YouTube is the second-largest search engine. Every day, millions of people flock to this video-sharing platform to get the latest news or learn how to do something, like assemble a chair or cook a gourmet meal.
If you have a YouTube channel, growing your audience is important. The good news is that you can promote your channel from your WordPress website—all your blog visitors can subscribe without having to leave the page.
In this post, we’ll cover how to add a YouTube subscribe button to WordPress posts. This tiny red button will have a big impact on your subscription numbers.
Benefits of Adding a YouTube Subscribe Button
Increasing your YouTube following can lead to more exposure and more sales for your business. So, it’s always good to seek new opportunities to increase your subscriber count.
By adding a YouTube subscribe button to your WordPress posts, you can leverage your existing audience. They already know your content and are more likely to follow you on another medium.
The button also eliminates the extra step of sending visitors to your YouTube page. They can subscribe with just one click and continue engaging with your blog post.
How to Add a YouTube Subscribe Button to WordPress
There are two methods to add a YouTube subscribe button to your WordPress posts. They are both fairly simple to do. Let’s start with the HTML method first.
Add a YouTube Subscribe Button via HTML
Thankfully, you don't need to be a tech wizard to add a subscribe button. Google makes the process easy for you.