YouTube is the most popular video sharing website from Google. It is the best way to earn money from home. You don’t need to have a website or blog to start making income. You just need good ideas, useful content and camera to shoot your videos. There are thousands of people that are already generating 5 to 7 figure monthly income from YouTube. But you have to choose channel niche according to your knowledge or interests.
There are a lot of options like online tutorials, Do it yourself videos, beauty and makeup etc. You should choose the best option for which you have true passion. We will share some popular video ideas too in the last section of this post.
Let’s check out the easy steps to start a YouTube channel and how to generate income from it.
Step 1: Signup with YouTube
This is very first step to get started with YouTube. You have to sign up with your Google (Gmail) account. It is an easy process to proceed with YouTube.
Step 2: Create YouTube Channel
After the completion of 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 left side of screen
- Click on ‘My Channel’ as shown in the screen shot
- 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 that looks like this:
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 in YouTube.
Step 5: Video Thumbnail
Select video thumbnail from the options or you can upload custom thumbnail too.
Step 6: Making your video Public
Choose “Public” option from privacy settings, select a right category and save your video settings.
Step 7: Making money from YouTube channel
To start making money you have to setup Google AdSense account. But you can setup AdSense account only if your channel becomes eligible for it. You have to upload useful videos that attract visitors. Start uploading videos on regular basis that help your viewers or are knowledgeable for them.
Note: It is extremely easy to get AdSense approval on YouTube Channels in comparison to blogs or websites.
If you follow all these steps then you will surely be able to make handsome income from YouTube.
Popular YouTube Money Making ideas!!
Here are some latest ideas that you can choose for your Video channel:
- Beauty Channel
- Fashion and Lifestyle
- Do it Yourself Videos
- Online Tutorials (study, sewing, painting etc.)
- Mimicry and funny videos
- Web series
All these are some latest popular ways to make money through YouTube. Hope this post helps you!