How to Make a YouTube Playlist on a Chromebook and Mobile

Are you struggling to find your favorite YouTube videos you’ve watched recently? Or Do you want to save your favorite YouTube videos to watch them later on your Chromebook or mobile device? – If yes, then you have landed in the right place. We have got a solution for you! 

However, if you have found your way to this page, chances are you’re among the staggering 2.527 billion YouTube users worldwide. 

Anyway, in this blog, you will learn how to save your favorite YouTube videos for later viewing on both your Chromebook and mobile device. We will cover every step associated with creating YouTube playlists on Chromebooks and mobile devices. Get ready to dive into the world of YouTube playlists and unlock the full potential of organizing and curating your video library. 

Let’s get started by understanding how to create a YouTube playlist on Chromebook in 10 easy steps. 

How to Create a YouTube Playlist in 10 Simple Steps on a Chromebook? 

Here are the 10 easy steps that will help you create a YouTube playlist on a Chromebook. 

1 – Open Chrome browser:  

Turn on your Chromebook and open the Chrome web browser. 

2 – Visit YouTube:  

Go to the YouTube website at www.youtube.com by typing the URL in the address bar and press Enter key in your Chromebook. 

3 – Check in with your Google account:  

If you aren’t already signed in with your Google account, then get signed in to YouTube using your Google account by clicking on the “Sign In” button located at the top right corner of the YouTube homepage. Enter your Google account credentials (email and password) to sign in.

4 – Search for your favorite video: 

Search for your favorite YouTube videos that you like to save to watch later on your Chromebook. You can search for your favorite video using the YouTube search bar. Once you find the video, click on it to open the video page.

5 – Add video to playlist: 

Below the video player, you’ll see a series of buttons. Click on the “Save” button (the one that looks like a clock icon with a plus sign).

6 – Create a new playlist: 

A menu will appear with various options, including watch later and create a new playlist. Click on “Create new playlist.”

7 – Name your playlist: 

You will be prompted to give your playlist a name in a pop-up window. Enter a name that accurately describes the playlist’s content.

8 – Select privacy settings: 

Below the playlist name, you will see options to set the privacy of your playlist. You will be prompted with three options:”Public” (visible to everyone), “Unlisted” (visible to anyone with the link), or “Private” (only visible to you).

9 – Click create: 

After naming the playlist and setting the privacy, click the “Create” button to create the playlist. Your video will now be added to the newly created playlist. 

10 – Access to playlist:  

To access your newly created playlist, click on your profile picture at the top right corner of the YouTube homepage. From the drop-down menu, select “Your channel.” Then, click on the “Playlists” tab to see all your playlists.

Now you’ve successfully created a YouTube playlist on your Chromebook. In case you want to edit or remove videos from your playlist, change the order, or update the playlist settings. Simply click on the playlist you want to modify, and then click the “Edit” button. 

Now let’s move on to the next section, which will exhibit how to create a YouTube playlist on a mobile device. Let’s check it out. 

Also like to read: How To Make A Playlist On Youtube Without A Channel?

How to Create a YouTube Playlist on a Mobile Device in 10 Steps? 

Here are the 10 easy steps that will help you create a YouTube playlist on your mobile device. 

1– Install YouTube App: 

If you are using an Android phone, you can download a YouTube app from the Play Store, while if you are an iPhone user, you can install the app from the App Store.  

2 – Open the app and sign-in

After installing the app, open the YouTube app by clicking on the YouTube icon. Sign in by tapping on the profile icon located at the top right corner of the YouTube app. Then, tap on “Sign in.” Enter your Google account credentials (email and password) to sign in.

3 – Search for your video: 

Use the search bar at the top of the YouTube app to find the first video you want to add to your playlist. Once you find the video, tap on it to open the video page.

4 – Add Video to Playlist: 

Below the video title and description, you will find many options that include likes, live chat, share, remix, download, clip, and save. Tap on the option Save (the icon with plus sign). 

5 – Create your Playlist: 

After clicking on Save, you will be prompted with options like “save video to… watch later or + New playlist. Tab on “+ New Playlist.”

6 – Give a name for your playlist:

 In the pop-up window, enter a name for your playlist. Choose a descriptive name that represents the content of the playlist.

7 – Choose a security: 

Below the playlist name, you’ll see privacy options. Choose from  “Public” (visible to everyone), “Unlisted” (visible to anyone with the link), or “Private” (only visible to you) by tapping on the downwards mark.

8 – Tap Create: 

After giving the name to the playlist and choosing the privacy option, you will see two options cancel and create. Tap on the create option, and your playlist will be created. 

9 – Add more videos: 

To add more videos to the playlist, go back to the video you want to include, tap the “Save” button again, and select the playlist you just created.

10 – Access your playlist: 

To access your newly created playlist, tap on the profile icon at the top right corner of the YouTube app. Then, tap on “Your channel.” You will see options Home, Playlists, Channels, and About on the navigation bar. Select “Playlist” to access your newly created playlist.  

That’s it! You’ve successfully created a YouTube playlist on your mobile device. The playlist will be synchronized with your Google account, so you can access it from any device connected to the same account. With these simple 10 steps, you will be able to create a playlist on your mobile devices seamlessly.  

Note: The steps mentioned above to create a playlist on YouTube for your mobile device can be followed for both Android and Apple phones. 

Unlock the Full Potential of YouTube 

Whether you are on vacation, on the go, or on a long drive, now you can never miss your favorite YouTube video by creating a YouTube playlist using the simple steps mentioned in the blog. By following the step-by-step instructions provided for each platform, you can now effortlessly save your favorite videos for later viewing, ensuring you never miss out on the content you love. By using the full potential and features of YouTube, you can experience a convenient and organized way to curate videos, whether you’re using a Chromebook or a mobile device. 

Leveraging the features and potential of YouTube, create your own playlists, share them with others, and keep looking for interesting new stuff that fits your interests.

Now, let’s discuss a few frequently asked questions that can help you solve your doubts regarding creating YouTube playlists on Chromebooks and mobile devices. 

Frequently Asked Questions on How to Make a YouTube Playlist on a Chromebook and Mobile

  1. Can I access the same YouTube playlist on both my Chromebook and mobile device?

Yes, you can access the same YouTube playlist on both my Chromebook and mobile device.

  1. Is it possible to add videos to a playlist without always making a new one?

Yes, it’s simple to add numerous videos to a playlist that already exists. Simply select the “Save” button (the clock icon with a plus sign) next to any video you want to include by clicking or tapping on it. After that, select the playlist you want to include the video in, and it will be automatically included.

  1. Can I share my YouTube playlist with others?
    Yes, You can share your YouTube playlists with friends or family. When you’re in the playlist you want to share, click on the “Share” button. You’ll get a link that you can copy and send to others. 

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