How to Share YouTube Video to Facebook Profile

Facebook Timeline is a great way to display your profile in an organized way. No matter if you love Timeline or not, this feature has become the mainstream way of displaying files. For example, when you share a YouTube video on Facebook, it will display as a thumbnail; and if you share a youtube link, it will display the short introduction of the video in your Timeline profile. For the new users, they may not know how to add YouTube videos to Facebook, so this article will show you how to share YouTube videos to Facebook without install anything. Check it out.

Method 1. Directly Post URL on Facebook Timeline

You are able to share a YouTube link to Facebook Timeline with ease, and then you'll see the videos with introduction in Facebook Timeline. This part will show you how to do that in detail.

How to Share YouTube to Facebook

Step 1 Get the YouTube Video URL

First of all, you'll need to find the video you want to share in YouTube. Then copy the video URL in the address bar.

YouTube to Facebook - Find Video in YouTube

Step 2 Share YouTube to Facebook

Now login your Facebook account, and directly paste the YouTube video URL to the Status post field. The YouTube video title, description, and thumbnail will be automatically detected and included in your post. Change the privacy settings if necessary: you could share YouTube videos to public, friends, yourself or anyone on Facebook.

YouTube to Facebook - Share YouTube Videos

Step 3 Play YouTube Video on Facebook Timeline

After sharing the YouTube video to Facebook, you'll be able to view the video in your Timeline Profile.

YouTube to Facebook - Locate Shared Video

Method 2. Use Share Button Under YouTube Videos

Below each YouTube video, you can see a Share option. With this option, you'll be able to share the video to Facebook directly. This part will show you how to use this Share option to share YouTube videos to Facebook.

How to Use Share Option to Share YouTube to Facebook

Step 1. Go to YouTube and find the video you want to share to Facebook. Then scroll down to the section where the title of the video lies, and you'll see the Share option below.

YouTube to Facebook - Find Share Option

Step 2. Click the Share button, and you'll see a bunch of icons of the social sharing sites. Choose Facebook.

YouTube to Facebook - Choose Facebook Icon

Step 3. After clicking the Facebook icon, you'll see a new window. Enter the words you want to say, and click Share.

YouTube to Facebook - Share YouTube Video

So, that's how you can share YouTube videos to Facebook. With the help of these two methods, you can easily share the YouTube videos. But if you download shared YouTube videos on Facebook, you'll need the help of the video downloader program.

Method 3. Download Shared YouTube Videos on Facebook

If you want to download shared YouTube videos on Facebook, you'll need the help of the video downloader programs, such as KeepVid Pro. This program will help you to download Facebook videos, shared or uploaded, with simple clicks. KeepVid Pro is a professional video downloader program that enables you to download videos from video sharing sites and social networking sites, and it saves the downloaded videos in your local hard drive for your offline enjoyment. This part will show you how to download shared YouTube videos on Facebook with the help of KeepVid Pro.

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How to Download Shared YouTube Videos on Facebook

Step 1. Download and install KeepVid Pro on your computer, then start it. The program will display the main interface of video downloading.

YouTube to Facebook - Start KeepVid Pro

Step 2. Now go to Facebook and find the video you want to download, then right-click the video and choose Show Video URL. After that, copy the URL.

YouTube to Facebook - Copy Video URL

Step 3. Click the Paste URL button in KeepVid Pro, and the program will automatically analyze the video URL then start downloading.

YouTube to Facebook - Download Video

Step 4. When the downloading process is finished, you'll find the downloaded video in Downloaded category. You can also right-click the video and choose Open file location to locate the videos on your computer.

YouTube to Facebook - Locate Downloaded Videos

Conclusion: With the help of the two methods, you are able to share YouTube to Facebook with no efforts; With the help of KeepVid Pro, you are able to download the shared YouTube videos on Facebook with simple clicks. This program enables you to download videos from other video sharing sites such as YouTube, Vimeo, Dailymotion, etc. KeepVid Pro can be a good companion for you to save the videos you like for offline enjoyment.

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