, this YouTube-WordPress integration will automatically create a new post in WordPress for every new YouTube video uploaded by the specified user.

    How It Works

    1. A new video is added to YouTube
    2. Zapier automatically makes a WordPress post

    What You Need

    • YouTube account
    • WordPress account
  • Tweet YouTube Videos Automatically

    Always want to share new YouTube videos from your favorite YouTube channels? Or maybe you want to Tweet your own videos.

    This integration makes it a breeze to Tweet any new YouTube video from a channel you specify.

    How It Works

    1. Someone uploads a video to a channel
    2. Zapier automatically Tweets that video

    What You Need

    • A YouTube username
    • A Twitter account
  • Post new YouTube videos to a WordPress site

    Save time when sharing a new YouTube video to your WordPress site. Instead of going through the trouble of embedding your video in a new post, this Zapier automation will post your new YouTube videos to your WordPress site automatically.

    Note: Only new uploads will be posted to WordPress, not already existing videos.

    How It Works

    1. Upload a new video to your YouTube channel
    2. Your video will be posted to your WordPress site

    What You Need

    • YouTube account
    • WordPress blog
  • Create Google Drive folders for new YouTube videos

    Whether you're collecting information about other users' videos or your own, this YouTube-Google Drive integration can keep it all organized for you. After it's all set up, a new folder will be created on Google Drive for each new video uploaded to the chosen YouTube user's account, giving you a place to store all the additional material you need.

    How It Works

    1. A YouTube user uploads a new video
    2. Zapier automation adds a new folder on Google Drive

    What You Need

    • YouTube account
    • Google Drive account
  • Buffer new YouTube videos

    You want new videos to reach as many people as possible, which means sharing them at just the right time. This YouTube and Buffer integration automatically shares new videos through your Buffer account.

    How It Works

    1. A new video is published to a YouTube channel
    2. Zapier sees the new video and adds it to your Buffer queue, using a text template set up by you

    What You Need

    • YouTube account
    • Buffer Account
  • Send YouTube videos to a Chatfuel bot

    Think about how much content is on YouTube, and how many times you come across a video that you'd love to share with others. Let Zapier help you quickly solve that problem, and videos your Chatfuel bot to share with people in your community.

    Note: This integration relies on previously set up Chatfuel bots. You'll need to run the /botkey command on your chosen bot to get the API key used to associate it with this Zap.

    How It Works

    1. A new video is posted in a specific YouTube channel
    2. Zapier sends a message to your Chatfuel bot

    What You Need

    • YouTube account
    • Chatfuel account
  • Ensure your Facebook Page audience knows a new YouTube video is available.

    When a new YouTube video is uploaded to a specified channel, all your Facebook Page fans will know through a new Facebook post. Eliminate the need to independently log-on to each of your social channels to notify your fans of a new YouTube video. Use this YouTube to Facebook Pages integration to ensure your Facebook audience is up to speed on all your YouTube video activity.

    How It Works

    1. A new YouTube video is uploaded.
    2. A Facebook Page post will notify audience a new YouTube video is available.

    All you need is an account on each of the following channels:

    • YouTube account
    • Facebook account
  • Save new YouTube videos on OneDrive

    The more YouTube channels you follow, the more content there is to check up on. The good news is that your archive doesn't have to wait for you—we'll maintain it automatically. Once it's been activated, this YouTube-OneDrive integration will capture information about every new video uploaded to YouTube by a particular user. The file will then be added to OneDrive, stored safely until you have the chance to watch it.

    Note: this Zap does not download any video files, only information about the video or thumbnail files.

    How It Works

    1. A new video is uploaded by a YouTube user
    2. Zapier automatically stores a file on OneDrive

    What You Need

    • YouTube account
    • OneDrive account

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YouTube Integration Details

Launched on Zapier December 21, 2012

Zapier combines Triggers (like "New Video In Channel") and Actions (like "Upload Video") to complete an action in one app when a trigger occurs in another app. These combos—called "Zaps"—complete your tasks automatically.

The following YouTube Triggers, Searches, and Actions are supported by Zapier:

New Video In Channel

Trigger when a new video is published to a specific YouTube channel.

New Video

Trigger when a new video is uploaded by a specific YouTube username.

New Video by Search

Trigger when a new video is uploaded that matches a specific search string.

New Video in Playlist

Trigger when a new video is added to a specific playlist. Note does not work for your "watch later" playlist.

Upload Video

Post a video to your channel

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YouTube allows billions of people to discover, watch and share originally-created videos. YouTube provides a forum for people to connect, inform, and inspire others across the globe and acts as a distribution platform for original content creators and advertisers large and small.