Snap has rolled out an update to its social media app, Snapchat, making it easier for users to share videos from other platforms on its app. The company has announced that now all Snapchat users can share their favorite YouTube videos with their friends directly from Snapchat camera. Also Read – YouTube Finally Introduces Picture-in-Picture Mode for YouTube TV on iOS
With this update, Snapchat users can share YouTube videos in the form of link stickers in their posts. Tapping the sticker takes Snapchat users directly to the shared video on YouTube. Also Read: YouTube Allows You to Leave Emoji Reactions at Certain Points in a Video
“With this new integration, we’re making it easier than ever for those viewers to send their favorite clips and videos to where they’re already talking to their friends on Snapchat,” the company wrote in a blog post. Also Read – YouTube Launches Two New Health Features in India: How They Work
In terms of availability, Snap said its latest feature is available for use across Snapchat’s iOS and Android-based apps around the world.
If you use Snapchat frequently, here is a step-by-step guide to help you share YouTube videos as stickers on Snapchat.
How to share YouTube videos on Snapchat
Step 1: Open the YouTube app on your smartphone, then open a video to watch.
Step 2: Then tap on the “Share” button.
Step 3: Now you will see a variety of options to share the video. Tap the “Snapchat” icon to automatically jump to the Snapchat camera.
Step 4: From there, create an original snap with the automated YouTube sticker and use one of our creative tools.
Step 5: To watch the video, your friends just have to tap the YouTube sticker to view the video in their YouTube app or their default mobile browser.