Get noticed with a high-quality video ad that fits your budget

Get noticed with a high-quality video ad that fits your budget

See how to create a compelling advertising video with your phone or a professional.

YouTube Director for business app

Create a polished video ad right from your iPhone – for free

YouTube Director for business makes it easy to bring your story to life.

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  • 1. Choose a template

    1. Choose a template.

    Choose from 130+ templates – from product introductions to seasonal promotions – and get shot-by-shot guidance about what to say and when.

  • 2. Point and shoot

    2. Point and shoot.

    The app walks you through every step to create a video ad, including adding text, animation and music. And you can do it all right from your phone.

  • 3. Start advertising

    3. Start advertising.

    Upload your finished video ad to YouTube. Then, one of our YouTube Advertising experts will help set up your campaign.

Work with a pro

YouTube Director onsite

Work with a pro

If you're in the US or UK, get a professional filmmaker to shoot your advertising video when you commit to spending a minimum amount on YouTube.

See if Director onsite is available in your city 

Get inspired

Find the story that’s right for your business

Bring your expertise, your passion, your story to life. Here are some examples to help you start thinking about the advertising video you’ll create.

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    VentureWalk

    Education

    VentureWalk

    See how VentureWalk empowers businesses with their own unique skills.

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    StudioPros

    Entertainment

    StudioPros

    StudioPros connects artists with the best session musicians.

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    Rocksbox

    Retail

    Rocksbox

    Get jewelry that matches your style, delivered every month with Rocksbox.

See more inspiring examples
Tips on making advertising videos.

Best practices

Tips on making advertising videos

Lighting. Audio. Editing. If you’re looking for a few pointers, we can help.

Get our helpful tips 

Are you with an ad agency?

See how YouTube video ads can work for you and your clients.

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Need help setting up your campaign?

A YouTube Advertising expert is available to set your account up. And it’s free (when you spend at least $10 per day).

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*For customers committing to $10 per day or more in ad budget. Phone support operating hours are Mon - Friday, 9am-9pm PST