Get YouTube API Credentials

By | January 13, 2017

From this tutorial, we will able to understand how to generate YouTube API keys for getting YouTube data. Once the Credentials are created we can write YouTube API code to fetch the data from YouTube server.

Find the steps to get the YouTube Credentials

Step 1: Login to https://console.developers.google.com using your google credentials

Step 2: Once you logged into the account you will see the below page.

YouTube API Library page

Step 3: Navigate to Credentials -> Create credentials -> API Key

YouTube API Credentials page

Step 4: YouTube API key created

YouTube API Credentials created

Note: If you want to restrict the keys to your website then click the button “RESTRICT KEY” and specify the website name that you want to use access the API key to particular websites

Author: CV

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