4. You can also interact with the comment by liking it, hating it, or magnet.
You can also moderate YouTube comments in Hootsuite , next to your other social channels After adding YouTube as a social network to your Hootsuite account:
Create a My Videos feed in your Hootsuite dashboard
This will collect all your published videos in one column.
To do this,navigate to Streams, then click Add Stream. Make sure you have selected YouTube. Then you will see the following options:
Add Posted Comments Feed
This feed will list all your public comments in one place.
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Manage YouTube comments on a specific video
Click on the 'More Actions button icon in the lower right corner of the video. Choose Create Comment Stream. This creates a new columnin your dashboard, with YouTube comments on this video.
Moderate unpublished comments
You can also add a moderated feed in Hootsuite. Here, all comments pending your approval will be listed in a column.
Find detailed information on moderating comments using Hootsuite here.
How to find a YouTube comment
In YouTube, click on the menu option under the Posted tab. Then filter a comment by:
- Reply status
- By subscribers
- By search term
In Hootsuite, add a search feed to your dashboard. This extracts YouTube content and comments containing the keyword that you have defined, which makes it easier for you to find, like and comment on this content.u.
For example, create a search feed that contains your brand name or keywords associated with your brand. Instead of manually searching for content to interact with, it's popped straight into your Hootsuite dashboard search feed.
How to delete comments
There are two ways to delete YouTube comments natively.
If you are waiting for all comments to be reviewed:
You can view comments before they are made public. Instead of clicking the check mark to approve the comment, click the trash can to delete it.
If comments are automatically posted:
To delete a live YouTube comment , go to the Posted tab in the Comments section of YouTube Studio. Click on the three vertical dots next to thecomment you want to delete. Select Remove.
This process is very similar if you moderate comments in Hootsuite.
To remove a comment already posted, go to your posted comments feed. Click the More Actions option - the three vertical dots at next to the comment you want to remove - and click Remove.
If you moderate the comments before they are uploaded, click the Remove option on the comment under Moderate Feed.
How to report comments
In the comments section of YouTube Studio, click the flag to report the comment. This option is available in the Posted and Pending Review tabs.
It works the same in Hootsuite. Choose itperformance symbol to the More Stock button to report a comment. You'll find this option in both posted comments and moderated feeds.
How to view your YouTube comment history
To see all the public comments that your brand has already done so, check your YouTube Comment History.
First, make sure your YouTube History is enabled in your settings:
- Log in to your YouTube channel.
- Access your YouTube history by clicking the menu button in the top left corner and scrolling down to History.
- Click on Manage all activity.
- Click on the option YouTube history is on. You will see a check mark. You can now view your YouTube comment history.
1. Acgo to your YouTube history
Make sure you're on your YouTube channel instead of YouTube Studio.
Next, click on the three lines in the upper left corner of your screen. Scroll through the menu options until you find History in the drop-down menu.
2. Under History type, select Comments
Any public comments you have made will appear here, including your replies. If a video you commented on has since been deleted, that comment will not display here.
How to edit YouTube comments
Here's how to edit the comments you made on one of your brand's YouTube videos:
1. Go to your channel on YouTube
Click on the 'your profile icon in the upper right corner and select Your channel.
2. Access your history YouTube
Click on the menu in the upper left corner of your screen. Scroll down to History in the drop-down menu.
3. Under History type, select Comments
Click on the three vertical dots next to the comment you want to edit. This will bring up two options: Edit and Delete.
4. Click Edit and make your changes
This will bring you to your video. Now enter your changes and click Save.
Now you have all the tools and information you need to manage YouTube comments.
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