Social Blade

The socialblade sensor platform allows you to monitor a YouTube channels subscriber count and total views count. The sensor retrieves data from the Social Blade website.


To get the YouTube channel ID, search for and select the channel on the Social Blade website. The channel ID will be at the end of the Social Blade URL:{channel_id}


To enable the sensor, add the following lines to your configuration.yaml file:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
  - platform: socialblade
    channel_id: YOUTUBE_CHANNEL_ID

Configuration Variables

channel_id string Required

YouTube channel ID.