Earn Money on YouTube Shorts: From this month, YouTube will fund 100 million YouTube shorts in some selected countries. This will be distributed among the creators whose video will be the most viral. Every month YouTube will select thousands of eligible creators and then pay them out of the funds. With the help of this, the company wants to take its short-form videos, i.e. YouTube shorts, from place to place.
If creators match every criterion, they can earn from $100 to $10,000 with the help of viewership and engagement. During this, his video should be 60 seconds long.
Earn Money on YouTube Shorts
One hundred million YouTube shorts fund will be divided between this year and the year 2022. YouTube says it will notify creators who qualify for bonus payments from the Shorts Fund on the second week of each month in the YouTube app. After this, they can claim the bonus on the 25th of the month. If they fail to do so, then their prize will expire.
Alphabet/Google CEO Sundar Pichai announced last week that YouTube Shorts was launched on a global scale after the first rollout in the US and other countries last month, based on the massive popularity of ByteDance’s TikTok app. Google says YouTube Shorts has quickly become a worldwide hit: The feature now generates more than 15 billion global daily views, up from 6.5 billion in March.
At present, only creators from 10 countries are eligible to receive YouTube Shorts Fund payments, which are the US, UK, Brazil, India, Indonesia, Japan, Mexico, Nigeria, Russia, and South Africa. YouTube has said that it will expand to more countries in the coming time.
Channels must have uploaded a video in the last 180 days to earn money from Shorts Fund. And all this should match the rules of YouTube Community Guidelines, Copyright, Monetization. Apart from this, the age of the creators must be above 13 years, which is applicable for the US.