YouTube is the biggest online video platform. It provides an opportunity for creators to showcase or present their skills, art, and knowledge. On the other hand, it offers its users numerous entertaining and informative video content that they can watch, enjoy, and learn a lot from those videos. However, YouTube is not only about these things, it is much more than that.
Today, it is one of the biggest online earning sources. It offers its creators to put different ads on their videos and earn a huge amount of money from that. It is also a very good platform for career-making.
If you are a YouTuber and looking to know how to get ads on your YouTube videos, you are in the right place. In this blog, we have comprehensively described how you can easily put ads on your videos and earn money from that. We have also described the requirements for applying ads and the formats that you can pick for ads. Well, without prolonging this segment, let’s jump to the next segment.
How to Get Ads on Your YouTube Videos?
Before getting started discussing the process of getting ads on your YouTube videos, it is very crucial to know about the mandatory requirements for it. You need to fulfill all those requirements and after that only you will be able to get approval for getting ads. Here are some of those mandatory requirements:
1000 Subscribers- Your channel must have at least 1000 subscribers and that too based on the previous 12 months.
4000 Hours Watchtime- The overall watch time on your channel must be at least 4000 hours and that too based on the previous 12 months.
YPP Availability- YPP (YouTube Partner Program) must be available in your country.
YouTube Advertisers-Friendly Guidelines- Your channel and videos must meet the YouTube Advertisers-Friendly Guidelines. You can search for that on Google.
Put Ads On Your Videos
If your channel meets all these mandatory requirements, then it will be eligible for becoming a part of the YouTube Partner Program.
To apply for YPP, you need to go to your YouTube Studio settings. You will find the “Monetization” option there. You need to click that and follow the instructions. Then you have to enable the monetization and review the terms and conditions of the monetization policy. As soon as you complete the process, it will automatically be carried forward for the review.
Now, you must have a Google AdSense account. If you don’t have it, you can create it easily within a few minutes. Then you need to link your YouTube channel and Google AdSense to each other so that you can proceed further.
If your request will be accepted, you will be able to run ads on your YouTube videos.
Pick the Ads Formats
Now, you have to pick the particular ads format to put on your videos. Mainly there are six types of YouTube ads formats that are:
Skippable in-stream ads
Non-skippable in-stream ads
Video discovery ads
You can choose any out of the above-mentioned ad formats. Every ad format has different characteristics and benefits. You can pick them depending on your choices and the niche of your YouTube channel.