Are you in need of extra income? Or do you just want to add an additional stream of income? Well look no further, YouTube is here to the rescue! In today’s technological world, it is time to work smarter not harder! You see so many new faces in the worlds of beauty, health, crafts, and comedy. If you ask majority of these new trendsetters where they got their start, you will likely hear YouTube more than one time. YouTube is quickly becoming one of the most effective start up business tools to have. So, why not hop on the train while it’s moving full steam ahead! The following information will give you the steps and tools you will need to start making money online through YouTube.

YouTube Background

YouTube was founded in 2005 by three former PayPal employees, Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawed Karim. The idea came about after they all experienced trouble finding and sharing videos of recent events that had occurred in the world. YouTube was acquired in 2006 by Google for 1.65 billion. Can we say wow!! YouTube is now the second largest search engine used and generates an annual revenue of 15 billion.

"The number of creators with a million or more subscribers has grown 65% [in 2019], and creators earning five or six figures, annually, has increased more than 40%." - YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki