Google has laid out new rules for monetizing bloggers on YouTube, which became a little trickier.
What is the cost of YouTube Partner Program
To get into You must now have YouTube channel asset is not less than 1000 subscribers and 4,000 views for calendar year. As stated in the Google blog, before this barrier was lower (10 000 per channel in total for any time), but Through it, spammers easily got through and cunning cheaters .
New rules entered into force on 16 January. Acting partners will have to tighten requirements up to February 20, 2018.
Why they toughen
Because YouTube in lately have been scandalized because of poor content moderation and comments. The last straw was a scandalous video from the " forest of suicides", in which blogger Logan Paul found and photographed the dead body. After that, in YouTube publicly apologized for " Lack of communication, " waved after some advertising partners like Adidas and Craft Foods, followed by monetization rules.
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