the #1 YouTube milestone tool

Celebrate your channel’s success at every turning point. Get a custom milestone certificate and share your achievements with your fans.

Turn progress into shareable stories

Every growth milestone on YouTube is a step forward in your journey to becoming a full-time creator. Whether you reached your first 1,000 subscribers or got your first 10,000 views, these are moments to remember.

With TubeBuddy’s Milestones, you can easily celebrate and share these achievements with your community. Select your milestone, add a custom background, and download your certificate.

It’s not just about showcasing success; it’s about building a connection with your audience, keeping them invested in your journey, and thanking them for their support.

Turn each milestone into a stepping stone in your path to making a meaningful impact with your content and living off your passion. Thumbnails will get the most clicks. Combine advanced analytics with AI and watch your Click-Through Rate increase.

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Celebrate each turning point with Milestones

Here’s how Milestones works

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How to find your YouTube milestone certificate

Step 1: Open TubeBuddy’s menu at the top of your YouTube Studio dashboard.

Step 2: Click on the “Milestones” tab.

Step 3: Check your recent channel milestones.

Step 4: Customize the certificate’s background and share your wins with your fans.

Checkout what other creators are saying

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is a YouTube milestone?

A YouTube milestone is a significant achievement or marker of a channel’s progress. These milestones are typically quantifiable and represent key aspects of a channel’s growth and success. Common examples of YouTube milestones include:

– Reaching a certain number of subscribers (like 1,000, 10,000, 100,000, etc.).
– Accumulating a specific number of total video views (e.g., 10,000, 100,000, 1 million views).
– The number of videos uploaded (e.g., uploading your 10th, 50th, 100th video).

Do I need to share my milestones?

It’s up to you; there’s no right or wrong answer. However, we’d recommend you share your achievements for three reasons.

1. It’s a great way to connect with your audience. When you share your achievements, you’re not just showing off numbers but inviting your viewers into your journey. They get to see the progress and effort behind your content, making them feel more invested in your channel.
2. It helps you keep yourself motivated. Every milestone is a testament to your creativity and resilience and a clear sign that your hard work is paying off. Celebrating these moments can give you a sense of accomplishment and motivate you to keep going, especially during tougher times.
3. It can inspire others. Your journey can motivate your viewers or fellow creators to pursue their own goals. It shows that with dedication and creativity, success is achievable on YouTube. In a way, your milestones can transform you into more than a creator but a figure to follow and emulate.

What type of milestones are there?

TubeBuddy’s Milestones track achievements related to three metrics:

– Subscribers
– Views
– Uploads

How are milestones tracked?

Milestones track a channel’s achievements over the previous 30 days, starting from the time you open a TubeBuddy account.

Can I customize the certificate’s background?

Yes, users with Pro and Legend plans can personalize their certificate’s background in five ways. You can see these options by checking your channel’s milestones on TubeBuddy’s Milestones page. However, Free users can only use the default background.

Is Milestones free to use?

Yes, it is! However, free plan users can’t select custom backgrounds for their certificates.

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