Query from YouTube into Google Sheets or Post data from Google Sheets into YouTube using Sheet Director.

What is Sheet Director?

Sheet Director is a G Suite add-on that helps to manage and control bi-directional data flow between Google Sheets and several other applications like Google Calendar, Tasks, Contacts, Sheets, QuickBooks, FreshBooks, Zoho etc.

It is available in the G Suite Marketplace and Chrome Web Store. Please check Installation instructions to install the add-on.

What is Youtube?

YouTube is a video sharing service where users can do following.

  • Users can search for and watch videos
  • Like/Comment/share other YouTube videos
  • Create a personal YouTube channel
  • Upload videos to your channel
  • Users can subscribe/follow other YouTube channels and users
  • Create playlists to organise videos and group videos together

Use Case(s)

> Pull all data from YouTube and store it into a spreadsheet.


Sheet Director

Google Sheets

Setting up YouTube in Sheet Director

Choose App and Service:

  • Select YouTube Analytic from the list of applications.
  • Select service as Query.
  • Switch on Run Automatically if the queries needs to be executed in regular intervals.

YouTube Configuration

  • Click sign in with Google to connect with YouTube

  • If YouTube is connected successfully the following screen appears.
  • Select the fields that needs to be displayed in the sheet.
  • Select the Filters as required.
  • Filters include fields, matches, value.
  • Enter the maximum results that you want to fetch the data.
  • Select the destination sheet to save the data or create a new sheet by clicking the Add new icon.
  • Click on execute button to pull the data into sheet
  • Click save button to save the service

Sample Output