You need to access the YouTube Studio app and follow some simple steps mentioned here if you want to delete a YouTube channel on your iPhone. Deleting a YouTube channel will remove all your videos, playlists, comments, and subscribers from YouTube.
However, using the same email and password, you can still access your Google account and other Google services.
Let’s check out the exact process of how you can delete a YouTube channel on your iPhone.
Why Delete a YouTube Channel?
There are many common reasons why you might want to delete a YouTube channel. Here are some of the common ones you must know about:
You may have lost interest in making videos, or you may want to protect your privacy and security online. Deleting your YouTube channel can help you avoid unwanted attention, harassment, or criticism from viewers or other creators.
You may want to start a new YouTube channel with a different name, niche, or style. Deleting your old YouTube channel can help you avoid confusion and create a fresh identity for your new brand.
Clean Up Old Content
You may have uploaded some videos that are outdated, irrelevant, or low-quality. Deleting your YouTube channel can help you get rid of these videos and improve your online reputation and image.
4 Steps to Delete a YouTube Channel on iPhone
You need to follow these steps, to delete a YouTube channel on your iPhone:
Step 1: Download and Install the YouTube Studio App
From the App Store, download and install the YouTube Studio app, in case you don’t have it already. Launch the YouTube Studio app and sign in using your Google account that is linked to your YouTube channel.
Step 2: Go through the Settings
Tap on the menu icon (three horizontal lines) at the top left corner of the screen. Tap on Settings at the bottom of the menu. Moreover, tap on Channel at the top of the settings screen. Tap on Delete channel at the bottom of the channel screen.
Step 3: Enter the Credentials
You have to enter your Google account password and tap on the Next option. Now, you have to tap on the option “I want to permanently delete my content”. To confirm that you understand the consequences of deleting your YouTube channel, check the boxes, that you want to delete your YouTube channel permanently.
Step 4: Delete the Channel
You have to tap on the Delete My Content option. Finally, enter your channel name and tap on Delete My Content again. When you have successfully deleted your YouTube channel on your iPhone, you will see a confirmation message on the screen and receive an email from YouTube.
If after you delete the YouTube channel, you can still sign in to your Google account and use other Google services with the same email and password. However, you will not be able to access your YouTube channel or any of its content anymore.