After the period of isolation, the number of people working at home grew. The quest to become a content creator was no different. See in our article how Youtube monetization works and how it is possible to generate income.
How to create content for Youtube
Before thinking about monetizing, it is important to think about how to create content in a structured way. It is not enough to want to monetize, the channel needs to be relevant to generate income. Think about your audience and plan for the medium term.
Can you define the themes and formats of your videos? This is the first step. If the idea is to make 2 videos a week, there will be 104 in the year, try to list the themes of the year. Spend time thinking and save time doing.
How does Youtube monetization work?
Youtube monetization is done by displaying ads during videos. If the ad is watched and not skipped, the amount paid is full. Of the value of each exhibition, one part goes to Youtube and the other belongs to the partner channel. In addition, the channel needs to respect some conditions to be monetized:
- Achieve 10,000 total views on the channel’s videos;
- Keep at least 1,000 subscribers to the channel;
- Keep 4,000 hours viewed per year (12 months).
Is Youtube monetization automatic?
It’s not automatic. The channel interested in monetizing must activate the option and respect the guidelines of the Youtube Partnership Program (YPP). After the channel chooses monetization, the standard content analysis process, carried out by Youtube, begins. Analyzes are automatic and manual. The placement must adhere to the proper content guidelines for advertising.
How is the channel payment calculated?
Basically, the calculation is based on watched ads, divided between Youtube and the partner channel. When the ad is skipped, only part of the amount is paid.
There are other tools for the channel to generate income, the Super Chat and Super Stickers. These are messages with greater prominence, purchased by the audience, during live broadcasts. The channel can place them on the broadcast screen. This is a good strategy for channels that are just starting out.
The choice to monetize is the channel’s, Youtube checks if you accept the partnership, that’s it. The prerequisites must be met for the possibility to exist, if your goal is to monetize, try to fit in. We hope we have helped with any queries about Youtube monetization. Goodluck!