Youtube will always show your public channel name when you are commenting. There’s no anonymous mode (like on Quora, for example). But unlike Facebook and Quora, you can use just about any name for your channel. This doesn’t have to be your real name.
What name appears on YouTube comments?
It’s in the top-right corner of the screen. Doing so changes your username, which is the name people see when you comment on videos. This name also appears in Gmail and on Google+. You can change your name three times every 90 days per Google’s policy.
How do I remove my name from YouTube comment?
The only way to remove your name from the channel is to unlink it from your Google Plus profile, and the only way to do this is by asking YouTube’s technical team for help. YouTube provides a special form you can use to make the request (link in Resources).
How do I change my YouTube chat name?
Edit existing conversations
- Step 1: Tap “Inbox” at the bottom of the screen.
- Step 2: Tap the group chat you wish to edit. …
- Step 3: Tap the three dots in the top-right corner of the screen.
- Step 4: Tap “Edit chat name.”
- Step 5: Make your desired changes to the name.
- Step 6: Tap “OK” to save your changes.
What can be my YouTube channel name?
Using your first and last name as your Channel Name the easiest and most straightforward approach. And it works particularly well if you plan on being the ‘face’ of your channel. For example, Marie Forleo is an entrepreneur with a strong personal brand.
Why is YouTube showing my real name?
You can follow these steps: In YouTube, click on the down arrow on the top right hand corner next to your profile picture. Under “Google account”, click on “Profile”. Assuming you have your Google+ account created, click on your name in the profile page and change it to your desired name accordingly.
How do you privately comment on YouTube?
Go to the YouTube channel of the person to whom you want to send the private comment. Click the user’s name below any of his or her uploaded video clips, or go directly to the channel’s URL address, for example, “youtube.com/user/username.”
How do I know what my username is on YouTube?
Find your channel’s user ID & channel ID
- Sign in to YouTube.
- In the top right, click your profile picture Settings .
- From the left menu, select Advanced settings.
- You’ll see your channel’s user and channel IDs.
Can you change your YouTube name without changing your Google name?
YouTube creators with both personal accounts and brand accounts can change the name of their channel without changing their Google account name. These changes can be made from either YouTube Studio on desktop or the YouTube mobile app. … Click Edit to update your channel name.