This is Why You Can’t Quit Your Job Yet: YouTube CPM & AdSense Explained

Shouldn’t making money on YouTube be easy?

I mean, you just let ads show on your videos and voilà, it’s money in the bank.

But do you instead end up scratching your head trying to figure out why you’re earning so little?

You’ve probably scrutinized your AdSense reports as you try to get to the bottom of what’s happening. But nothing seems to make any sense.… Keep Reading

Kevin Kelly’s 1,000 True Fans Predicted the Future of Online Business

Before we ever made a dollar as YouTube entrepreneurs, we used to think you needed an amazing, once in a lifetime idea to start a business.

And a rich uncle to “loan” you a bunch of money.

And an audience of millions to sell your product to.

It made starting a business feel so impossible.

But one day we read an article that shattered all of our preconceptions about being a creator.… Keep Reading

The Ultimate Guide to Starting A YouTube Channel

When my best friend Kong and I dropped out of college to start a YouTube channel, our friends and family thought we’d lost our minds.

I have to admit — starting a YouTube channel was Kong’s idea, and I thought it was idiotic at the time.

But after doing some research, we realized there were a ton of people who started successful YouTube channels without any experience:

No filming or editing skills.Keep Reading