Updated June 2016 with 35 channels of YouTube fun!
The best YouTube channels in Educational, Foodie, Funny, Motivational, Music, Professional, and Science.
There is quality entertainment on the Internet and YouTube really brings it by providing a space for smart and creative channels.
YouTube is the 2nd most popular social networking site just after Facebook according to ebizmba.com.
I categorized the list although some channels have a little bit of everything. I hope you enjoy it and discover a new YouTube channel you will want to share with others.
Did you know that many YouTube videos are Vlogs? Video blogs. Under ‘Professional’ on this list, you will find 2 Vloggers that teach how to create YouTube videos and market them. Have fun!
Best YouTube Channels
“Big Think is the leading source of expert-driven, actionable, educational content — with thousands of videos, featuring experts ranging from Bill Clinton to Bill Nye, we help you get smarter, faster. We aim to help you explore the big ideas and core skills that define knowledge in the 21st century, so you can apply them to the questions and challenges in your own life.”
“Tons of awesome courses in one awesome channel: John Green teaches you World History 2; Hank Green teaches you Anatomy & Physiology; Phil Plait teaches you Astronomy; Craig Benzine teaches you U.S. Government and Politics.”
“Welcome to my new channel containing life-changing ideas in less than a minute. All of the videos are based on ideas in my book, 59 Seconds. Take a look and let me know what you think.”
“Our mission to provide a world-class education for anyone, anywhere. All Khan Academy content is available for free at www.khanacademy.org.”
“Funny infotainment videos featuring the most shocking, controversial, mysterious, funny, weird and mind-blowing facts! Get ready to binge watch, and learn some INCREDIBLE things! New uploads every Monday and Friday!”
“Our World is Amazing.”
“These video recipes are from my website http://foodwishes.com and Allrecipes.com – Watch these fun to make, and easy to follow recipes, and you’ll improve your culinary skills dramatically! If you visit http://foodwishes.com – you can read the story, ingredients, and details that go along with these recipes. Not to mention lots of other fabulous fun for foodies!”
“Welcome to the Food Tube Family and the largest foodie community in Europe!”
“Laura in the Kitchen is an interactive cooking show hosted by Laura Vitale. The show focuses on Italian cuisine, but viewers are very welcome to make requests. As you will see many of the recipes in the show are the result of audience requests!”
“SORTED is the most exciting foodie community on the internet… We’ve got hundreds of easy recipes from simple dinners and midweek meals to delicious desserts and naughty treats, with inspiration from all over the world thanks to your tips and tricks.”
“Love food? So do we. Tastemade is your daily destination for the best food experiences from around the world. Featuring original recipes and exclusive series from some of the web’s biggest cooking stars, there’s something here for every appetite.”
“New video every Monday!”
“We are Rhett & Link and this is our daily morning talk show.”
“Welcome to the world-famous Just For Laughs Gags channel. Subscribe to our channel and stay up to date on our latest pranks!”
“This is the official YouTube channel for the Late Late Show with James Corden on CBS.”
“The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon features hilarious highlights from the show including comedy sketches, music parodies, celebrity interviews, ridiculous games, and, of course, Jimmy’s Thank You Notes and hashtags! You’ll also find behind the scenes videos and other great web exclusives.”
“Dani Johnson has led hundreds of thousands of people throughout the world with her expert teachings on business, money and relationships, all while adding more enjoyment and fun, so they may live the truly uncommon life. Learn to use the same strategies this broke, young cocktail waitress used to go from living out of her car with $2.03 to her name to earning her first million in 2 short years! As a devoted wife, loving mother of 5 children and 7 grandchildren, and servant of the Most High God, Dani leads and coaches with a passionate desire to see her clients transformed in their spiritual, family and professional lives. Her goal is to equip them to not only succeed, but thrive, in the marketplace. http://www.danijohnson.com”
“I #Believe in entrepreneurs. Believe that what you’re doing is right. Follow your passion. Do it because you’re meant to do it. Do it to do it, not just to make money. Believe that you can achieve it. Have the confidence to know that if you think you can achieve it, you can. Believe that it will happen. Have the conviction to follow through. Trust that if you see only darkness around you, there is light at the end of the tunnel. I believe in entrepreneurs. It’s why I made this channel. I believe in you. Make something remarkable happen. Believe.”
Michael Hyatt is a marketing expert. He discusses “issues related to personal development, productivity, leadership, and platform-building” in his video series.
“Proctor Gallagher Institute is the foremost Life and Business coaching in the world, known for its Founder Bob Proctor from the hit movie, The Secret! To millions of people across the globe, the name Bob Proctor is synonymous with success. His insights, inspiration, ideas, systems, and strategies are the dimes on which countless lives have spun — the sparks that have ignited career transformations, personal epiphanies, inner awakenings, and the creation of million-dollar fortunes the world over. As a speaker, author, consultant, coach, and mentor, Bob Proctor works with business entities and individuals around the world, instilling within them not only the mental foundations of success and the motivation to achieve, but also the actionable strategies that will empower them to grow, improve, and thrive in today’s ever-changing world. Be sure to subscribe to our official YouTube Channel!”
“Welcome to Zig Ziglar and Ziglar Corp’s official youtube channel. Zig is the legendary King Of Motivation who has changed the World and influenced millions. We regularly update this channel with new and inspiring video content (Both educational and motivational). We hope you subscribe and welcome your feedback and suggestions. Check back often.”
“I make a lot of genres of music with a lot of different instruments, including things that aren’t instruments like pants and balloons.”
“What do you get when you mix up a marketing genius that does video, a studio engineer that writes music, a pianist that had a successful solo career, and a cellist that does pretty much everything? The Piano Guys: a miraculous meeting of “guys” with the same intrinsic purpose — to make a positive impact in the lives of people all over the world through music videos.”
Curated music videos. Features Hot This Week and Top 10 Videos in categories.
“Derral Eves is a YouTube and Video marketing consultant with a large amount of his background in social media, mobile, and video marketing.”
“Experience the world of Google on our official YouTube channel. Watch videos about our products, technology, company happenings and more. Subscribe to get updates from all your favorite Google products and teams.”
“You have a message worth spreading on YouTube; I want to help your message reach the people who need to hear it. We discuss how to leverage YouTube as a social media platform and use it to build an audience that cares about your message. If you are a video creator or a YouTuber, subscribe and join us for weekly YouTube training videos!”
“Hi! Welcome to Beyond Science! This is where I bring you stories of strange, mysterious phenomenons and anything else that is really cool and interesting. My name is Mike Chen and there are a few things I love and those are Food, News, Chinese Culture and Mysterious Phenomenons. Also please check out my other Channel(link on banner) “Strictly Dumpling” where I share my love of food! Thanks Everyone!!!”
“Optical illusions, Science and more!”
“cool science experiments”
“The King of Random”
“Simply put: cool physics and other sweet science.”
“Gav and Dan take on the world in Slow Motion!”
“An element of truth – Science and engineering videos”
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