How to Make Money on YouTube (a Beginner’s Guide)

Are you looking for a lucrative side hustle or full-time gig? Learn how to make money on YouTube. Why YouTube? Because it’s one of those online places, you go to find everything!

Here’s how many of the vloggers have made accomplishment into a reality.

Step 1: Monetizing Your YouTube Channel

The first step toward making money on YouTube is monetizing your channel. While a decade ago, this was an easy process, now it is a bit more complicated. Due to the sheer volume of content made and posted to the platform, there is an application process associated with monetizing a YouTube channel.

Step 2: Google AdSense

Once you have reached 1,000 subscribers and 4,000 watch hours, you can apply for Google AdSense to monetize your channel.

Step 3: YouTube Sponsorship

While every aspiring YouTuber’s goals are to monetize their channel with Adsense, ads may not be the most lucrative way to make money. Whether or not an individual achieves the monetization of their channel, there is the possibility of receiving sponsorships.

Step 4: Transforming a YouTube Channel into Other Opportunities

YouTube is an excellent method for aspiring individuals to earn a reputation and jumpstart their careers. Many performers have created content on YouTube to generate an audience to view their craft. Doing so allows them to gain popularity within the general public.