YouTube Thumbnail Analyzer Feature

Thumbnail Analyzer

#1 YouTube Thumbnail Analyzer

Use AI to help you select the best thumbnails that will maximize your video’s click-through rate

our AI generated heatmap shows you what your audience sees

How cool is that? Our AI generates a heatmap that mimics the human eye so that you can see what parts of your thumbnails are drawing the most attention and what parts are being skipped over. Your thumbnails should be attracting people to view your content and not holding you back. With the Thumbnail Analyzer you can do just that.

compare your old thumbnails to improve your new ones

Are you tired of using the same thumbnail template over and over? Sometimes the smallest changes can produce the biggest results and that's exactly why we created the Thumbnail Analyzer. With this tool you can compare old thumbnails to potential new ones to ensure your thumbnails aren't holding you back.

receive a thumbnail score graded by our AI

Who doesn’t love AI? Ok, a lot of people... but we can promise you are going to love this. When you compare your old thumbnails to potential new ones using our Thumbnail Analyzer tool you will receive an AI predictive score

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how to analyze your thumbnails

  • Step 1: Open your YouTube Studio dashboard and find a video thumbnail you want to optimize.
  • Step 2: Select the video and elements you want to copy or update the end screen from.
  • Step 3: Import alternative Thumbnails to receive a predictive score compared to your current Thumbnail.

frequently asked questions

What is the TubeBuddy Thumbnail Analyzer tool?

The TubeBuddy Thumbnail Analyzer is a tool that helps YouTube creators optimize their video thumbnails for better engagement and click-through rates. It uses advanced AI algorithms to analyze and score your thumbnail based on several factors, including clarity, contrast, text, and more.

How does the Thumbnail Analyzer work?

To use the Thumbnail Analyzer, simply upload your video thumbnail or enter your YouTube video URL, and the tool will automatically generate a score and provide suggestions on how to improve your thumbnail. You can also compare your thumbnail to top-performing videos in your niche to see how you stack up.

Why is the Thumbnail Analyzer important for my YouTube channel?

Your video thumbnail is often the first impression viewers have of your video, and it can greatly impact whether or not they choose to click and watch. The Thumbnail Analyzer helps you create more effective and eye-catching thumbnails that can increase your click-through rates, which can ultimately lead to more views and subscribers.

Can the Thumbnail Analyzer tool be used for existing videos?

Yes, the Thumbnail Analyzer can be used for both new and existing videos. Simply enter the URL of the video you want to analyze, and the tool will generate a score and provide suggestions for how to improve the thumbnail.

Does the Thumbnail Analyzer tool cost anything?

The Thumbnail Analyzer is available as part of the TubeBuddy Pro and Star plans, which require a monthly or annual subscription fee. However, you can try the Thumbnail Analyzer for free as part of a 30-day free trial of TubeBuddy Pro.

Can the Thumbnail Analyzer be used on mobile devices?

No. Thumbnail Analyzer can help you determine how your thumbnail will grab attention on mobile devices but you'll need to be on a desktop or laptop computer to use the tool.

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