So, you think you need lots of subscribers on YouTube to make money? πŸ’΅

You'd be wrong ❌

I only have 2,600 subscribers on YouTube πŸ“Ί

Yet, I made $2,695.86 in the last 30 days πŸ’Έ

How did I do that? Let's talk about it πŸ‘‡πŸ‘‡πŸ‘‡
The most common way you think of making money on YouTube is with ADs (Google Adsense).

However, while you can make serious money this way, it will likely not be your main source.
AND if you wait to meet the requirements to be AD monetized on YouTube

(1000 subscribers & 4000 watch hours)

You will likely be waiting a while to make money.

And worse, you will be missing a HUGE opportunity.

More on that in a second.
My channel is now AD monetized. It took me a little over 6 months to become YouTube AD monetized.

This is faster than a lot of people but still slower than others.

Either way, 6 months is a long time not to make money while putting in the work.
In the last 30 days, I have made $969.87 with YouTube ADs. πŸ’΅

This might seem like a LOT given how few subscribers I have.

The reason?

It's all about that NICHE.
Pick a profitable niche, and you will get very high CPMs (cost per thousand).

Get high CPMs, and you will make way more money per view.

What are the highest CPM niches on YouTube?

So that's great, but HOW do you make money on YouTube before you are AD monetized?

In the last 30 days, I've made $1725.99 with affiliate links on my channel. πŸ’΅

The best part is I have been doing this WAY before I got "officially" monetized on YouTube.
Affiliate links are something ANY size channel can do, and it will likely way outperform ADs on your videos.

What's the secret to actually making affiliate money with a tiny channel?

Video SEO
1. Pick topics/subjects that answer questions and that people are searching for.

2. Optimize your title, thumbnail, keywords, and description

3. Get ranked in search

4. Profit

A GREAT strategy for small channels that WORKS (as I have proven).
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