Make money with your video camera, dslr or smartphone. Youtube the popular video sharing site shares it’s ad revenue with its users. Be a part of Youtube to make something from it. The essential ingredients for a profitable YouTube channel are a loyal, engaged community and a steady stream of great videos. Before jump to earn money with your channel, first you need to grow your audience and make consistent videos that you enjoy and your viewers love to watch.
Set up your Youtube channel to earn money
All YouTube creators can apply to join the YouTube Partner Program. After you hit 10,000 lifetime views on your channel, your activity will be reviewed against Youtube policies. If everything looks good, you’ll be able to join the YouTube Partner Program and begin serving ads on your content (As of April 6, 2017, channels that have fewer than 10,000 views cannot run ads on their videos).
Step 1: Read and agree to the YouTube Partner Program terms
Step 2: Sign in to YouTube.
Step 3: In the top right, select your account icon > Creator Studio.
Step 4: In the left menu, select Channel > Status and features.
Step 5: Under “Monetization,” click Enable. Follow the on-screen steps to accept the YouTube Partner Program Terms.
Step 6: Create a new AdSense account or connect an existing one to your channel. You need an AdSense account to earn money from your videos and get paid.
Set monetization preferences
Set what types of ads you want to run on your videos and automatically turn on monetization for all your existing and future videos. When you set this up, you will start earning money as soon as your channel is approved.
Step 1: Confirm you want to monetize for all your existing and future videos.
Step 2: Check the boxes under Ads formats to choose the types of ads you want to show.
Step 3:Click Save.
In short, steps to get your Youtubechannel ready to earn:
Step 1: Setup a channel and apply to join the YouTube Partner Program. Your channel must have 10,000 lifetime views before your application to join the YouTube Partner program can be reviewed.
Step 2: Connect your YouTube channel to an AdSense account in order to earn money and get paid for your monetized videos.
Step 3: Take a minute to get to know the kinds of videos you can monetize and the different ad formats.
Step 4: Select “monetize with ads” for your videos and choose which ad formats and videos you want from the YouTube Studio app and in video manager.
Step 5: Keep making great videos that your viewers loves to watch.
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You can make money through other ways like,
Creating Educational & Training Videos
You can create educational videos, or training type instructional videos with your camera or smartphone. You can start a Youtube channel and upload videos to it get viewership, yo monetize you can use YouTube monetization. You can also sell the Videos in Cd’s or DVDs through online shopping site or through your own site. You can sell it as bundle packages or as individual items.
The need for new and high quality online videos is increasing day by day. Anyone having a good DSLR or video camera can now capture and upload their footage and sell it on the Internet. You don’t want to setup your own website for it. There are several sites offering such features, shutterstock and iStock are some of them. Do an internet search, you can find tons of such sites.
Every business needs great videos to promoting their products or services.You can tie up with some company’s to prepare their product videos. You can independently start a video reviews site or YouTube channel like others to display your intense reviews !
Music videos and Specialty Videos
You can create your own music videos with minimum instruments. There are tons of tutorials available online about this. You can create specialty videos like aerial footage, timelapse videos, underwater and sports footage. You can build a business by showcasing your skill on a portfolio website.
How To Videos
Create your own information videos showing how to do something. You can choose some subjects like web designing, gardening, pet training, etc and can sell the video as CD’s or DVD’s or on your YouTube channel as online instructional video series.
Like creating music albums, you can create documentaries on different topics. But you need more video editing expertise and months of dedication and groundwork is essential to make it real.
What are the options that you have in your mind?