People are making thousands of dollars by monetizing their videos on YouTube. If you’re a beginner, you might feel a little difficulty in monetizing your videos on YouTube. Yea, if your video is live on YouTube and it’s bit popular too, you can make enough money by monetizing it.
I can understand if you’re unable to find option to monetize your YouTube videos because if you’re beginner then primarily you will have to enable the Monetization option on YouTube and then you’ll be able to associate your Adsense account to your YouTube channel to monetize videos automatically and easily.
Here’s How to Start Monetizing Your YouTube Videos
Now, read carefully to start monetizing your YouTube videos! First of all, visit YouTube.com and sign in with your account. After that click on your profile icon and then click on gear icon to open YouTube settings.
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On the YouTube Settings Page, you’ll find a link to “View additional features” as shown in the following screenshot. Click on this link.
Here, on the Features Page look for the Monetization option. As you can see in the following picture, it will ask you to choose your country location before signing up for monetization. So, click on “Choose your country location” link.
Now, you will be redirected to the page where you can choose your country location. Along with choosing your country there are many other settings on this page like choosing keywords for your channel, check Allow Advertisements option and more. After making changes click on Save button.
Now, again go back to the Status and features page and here you’ll now see Enable button in front of the Monetization section. So, click on this button to enable the Monetization for your YouTube channel.
Again, you’ll be needed to click on Enable My Account button to complete the process, as shown in following picture.
After clicking on this button it will also ask to accept the YouTube partner program terms and after that in the next window you will be needed to select your desired ad format for your videos as shown in following screenshot.
That’s all about enabling the monetization for your YouTube videos. But, for start making money from your videos you will have to associate an Adsense account with your channel.
For this visit THIS LINK and click on How will I be paid? term and then click on Associate an Adsense account link.
In the next screen, click on Next and you will be redirected to AdSense to link your existing AdSense account or create a new one if you do not have one yet. Once you have completed this process, you will be redirected back to YouTube.
That’s all. By connecting your Adsense account with YouTube, you will be able to monetize your videos without any hassle.
Still, if you’re having any problem related to monetize your YouTube videos, you can ask me via comments. I will be happy to answer you. 🙂