Opened 3 years ago

Closed 5 months ago

#22657 closed defect (fixed)

Managing Youtube Account

Reported by: mrphs Owned by: mrphs
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Community/Outreach Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords:
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Currently the Tor Project Youtube account is tied to my @tpo email address. In order to pass it to comms people, we need to migrate the account to social@… or make a new one such as youtube@…

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Change History (8)

comment:1 Changed 3 years ago by mrphs

Seems like a better approach to this, is to make the Youtube account, a "Brand Account":

I'm going to try that and then add Social to the managers. That way, not one person can be the bottleneck for managing the account.

comment:2 Changed 3 years ago by mrphs

The social@… email need to become a Google account for this to work. Stephanie told me she's access to this account and it is indeed associated with a Google account.

I'll attempt to make our channel a brand account and then add social. Hopefully this will work smoothly.

Last edited 3 years ago by mrphs (previous) (diff)

comment:3 Changed 3 years ago by mrphs

After going through a rabbit hole of settings and instructions, the account has been moved to a "brand account". All the videos, subscribers, etc have been moved to the new account.

comment:4 Changed 3 years ago by mrphs

and 'social@…' has been invited as the owner of the account.

comment:5 Changed 3 years ago by mrphs

Component: - Select a componentCommunity/Outreach

comment:6 Changed 3 years ago by mrphs

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

'social' now has full access to the account

comment:7 Changed 3 years ago by steph

Resolution: fixed
Status: closedreopened

I received an invitation at social@…. When I tried to accept as social@, it said this email did not have a google account. When I tried to create a google account for social@, it said there already was an account.

I've accepted ownership with my personal email.

comment:8 Changed 5 months ago by ggus

Resolution: fixed
Status: reopenedclosed
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