11 May 2013 - 27 Jun 2022
Bring YouTube to any screen, any time.
Want to bring YouTube to your users? The YouTube APIs and Tools enable you to integrate YouTube's video content and functionality into your website, app, or device.
The Data APIs
let you incorporate YouTube functionality into your own application or website. You can perform searches, upload videos, create playlists, and more.
The Player APIs
give you control over YouTube video playback on your website or in your mobile app
. Configure basic settings, drive the player interface, or even build your own player controls.
YouTube Direct Lite
allows you to easily solicit user generated content from your site visitors, moderate the submissions, and display them on your site.
Get viewing statistics, popularity metrics, and demographic information on your YouTube videos and channels using the Analytics API
Use the YouTube Data APIs to upload videos directly. We have client libraries
in many programming languages to make it easy for you.
Add a YouTube subscribe button
to your website to help your visitors share content and connect with you on YouTube.