How To Cancel VidIQ Subscription? [in 2022]

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You have subscribed to a premium VidIQ plan but you don’t like it? No worries, you can unsubscribe from a VidIQ plan any time you want.

In this VidIQ tutorial, we are going to show you how to cancel a VidIQ subscription and everything else that you need to know related to this.

Without further ado, let’s dive in.

If you prefer to watch a video tutorial on how to cancel a VidIQ subscription, check out this one:

How to cancel a VidIQ subscription?

Here is how to cancel a VidIQ subscription:

  1. Sign in to your VidIQ account
  2. Select the Account Settings icon in the top right corner
  3. Select the ‘Billing’ tab
  4. Change the plan to Free

If you follow these instructions, your VidIQ subscription should be canceled and you won’t be charged the next month or year (depending on what kind of subscription you have canceled.)

If you want to try out a cheaper VidIQ alternative, you can get an exclusive 30-day TubeBuddy free trial by clicking on this button:

Can’t cancel the VidIQ subscription

If you have followed the instructions above you should be able to successfully cancel a VidIQ subscription or downgrade to a lower level VidIQ plan.

However, keep in mind the following. If you have purchased an annual subscription and want to cancel your subscription, you will not get refunded the remaining months in your

Also, take note that you have to follow the instructions above to cancel a VidIQ plan. It is not enough to remove the VidIQ extension from your browser or your phone as in that case, your VidIQ subscription will not be cancelled.

However, if you can’t cancel the VidIQ subscription for some reason, you can also try to contact VidIQ support and ask for VidIQ cancellation there.

You can contact them at [email protected] to request a VidIQ subscription cancellation.

Can you request a refund on VidIQ?

In most cases, VidIQ doesn’t offer refunds if you cancel the VidIQ subscription in the billing period.

However, if you think that you should be granted a VidIQ refund, you can try to contact their support and still try to request a refund on your VidIQ subscription.

There is a Twitter conversation where you can see that they sometimes offer refunds if the request is fair.

request a VidIQ refund

How to remove VidIQ account?

If you want to get rid of the VidIQ account as well, check out our tutorial here on that:

Did you take advantage of VidIQ features?

Most people cancel VidIQ not because the software is poor and doesn’t help you grow your YouTube channel but because they don’t know how to use VidIQ properly.

So even if you want to cancel your VidIQ subscription, we suggest you not give up.

Learn from the tutorials on how to take advantage of VidIQ YouTube software:

  • How to use VidIQ to get more views on YouTube? (Tobepublished)
  • How to do keywords research with VidIQ? (Tobepublished)

If you are struggling to get traction on YouTube, we are sure that you can VidIQ van help you with that. Just learn how to use it.

Get a VidIQ alternative instead

Just because you haven’t found VidIQ useful, doesn’t mean that another YouTube software won’t help you to grow your YouTube channel

If you are looking for a cheaper VidIQ alternative then you might want to try TubeBuddy that is a similar YouTube analytics and optimization tool just like VidIQ.

You can try it for risk-free for 30 days by clicking on this button:

If you are interested in our comparison of TubeBuddy and Vid IQ, check out this article:

  • VidIQ vs TubeBuddy: Which is the best YouTube Tool? (Tobepublished)

If you want to learn more about TubeBuddy, check out our comprehensive review:

  • TubeBuddy Review (Tobepublished)

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