YouTube is getting very popular as people are shifting more towards Vlogging(Video Blogging). As the best cameras are now available at cheaper price tags, it gave birth to rise of many YouTubers. But wait not everyone can money from YouTube Easily.
According to The Wall Street Journal, PewDiePie (A famous youtube channel) earned $4 million in 2013 alone. The very Next year, according to a report from Swedish magazine Expressen reported that it’s production company, PewDie Productions AB, earned around $7.5 million in 2014, most of their revenue was from their youtube channel.
I’ll simplify the process of making more money through YouTube in this answer. But before that let me tell you that you can even make a huge fortune through Blogging as well.
So if you desire to become a Vlogger then you need to start a YouTube channel. To do that log in to YouTube with your Gmail and on the left menu click on Account settings option and you will see ‘Overview’ menu. Tap on “create a channel” link. Enter the channel name and update the relevant information accordingly.
Make sure that you pick a catchy name that reflects your channel theme. Once you set up a channel it time to upload some nice videos to the channel on a regular basis.
Choosing the Niche!
Content is king of the viral kingdom. A good content always rules.
Generally, it is better to choose a niche where you can create content out of passion. Do something you love to do. So make videos on topics that you actually love doing them. This way you can attain perfection naturally.
This will help you survive in the long run.
Generally, videos related to cooking, art, crafts, travel, fun and entertainment will quickly become viral within a short time. If you have a special interest in the above-mentioned topics then you may be the next PewDePie
Things to focus on growing a YouTube channel:
- Never Try to acquire subscribers or views from third-party sources as most of them are made by bots and are spam views.
- Try to build a subscriber base attract more views. This is the first and foremost thing to do because you can’t monetize the channel if you don’t meet minimum monetizing requirements of YouTube.
- All YouTube creators can apply to join as long as the program is available in your country. Once a channel reaches 4,000 watch hours in the previous 12 months and 1,000 subscribers it will be reviewed to join the program. This will indicate the quality of the channel.
Once you have created a channel that is attracting the attention of the audience, and it met the above YouTube monetization criteria apply for YouTube Monetization program and you can start showing ads on your YouTube Channel videos.
If you make to a decent channel with good subscriber base you can get sponsored reviews from various business in your niche. This way you can even earn more income from reviewing products.
This how you can earn from YouTube by making good and insightful videos with nice information.