Youtube has further stamped google as the company of our generation. A lot of people create a YouTube Channel to Make a fortune. Aside from advertising on websites, Youtube advertising is another google-own advertising platform
Youtubers create videos on youtube channel to make a cut of the advertisement bonuses paid by advertisers on Google. Youtube host videos on virtually any topic past, present, and future predictions. It is fair to state also on every field of study too. About 300 hours of video added to Youtube every single minute.
It is indeed a smart idea to jump into creating a youtube channel to make some bucks. We are here to guide you through give tips to create a successful youtube channel.
Creating a YouTube channel using your Google account
As other Google platform, you need to own a Google account before starting up with Youtube. Getting a new channel is simple.
- Go to YouTube.com and click ‘sign in’ at the top right corner.
- Sign in with your Google account details.
- To the top right corner, go to profile and then click on Settings.
- Under settings, click create a channel.
- Next, choose kind of channel (personal channel or business channel) based on the purpose.
- Go with business, Then name your channel and choose a category.
Tips on YouTube channel art
YouTube channel art is similar to the Facebook cover photo. YouTube channel art welcomes people to your channel as such. It is paramount use an artist, welcoming art that gives an insight purpose of the channel.
Ideally, the optimal image size of a Youtube channel art is 2560 x 1440 pixel image. The file size should be at most 4 megabytes. A portion of the channel art is cropped off on uploading that is why you should ensure that text and youtube channel logo are placed in the center of the image within the safe area. YouTube enables you to add a link that is displayed at the bottom right corner of your channel art.
5 YouTube Channel ideas to enhance your channel
- Add description
YouTube gives you a space to give an insight into your channel. Although it is limited to 1000 characters, be direct and be creative with it. Because the short copy will also be displayed on search engines. So ensure to include keywords that relate to your page.
- Add links to your channel
Adding links can really do a lot for your page. To add a link to your channel, go to the header on your channel’s homepage and click on the cog that is closed to the subscriber count.
Next, go to the Channel Settings. Toggle on “Customize the layout of your channel”
On enabling customization of your channel, Now you can Edit Links from the setting menu on your cover art.
- Add a channel trailer
You want to give visitors the right engagement un entering your page. By keeping them drawn to the page and keep moving from on video another. A channel trailer will definitely serve the purpose.
A channel trailer must be attractive and grab attention from the beginning.
- Add your contact details (email address)
If you running a business youtube page, include your contact details. YouTube allows users to fill in channel profile for business inquirers to see.
This is seen on the “About” section of your channel.
These are the basic set up to Create a youtube channel to Make Millions