- Public videos are indexed by Google and searchable in YouTube and search engines like Google
- Private videos can NOT be seen by anyone, even if you share them! Do not share a private YouTube video.
- Unlisted videos CAN be shared AND they are not indexed by Google or discoverable in YouTube by other uses. Only those with the link can view the video. Use this.
Change video privacy settings
Public videos can be seen by anyone at YouTube. They can also be shared with anyone using YouTube. They're posted on your channel when you upload them and show up in search results and related video lists. Private videos and playlists can only be seen by you and the people you choose.