Pick a Winner from YouTube comments

The YouTube comment winner picker and comment export is finally here! You can now pick giveaway winners from the comments on your videos using Woobox. You can even pick from up to 100 comments for free!

First get connected to your YouTube channel by going to Business Settings and clicking YouTube.

Business settings - YouTube

Follow the prompts and sign in to your Google account and your channel will be connected.

YouTube channel connected

Click Social on the left of your dashboard, then select YouTube to access your videos and their comments.

Social - YouTube Comment Picker
YouTube posts

Exporting or picking winners from comments works just like your Facebook or Instagram posts. Just click on the Pick Winner button, click the checkbox if you want to limit chances to once per user, then click “Pick Winner“.

Pick winner button on YouTube post
Pick a winner screen - YouTube

The winner(s) and their comment will display below. You can unpick winners using the Unpick button on the right.

YouTube comment winner
Unpick button

To export the comments from the video, click the grey Export Comments at the top of the screen to start the download.

Export YouTube comments

You can also export the comments from the main YouTube Posts page by clicking the word-bubble icon below the Pick Winner button.

Word bubble youtube comment export button
Updated on April 2, 2021

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