HOW TO GET PAID IN YOUR NEW YOUTUBE ACCOUNT 2023.
As an artist or content creator, monetizing your YouTube channel to earn money from your music or videos is the primary goal. It opens up opportunities to generate income from your music or any kind of creative content.
But wait, you need to meet the requirements of that, even after uploading your first video!
Here, we are taking you steps, & what you should know in parallel to the new YouTube monetization guidelines 2023.
1) Let’s start by taking you through to the minimum key eligibility requirements!
Now that you have already created your YouTube channel, for YouTube to ‘pay’, you have to join the YouTube Partner Program & be eligible for the monetization.
To join, you should meet these new updated criterias & policies.
a) Having atlist 500 subscribers. This is in accordance to the new policies which reduced it from 1000 subscribers on June 2023.
b) 3000 watch hours from the last 12 months.
Similar to the subscribers , this have also been reduced from the previous 4000 watch hours from the earlier YouTubers. Now This is So encouraging, isn’t it? To achieve this, you should engage your audience with uploads, like videos, music among other content allowed in YouTube.
2) Adsense Account Set Up.
Now that you have achieved the first criterias above, here is the most crucial step but before we even discuss further, let’s talk about what this Adsense is.
Adsense is a Google program that allows you to see & earn money from ads on your YouTube channel.
You MUST have this account for you to LINK it to your YouTube channel. If you don’t have Adsense, you can easily create one and you’ll be guided accordingly throughout the process until the last part to link it with your YouTube channel.
3) Now that we have our Adsense linked to our YouTube channel, note and remember you will be paid from the Ads popping up when someone watch your videos and content, therefore, we are advising you to upload Advertise-friendly content that complies with the YouTube policies and guidelines.
Avoid at any cost copyrighted content unless you have permission from the owner of the content. Otherwise you risk Losing your account after 3 copyright strikes!
Lastly, after keeping all the above in line, building your audience and engage your viewers so you may increase the watch hours, hence earning more cash from your channel.
Don’t forget to track your revenue and insights through your YouTube studio alongside your Adsense account.