Making money on YouTube FAQ

How many YouTube views does it take to make $1,000?

Based on industry averages, you’ll need about 500,000 views to earn $1,000 from ads. The cost per thousand (CPM) works out to be $2 per 1,000 impressions.

Do you get paid for uploading videos on YouTube?

Content creators aren’t paid by YouTube for the videos they upload. Neither are videos monetized by default. 

How do YouTubers make money on YouTube?

1. Join YouTube's Partner Program 2. Sell products or merchandise 3. Crowdfunding 4. Fan funding 5. License content to media 6. Work with brands as an influencer 7. Become an affiliate marketer

How can you make money on YouTube without making videos?

The only way to make money from YouTube without producing videos is to reuse other creators’ content that falls under the Creative Commons license. This license lets you publish other people’s content and earn money from it.

Who is the richest YouTuber

– Ryan Kaji (YouTube Channel: Ryan's World) – Mr. Beast (Jimmy Donaldson) – Dude Perfect – Mark Edward Fischbach (YouTube Channel: Markiplier) – Logan Paul – Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg (YouTube Channel: PewDiePie) – Jake Paul – Daniel Middleton (YouTube Channel: DanTDM) – Smosh