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Old 05-14-2013, 12:41 PM
 
Location: Hollywood, CA
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Some of them are basically millionaires like Ray William Johnson who does nothing but comment on viral videos. Youtube seems like a lucrative market right now.

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Old 05-14-2013, 12:48 PM
 
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Some of them are basically millionaires like Ray William Johnson who does nothing but comment on viral videos. Youtube seems like a lucrative market right now.

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The guy who made the zombie prank video makes more in a week than someone with a Bachelors Degree.


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Old 05-30-2013, 12:06 PM
 
Location: Cape Cod
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I wondered about making money on youtube. Unless the video goes viral how do you do it? I probably have 20 videos on there and the most watched has near 7000 views, not exactly burning up the web there.
This past Amazing Race show had a young team on it and they claimed to be you tube hosts. Kind of a weird job but if they can make a living Good for them.
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Old 06-05-2013, 08:08 AM
 
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Perhaps you would also have to get a lot of subscribers.
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Old 06-12-2013, 05:54 AM
 
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I bet iJustine makes good money. She has 1.5 million subscribers on YouTube, and 1.5 million followers on Twitter. Doesn't hurt that she's hot though.

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Old 06-12-2013, 11:30 PM
 
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How exactly do people make money on Youtube? Do people have to pay to subscribe?
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Old 06-13-2013, 12:41 PM
 
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How exactly do people make money on Youtube? Do people have to pay to subscribe?
I believe you get a percentage of the ad revenue generated by your videos. So the more people on youtube seeing ads because of your video the more you make. Can anyone correct me of I'm wrong?
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Old 06-15-2013, 05:33 AM
 
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I believe you get a percentage of the ad revenue generated by your videos. So the more people on youtube seeing ads because of your video the more you make. Can anyone correct me of I'm wrong?
That sounds right to me.
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Old 07-23-2013, 05:33 PM
 
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I was excited and very interested when I clicked on the articles. After some scrolling, I soon realized that the articles are a few years old so the information is probably different now. Thanks anyway.
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Old 07-23-2013, 07:52 PM
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There is a gal named Michelle Phan on youtube who shows people how to put on different types of makeup styles, etc...she has been reported to make like $1.5mil just off youtube...she has deals outside of youtube due to her popularity with some major makeup firms like Maybelline, etc. to further increase her income and net worth.
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