How to Make Money Doing YouTube Videos + YouTubers’ Income

While aspiring to make money online, creating videos for an eager audience may seem to be the dream of children, many adults are living and even thriving on this method of income generation.

How much money do YouTubers make? The answer isn’t as straightforward as you would assume. Several different factors come into play, and some things are the product of pure luck.

Once a YouTuber applies and receives the approval to monetize their channel, they begin generating an income from making videos. 

YouTube Monetization

Google AdSense is an online platform that assists websites or YouTubers with ad placement. The process for engaging AdSense is simple. 

Google AdSense

The easiest way to do this is to recommend products or services in your video and include your affiliate link. Each time your viewers purchase, you will receive a small commission.

Affiliate Income

Collection donations can be an excellent way for smaller channels to make money. William “Suede” DuFresne is an excellent example of using a Patreon to monetize a YouTube channel.