YouTube As a Career: How to Launch a Career on YouTube

How to start a business using only YouTube.
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About This Course

Published 10/2015 English

Course Description

With over 4 years on YouTube I have learned a good portion about what it takes to become successful and build a business on the platform. This course will teach you the same exact methods and steps that I have applied to my own channels to see tremendous results. With over 900,000 subscribers and 320,000,000 million video views there is no doubt in my mind that if you follow this course and listen to my advice, you can reach the same type of success that I have.

This course will teach you valuable lessons on extremely beneficial YouTube practices that help turn your hobby into a business. You will be able to learn the methods that I have used successfully over the past 4 years and apply them to your own YouTube channel to see results.

Some of the things we are going to cover;

  • How to name your YouTube channel
  • How to title your YouTube videos
  • How to describe your YouTube videos
  • How to tag your YouTube videos
  • Things that determine your search rankings
  • How to create an awesome looking YouTube thumbnail
  • How to create a video for your YouTube channel
  • Collaborating
  • Networking
  • Monetization
  • Programs (Free and Paid)
  • Choosing your niche
  • Annotations
  • Social media
  • Affiliate marketing
  • Upload scheduling and consistency
  • Free royalty free resources for videos, music, and photos
  • YouTube algorithm
  • All the steps that are involved to get your YouTube business up and running
  • And much more!


These aren't gimmicky techniques that other courses will try to sell you on, these are methods that work and actually show results. Whether you are completely new to YouTube or have previous experience, you can follow along and apply these practices to your channel immediately.

Thanks, Kris

What are the requirements?

  • You Should Have Access to a Computer and the Internet

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Know what goes into making a successful YouTube channel
  • Create your own unique and custom YouTube thumbnails
  • Create your own YouTube videos
  • Learn about why the naming of your channel and videos is crucial
  • Learn what goes into the monetization process and what determines your income
  • See how to title, tag, and describe your videos
  • See how to make money using affiliate links and marketing
  • See what programs are best for creating YouTube videos (free and paid)
  • Learn about annotations and why they are so important
  • Learn about collaborating and networking
  • Learn the best way to go about choosing a niche for your YouTube channel
  • See why schedule and consistency are huge when growing your following
  • Learn how to get your YouTube business up and running
  • and much more!

What is the target audience?

  • People aspiring to make a living on YouTube
  • Anyone with a passion for creating
  • People looking for a way to make money online
  • Anyone looking to start an online business

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Curriculum

Section 1: YouTube As a Career
02:06

I have been on YouTube since 2011 and built two channels from the ground up to over 900,000 subscribers and over 320,000,000 video views. This course is my baseline, my strategy, on how I climbed to a top 1,000 YouTube channel. Whether you are just starting out or have experience on YouTube, you will learn at least something from this course.

Before We Begin
Preview
01:13
Section 2: Naming Your YouTube Channel & Choosing Your Niche
Bad Channel Naming Habits
Preview
02:21
Good Channel Naming Habits
Preview
02:35
Choosing Your Niche
Preview
02:15
List of Niches - Having Trouble Finding a Niche? Look Here
23 pages
Overview - Dos and Don'ts of Naming Your YouTube Channel
Article
Section 3: Welcome to YouTube
Programs - What Programs We Will Need - Free/Paid
04:49
Create a YouTube Video Without Any Software Using Free Videos and Audio
10:17
Creating Our First Video Using Video Editing Software
12:22
Video Naming Don'ts - What Not to do When Naming Our YouTube Video
02:26
Video Naming Dos - What to do When Naming Our YouTube Video
03:56
Describing Our Video - How to use the YouTube Video Description
03:36
Tagging Our Video - How to use YouTube Tags
02:15
Tags Made Simple - YouTube Tag Generator
01:59
Creating a Thumbnail - How to Create an Awesome Thumbnail
12:06
Annotations - Using YouTube Annotations
05:14
More Keyword/Tag Tools
Article
List of Free Resources - Images, Videos, and Audio
Article
Section 4: Upload Schedule & Consistency
Upload Schedule & Consistency
02:33
Quality vs. Quantity
Article
Section 5: Community - Comments, Messages, and Likes/Dislikes
Your Comment Section
Article
Likes & Dislikes
Article
Community
Article
Section 6: Social Media & Networking
Social Media - Why it is Integral to Our YouTube Channel
03:36
Collaborating - Working with Other YouTube Channels
02:55
Networking - A Great Networking Technique
03:16
Social Media
Article
Networking
Article
Section 7: Making Money On YouTube
How to Set Up your Channel for Monetization
Article
Monetization and What Determines How Much We Get Paid
03:05
Affiliate Links & Marketing - Making Money Outside of YouTube
02:18
Section 8: What You Need to Know on YouTube
YouTube Algorithm - Keys to Ranking Higher
04:39
Copyrights - Things You Need to Know
02:06
YouTube Terminology - What does that mean?
Article
Section 9: Contact Me
Confused? Questions? - Check Here
Article
Section 10: Conclusion - Wrapping Up
Conclusion - Overview
01:17
Conclusion
Article

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Instructor Biography

Kris Carroll, YouTube Entrepreneur

Hey there, my name is Kris. I have been making a living off of the internet for the past 4 years with YouTube being my main source of income. During that time I was able to grow two YouTube channels to over 900,000 subscribers and reach 320,000,000 million video views worldwide. My videos have been seen all around the world on a variety of entertainment platforms including the Chinese video sharing sites Youku & Tudou where I have amassed nearly 30,000 subscribers and nearly 20,000,000 video views.

Video creation is my passion and sharing that with you comes a close second. My goal as an instructor is to educate a new generation of YouTube content creators who are having issues getting started or who may have started but don't know where to go next. My courses are aimed to be beginner friendly and to help even the most experienced.

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