Youtube is smart enough to track that you are actively watching the video or not. So that, when leave the Youtube apps for multitasking or lock your phone, the video gets paused. Here is a trick to stop this behavior and Youtube can be used just like a music player. You will be able to listen to your favorite Youtube mix when you are doing another task.
Here is the procedure.
- Open Youtube in your web browser. Chrome and Firefox will work good.
- Go to browser option and select “View desktop site” option.
- Play your favorite song or mix.
- Lock your phone or open up another apps what you want to work with. the song will be paused.
- Navigate to your notification bar and tap the play button.
Here it is, you can do any task now playing Youtube video in background, or lock your phone for just listening the song.
For iPhone user, Safari browser will not work. please download Dolphin browser or another browser that works.
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