How to upload videos on Facebook from YouTube

In one of our recent article we shared how to upload video on Facebook, but today we are sharing how to upload videos on Facebook from YouTube. Facebook allows you to directly upload videos stored in your PC, phone or tablet memory. But it doesn’t provide you the option to upload video from YouTube on Facebook.

You may be thinking that first you need to download the YouTube video to your system and then try uploading video to Facebook. But this is not the right way, simply follow the below method to upload or share YouTube videos on Facebook.

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Steps to upload videos on Facebook from YouTube

  1. Login to your Facebook account.
  2. Look for the video on YouTube you want to upload to Facebook.
  3. Look for the share button just below the YouTube player. Click on it to share YouTube videos on Facebook.
  4. It will show a list of social networking sites where you can share YouTube videos. Click on the Facebook icon to share YouTube videos on Facebook. Similarly, you can share YouTube videos on other sites like Google+, twitter, StumbleUpon and other websites.


          Once you click the share button, a link will be shown. You can copy that link and paste it on the update status  section, where you generally update your Facebook status.

If you are not logged in to your Facebook account, it will ask for login at the time of sharing video from YouTube and will post the video on your Facebook Timeline.

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Hope by following the article on how to upload videos on Facebook from YouTube, you are able to upload videos from YouTube directly. In the same way you can also share the YouTube videos to other social networking sites. If you came across any issue while sharing YouTube videos on Facebook, please let us know via comments.


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