The YouTube channel ID is used in some different occasions. Personally I use it for the YouTube API to retrieve data such as subscribers, views and other cool stuff. It can be hard to obtain the channel ID from a username if you don’t know how the API works. We have built a tool that you can use to get the ID from a username that we will talk about soon. Besides using the ID with YouTube API you can always use it to browse a certain channel with the url: https://www.youtube.com/channel/CHANNELID. Enough talk about what you can do with the id, lets go through the tool we have created to get the ID.

How to get YouTube Channel ID

As mentioned before in this article we have built a tool that you can use to get the channel ID from a username. It is a very simple tool where you just enter the username and click a button and the ID will be shown. Here you find the youtube channel id generator.