How to easily add Custom Thumbnail to YouTube?


Hey there. If you have just started making videos on YouTube, related to your blog posts then most likely you would like to have it customized, other than YouTube choosing any of the random images as your thumbnail.

You do not need any thumbnail maker for youtube.

Go to and follow the simple steps.

Click on your profile picture>Creator Studio> Channel> Status and Features

You will see ‘PARTNER VERIFIED‘ status if your account is already verified. Else you will get the option to verify it.

After the verification go to > Video Manager

You can now start editing any of your videos.

Go to Info and Settings > Change Image

You can set any of your custom made images as the video cover.

If any doubt then watch the video for the procedure.

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    this is very nice post & again thanks for sharing post .

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