YouTube Channel Description

Develop a YouTube channel description. Be sure to end your description with a clear call-to-action to subscribe. This encourages people to subscribe while they have your channel page open.

*It is important to remember, this is your YouTube channel description and not your first video description.

Helpful Links

How to Write a Perfect YouTube Channel Description

When done well, your YouTube channel description can serve you well for many months to come.


Assignment Scoring

Scoring Criteria

  • Communicating what your channel is about
  • Appeal to target audience
  • Focus on the first 125 characters
  • Keywords

Once you upload an assignment, you can move on to the next assignment.

*You will not recieve any points for this assignment until all students have completed Assignments 1, 2 & 3.


The Description section allows for up to 1,000 characters (this also includes spaces). This means you have less than 200 words to communicate what you’re all about.

Click here or below on the lesson content to enter your YouTube channel description.

Due Date

This is a self-paced digital learning experience. However, we recommend assignments #1, 2, and 3 be completed as soon as possible.