Only videos that have been uploaded to YouTube with a Creative Commons license can be edited into clips.Through YouTube’s “Creator Studio,” you can more quickly find Creative Commons videos to edit and share.
- Visit YouTube’s video editor, Creator Studio (www.youtube.com/editor).
- Sign in to your Google account if you are not already signed in. You will have to be signed in to use the video editor.
- Click on the Creative Commons icon to search by keyword for videos uploaded to YouTube with a Creative Commons license. (YouTube allows editing of only videos you have uploaded or videos others have uploaded with a Creative Commons license.)
- Continue with the "Creating Video Clips" steps in this guide to create and share video clips.