How to hide the subscribers of your YouTube channel


hide youtube subscriber counter

We don’t want to discourage you, but growing on YouTube right now is very difficult. The algorithm of this platform gives high priority to the usual youtubers (because they deserve it, it’s true), thus overshadowing the new content creators. If you are new to YouTube, we recommend that you continue making videos if you really like doing it and don’t pay too much attention to numbers. If you are good and original, sooner or later your time will come.

You will say… But how can I not give importance to the numbers on YouTube if the platform shows them everywhere? Well, there is a way to hide the number of subscribers of your channel so you don’t worry about it. For the sake of your sanity, below we will teach you how to hide the subscriber counter on YouTube.

Hiding the subscribers of your YouTube channel is that easy

hide number of youtube subscribers

The first thing you have to know is that you can only hide the number of subscribers of your YouTube channel from Chrome or any other browser (it cannot be done from the app). You can do it from your mobile, tablet or PC, as long as you enter YouTube through the browser. With that said, follow these steps to disable your YouTube channel’s subscriber count:

  • Click the following link to enter YouTube Studio.
    • On mobile they will suggest you download the app, but it is not necessary. Simply click on Continue to Studio.
  • If you haven’t already, log in on YouTube with your account.
  • press the option Setting (it is the gear that is at the bottom, on the left).
  • Choose Channel on the left side of the pop-up window that opened.
  • Then choose Advanced settings at the top.
  • Scroll down until you find the option Subscriber count.
  • Uncheck the box that says Show the number of people subscribed to my channel.
  • Finally, click on Save.
  How to hide notification bar icons on any Android

Ready! That way, no one else will be able to see how many subscribers your YouTube channel has. however you you can continue watching them from YouTube Studio. So, if you turned off the subscriber counter to not bother yourself so much about the numbers, avoid entering YouTube Studio and that’s it.

By the way, doing this you will continue to receive new subscribers without problemsonly YouTube won’t show them to the public.