Ways to make money beyond ads

Ways to make money beyond ads

For years, creators have been earning money in more ways than just ads. YouTube now offers tools like Super Chat and channel memberships, as well as a merch shelf integration with Teespring, to diversify your monetization options. This can make it easier for you to grow your YouTube business or drive engagement on your channel. Get tips for utilizing monetization options beyond ads and encouraging participation from your audience.

First, sign in, then finish the lessons at your own pace and pass the course exam with 75% to get your letter of completion.

For years, creators have been earning money in more ways than just ads. YouTube now offers tools like Super Chat and channel memberships, as well as a merch shelf integration with Teespring, to diversify your monetization options. This can make it easier for you to grow your YouTube business or drive engagement on your channel. Get tips for utilizing monetization options beyond ads and encouraging participation from your audience.

First, sign in, then finish the lessons at your own pace and pass the course exam with 75% to get your letter of completion.

  1. Selling merchandise from your channel

    Every creator’s merchandising strategy is different and will depend on your audience. However, there are broad principles that apply to all channels around selling merchandise.

  2. Exploring monetization options beyond ads

    Learn about monetization options beyond ads that you can use to diversify your channel revenue and choose which ones are right for your channel.

  3. Engaging with fans through Super Chat

    Super Chat gives you another way to engage with your fans and earn money through your chat window. Find out how creators have successfully used Super Chat to tap into a new revenue stream and build their community.

  4. Crowdfunding and channel memberships

    You can seek support for your channel by setting up a crowdfunding campaign on an approved 3rd party crowdfunding site. Alternatively, YouTube channel memberships (available to select channels) allow you to engage more deeply with your biggest fans who make recurring monthly payments in exchange for badges, emoji and access to creator perks that you offer and deliver.