How to Become a YouTuber: A Beginner's Guide

Bandicam is one of the best YouTube video maker software for Let's Play videos, educational video makers or YouTubers.

What do you need to become a YouTuber?

YouTubers - a new phenomenon all around the world

Nowadays, many people are making their own videos and sharing them on YouTube. Anyone can easily make videos through a camera or screen recording program and upload it to YouTube. Some of them have gained popularity and some of them have become millionaires from their videos. It is a new phenomenon all around the world.

YouTubers use Bandicam to make their videos

Bandicam has earned its reputation as the best game capturing and video recording software for YouTubers. It will fully satisfy both beginners and advanced users who need a tool that allows them to capture their gameplay, computer screen, system sound, and webcam/facecam. Even PewDiePie, one of the world's highest-paid YouTuber, uses Bandicam to make his YouTube videos.

YouTube Equipment For Beginners

If you have a computer which can access the internet with a headset or webcam, you can become a YouTuber. Facecam Game Recorder, Add your face to the video

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How to record your computer screen with audio, a microphone or a webcam

To become a YouTuber, you need to record your computer screen with system sound, sometimes with your voice or webcam. It allows you to share your content with others. With Bandicam, you can record everything on your PC and upload it to YouTube directly.

Record your computer screen, sound, microphone

You can also simultaneously add arrows, boxes, texts, numbers or highlights while recording your computer screen.
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To record your computer screen,

  1. Download Bandicam from and choose the 'Screen Recording' mode.
    (You can also choose the "Game Recording Mode or Device Recording Mode".)
  2. Click the ' REC' button to start/stop the recording.
  3. Go to Home -> Videoview to play, edit, or upload the captured videos.
  4. Click the [Upload] button to upload the recorded videos to YouTube

How to make a Let's Play with facecam

Do you want to overlay your face on your gameplay or video tutorial?

A facecam (or face cam) is a live recording of a face in an online video, especially Let's Play videos, and it usually includes audio narration. These days, many people put their own face in the corner of their gameplay or video tutorial, and share it on YouTube. It has become a big trend among YouTubers. To add a facecam, start Bandicam and check the "Add webcam overlay to video" option under the Video tab of Bandicam.

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How to upload videos to YouTube from Bandicam

Time savings on video conversions are HUGE

YouTube is the biggest, most well-known and most widely used video sharing site in the world. If you use Bandicam, you can upload the recorded file to YouTube without converting (1080p HD or 4K UHD video can be made). Bandicam takes very little time to convert recordings, which is a great advantage for YouTubers.

Upload videos to YouTube from Bandicam

To upload videos to YouTube from Bandicam,

  1. Download Bandicam from and install the program.
  2. Go to the Home tab of Bandicam and click the [Upload] button.
  3. Enter the email address and password of your Google account.
  4. Click the "Allow" button to connect Bandicam to your Google account.
  5. Uploading will start as soon as you have clicked the "Allow" button.

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