How to Grow and Create a Successful YouTube Channel

Whether you vlog, play video games, or just want to use YouTube for your business, I have you covered in this course.
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  • Lectures 38
  • Length 2 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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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.  I will teach you how to grow and maintain your YouTube channel to places you only imagined it could go.  If you follow along I will teach you the methods I have used to grow multiple YouTube channels to 100,000's of thousands of subscribers.

This course will teach you valuable lessons on extremely beneficial YouTube practices that help turn your hobby into something much much more. You will be able to learn the methods that I have used successfully over the past 5 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!

Who 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?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: YouTube As a Career

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

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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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