YouTube is a valuable resource that we don’t give enough credit to. Because it is a visual module, it provides us with a new way of learning and processing information. Little do we realize that YouTube actually provides us with so much more than just mere entertainment. Here are some ways to use YouTube that will change your life for the better!

1. Learn a new recipe

2. Watch a tutorial on how to fix small technical issues you’re having with your devices

3. Learn how to garden and take care of different plants

4. Keep up with the newest beauty products and fashion statements

5. Find videos to reinforce concepts you are learning in school

6. Watch reviews of products you are on the fence of buying

7. Explore different places of the world through Vlogs to find new travel destinations

8. Pick up some new life hacks for being productive

9. Explore new music from smaller bands

… And the obvious, and the one we all love:

10. Keep yourself entertained when you’re bored

Why not give it a try and see how much your life is changed by using YouTube a little differently.

About the Author

Jennifer Liwanag is a fourth year Legal Studies student minoring in Communications & Digital Media Studies at the University Of Ontario Institute Of Technology. While her childhood dream has been to pursue law, she has an undying love for writing, creativity, discovering new gadgets and learning new software. You can keep up to date with her digital and creative lifestyle on her personal Newsfeed ( where she shares her new favourite gadgets and crafty projects.