How to earn money on YouTube
In recent times YouTube is the most popular video-sharing website. Thousands of people are already generating lakhs of money from it. And, it is extremely easy to get AdSense approval on YouTube Channels in comparison to blogs or websites.
Hosted by Google YouTube seems the best way to earn money. However, you need good ideas, useful contents and either a camera or mobile to shoot your videos.
We suggest you choose a channel niche according to your knowledge or interests.
Categories like online tutorials, Do it yourself videos, beauty, and makeup, etc are doing very good on YouTube. You should choose the best option for which you have a true passion.
Here are the easy steps to start a YouTube channel and how to generate income from it.
Step 1: Signup with YouTube
To create a Youtube account you need to have a Gmail ID. If you have one, that is cool. Otherwise, create a Gmail account. It is very easy to create a Gmail account. Search on Google and you will be guided to open an account.
Now sign up with your Google (Gmail) account.
Step 2: Create a YouTube Channel
After the completion of the sign up process, you need to create your YouTube Channel where you will upload your content (videos).
- On YouTube homepage click on the bar on the left side of the screen
- Click on ‘My Channel’.
- A form will be shown, enter your channel name in this form and click on create channel
- In the next box enter a catchy channel description that clearly describes your channel niche and click done
- Now, your channel is all set to upload videos.
Step 3: Upload videos
After setting up the channel you can upload your videos from the option on the top right corner
On clicking this upload option you will be directed to next page.
Click on ‘Select files to upload’, choose your file and upload it.
Step 4: Add Video details
After uploading your file you need to insert title, description, tags for the video. All the details are extremely important to find your videos on YouTube.
Step 5: Video Thumbnail
Select video thumbnail from the options or you can upload custom thumbnail too. Customizes thumbnail means you can make a thumbnail of your own that you think suits best to your video. Thumbnail is the face of your YouTube video. So make it catchy so that people would be lured to watch the video.
Step 6: Making your video Public
Choose “Public” option from privacy settings, select the right category and save your video settings.
Step 7: Making money from YouTube channel
To start making money you have to set up a Google AdSense account. But you can set up AdSense account only if your channel becomes eligible for it. You have to upload useful videos that attract visitors. Start uploading videos on a regular basis that help your viewers.
If you follow all these steps then you will surely be able to make a handsome income from YouTube.
YouTube Money Making popular categories
Here are some latest ideas that you can choose for your Video channel:
- Music videos
- Lifestyle videos
- Beauty Channel
- Do it Yourself Videos
- Online Tutorials (study, sewing, painting, etc.)
- Mimicry and funny videos
- Web series
Hope the article helps you to start your own YouTube channel from where you can earn as per your effort. All the best.