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How to add timestamp in YouTube

How to Link to a Specific Part in a YouTube Video in the video description. Well, this is called TIMESTAMP and we will learn “How to timestamp a YouTube video” in this post.

Please share the post with your friends, if this post really helps you. How to timestamp a YouTube video:

It’s quite easy and takes hardly 5 mins to timestamp any YouTube videos. Here is how you start and add to your own video.

1. Open the video in a browser and copy the video link use the share button to get the video link as shown below in the images.

How to add timestamp in YouTube
How to timestamp a YouTube video?


Click on the share button and you may get the video link as shown below.

Based on the video URL that you have copied, there are two ways to add a timestamp to the video:

  • &t=1m30s (or)
  • ?t=1m30s

To make it easy, let’s take an example if the URL includes a question mark, like if it ends in


Short the URLs that are listed as “” don’t have a question mark, so those would need to use the second example above.

Here are two examples that jump to the same point in the video (using the two different timestamp options from above):


The time that you have chosen can be anything: hours, minutes, or seconds. If the video should be started at 24 minutes in, t=24m is all you need to include. If it should be 15 minutes and 12 seconds, t=15m12s is how you’d write it. A 1-hour, the 9-second timestamp can skip the minute field altogether: t=1h9s.

It’s that easy. Simply add the “tags” we discussed above a the end of the video based on time and it will become the Timestamp URL for the video. (How to add a timestamp on YouTube.)

Method 2: Automatic Timestamp YouTube Video

This is a simple and automatic method to make Timestamp video links easily from the YouTube video watch screen.

Simply open the video in the browser and pause any time of your choice to get a time stamp.

  • Click on the share button.
  • Check the star at timers on the “popup”.
  • Copy the video links with the timer.
  • Similarly all times, please pause and simply check the timer and copy the video URL at that time.

It’s that easy.

Frequently Asked Questions:

How to get your youtube channel link? or. How to get a youtube channel link?

Simply open the channel home page in the Chrome or Safari browser and copy the URL in the search URL section for that home page.

This is basically the channel URL.

How to play YouTube?

It’s quite easy, simply go to the YouTube website and search the videos of your choice and click to play.

You can watch it this way.


Timestamp YouTube Video to help your viewers find the right resources instantly in your video instead of forcing them to watch the full video.

This also helps to give users and Youtube the idea about the video content and things discussed in there.

I will certainly recommend you include the time stamps in your video.

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