We want to hear your story.

Share your story of how it got better and provide countless young adults with the inspiration and hope that you wish you had while growing up.

Upload your video to YouTube by clicking the button below. If your video is already on YouTube, submit the video URL. We will review your submission and post it on this site.

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Submission Guidelines

Please submit only one video under ten minutes in length.

  • YouTube/Google Account
    In order to upload your video, you must have a valid YouTube account. Click here to create a YouTube account.
  • Clear sound is crucial.
    If no one can hear it, no one will watch it. Make sure to shoot in quiet environments and project.
  • Don't backlight.
    Make sure light is on your face and not behind it — i.e. don't sit in front of a bright window.
  • Title and tag your video
    Use the title "It Gets Better" and include your name and location - ex: "It Gets Better: Dan and Terry in Seattle".
    Use tags to describe your video so that other people can find it mdash; ex: "Christian lesbian Nebraska" or "Seattle gay couple".
  • Please don't use our logo.
    Please don't use our logo in your video, as it is trademarked.