There is almost no one in today’s world who hasn’t heard of YouTube, this is because it is simply one of the biggest and most popular websites on the internet. Google bought YouTube long time ago because they know how profitable it could get, they basically saw the future of it. So if YouTube is that profitable, why shouldn’t you take advantage of its potentials and start having a revenue of your own using it? Well, that is exactly what we’re going to talk about in this article. So if you’re interested to learn some important tips and strategies on how to make money on YouTube, please keep reading.
One of the best ways by which you can make money on YouTube is creating a great quality video which goes viral quickly. You have seen it before a lot of times, a video goes viral in a matter of hours and sometimes you don’t really know why, but it is always a good idea to take your chances in this regard. Another way of making money on YouTube is linking your videos to your website or blog to promote your business. This is a great way to attract people who are interested in visual content and for them to find your business and hopefully buy from you.
Another great way of making money on YouTube is participating in affiliate marketing programs. And the last way but certainly not least is to use YouTube partner program. All of these ways can work very well for you and it completely depends on your preference and your situation which one or ones to choose.
All of these methods we talked about are great unless you don’t have videos with high number of views. If you don’t have a lot of traffic coming to your videos, you won’t basically make a dime, no matter which method you use. So it is important for you to learn how to attract viewers to your videos.
The first step for creating quality and attractive videos is to search for your niche on YouTube and find the most liked videos about it. Remember to take your opinion into consideration as well, if you find a video which you find interesting and it also has a lot of views and likes by other people as well, then you can learn from that video and everything about it and apply its techniques to your own upcoming video. It is kind of like reverse-engineering.
When we talk about being displayed on the internet, we cannot deny the importance of search engine optimisation or SEO, and when we talk about SEO, there is no denying in the importance of keywords. So it is important for you to do a research about the most popular keyword regarding your niche and use those keywords in your video titles, captions and filenames. This way search engines will be able to the direct interested people to your videos and it will have a blast on the number of your viewers.
Use social media to your advantage, this means if you are a member of any social media such as Facebook, Myspace, LinkedIn, Twitter, etc, it is always a good idea to share your YouTube videos with your fanbase on these websites. Another great trick you can apply is to change the title and caption of each of your videos at least once a month to be able to make it reposted without losing views and likes.
If you have a website for your business, it is always a good idea to link your YouTube videos to your business,that is of course if it is related to your business. If you don’t have a website or a business of your own, you can always link your videos to the websites of your affiliates and get lots of commission. Your YouTube videos can make you a lot of money if they have a lot of views.