How to Message a Friend a YouTube Video on Facebook

By Michael O. Smathers

You can use Facebook for more than just sending messages to friends. You can also send them YouTube videos that you or other users posted. YouTube, like many sites, has integrated its functionality to easily access sites like Facebook and Twitter.

Things You'll Need

  • Youtube account
  • Facebook account

Step 1

Log in to your YouTube and Facebook accounts. Open a YouTube video.

Step 2

Click the "Share" button and then click the Facebook icon -- a lowercase letter "f" on a blue background.

Step 3

Click the drop-down arrow next to "Share" and select "In a Private Message."

Step 4

Enter your Facebook friend's name and a message. Click "Share Link."