How To Share a YouTube Video On Your WhatsApp Status.

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There are times you watch either a funny video, comic, and other kinds of videos on YouTube and you wish to share them with your WhatsApp friends over your status in a single click. I have been discussing many things about WhatsApp in my recent posts, and today, I thought about this as same way important since many of my readers and followers elsewhere have been demanding for such a topic since last month. Questions may be many, however, there are many ways to do this as you will see throughout this post.

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Most of the devices today support and run all versions of WhatsApp and modded WhatsApp applications, however, there is a notice from the official WhatsApp producers that some devices won’t run WhatsApp anymore as listed in a post from WhatsApp official website.

  • Nokia Symbian S60 after June 30, 2017
  • BlackBerry OS and BlackBerry 10 after December 31, 2017
  • Windows Phone 8.0 and older after December 31, 2017
  • Nokia S40 after December 31, 2018
  • Android versions 2.3.7 and older after February 1, 2020
  • iPhone iOS 7 and older after February 1, 202

To start, open the YouTube application on your phone and then select the video which you would love to share over your WhatsApp status. Here, there are two ways to share this video over WhatsApp. Either by sharing the link or by sharing a direct video.

If you share a link, copy and paste the link to your status, and then press send such that it will be posted for your contacts to view. For anyone who will click the link, it will redirect them to their device browser of YouTube application and they will watch the video on their phones without having to download it.

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This method, however, saves both you and your viewers the stress of having to download the video first before sending and viewing it, respectively. It’s precise and concise.

The next method however will require you to download the video from YouTube first before sharing it to your WhatsApp status. Note that it’s not so easy to download a YouTube video to a novice. You will follow the following steps to download a video from YouTube to your device.

Download adds-on and save the plug-ins to your device browsing software. It shall display play the YouTube video of your choice, alongside the video in the right-hand lower corner. Press it and wait until your video downloads.

Sharing YouTube links on WhatsApp status is popular nowadays. It is possible with both your iOS or Android device. You can also share these links with stylish fonts available with the latest versions of WhatsApp messenger.

Alternatively, copy the YouTube video link to the clipboard of your device, go to your desired web browsing application, open new windows and search for, click it to load and paste the video link in the typing space then click download. Your video will be downloaded at once.

All videos that are downloaded from YouTube shall automatically be saved in your device’s gallery folder. Assuming your video is ready now, go to your gallery and open it, trace the video you have just downloaded, and then long press on it such that a toggle will appear.

Choose share and a number of applications shall be listed for this sharing operation. Look for WhatsApp and click OK, you will automatically be redirected to open WhatsApp, and at the upper front, select my status and click send. Your video will load and after it will be posted on your WhatsApp status at once. It works well; I have used this method to share many YouTube videos this year.

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There are so many tools one can use to download WhatsApp videos for free and faster. Below is a list of these free to get the software, you may download the latest versions on the official pages as will be listed.

  • Tube Catcher.
  • Free-make Video Down-loader.
  • Keepvid.
  • Easy You-tube Video Down-loader.
  • 4K Player.
  • Free Studio DVDVideoSoft.
  • Free YouTube downloaded
  • Winx you-tube down-loader
  • Any video converter free
  • Iskysoft video down-loader
  • Fastest Tube.