Thank you for stopping by, today I will be taking you through 5 Things you need to build a successful Youtuber in Kenya. If you haven’t checked my previous article, remember to click the link at the bottom of this article to catch up with recent tips from business moguls that will help you start or manage your business.

Back to the topic, just like any other profession or business, being a Youtuber can be your full-time job and generate an amazing income to sustain you and your family.

Have you ever heard of the richest YouTubers? Yes! They exist and earn a decent income monthly while some even earn daily or per contract. One thing with being a YouTube Celebrity is the ability to venture into different sectors of the entertainment and corporate world.

Who is a Youtuber?

A YouTuber, also known as a Youtube personality or a YouTube content creator is a type of videographer who produces videos for the video-sharing website YouTube.

Being a Youtuber is a career and a business opportunity. As a business content creator, I believe in the ability to create your own job/employment

How do Youtubers Earn?

YouTubers have different streams of income and to mention a few, here are top 5 avenues that dancers generate their incomes:

  • Adsense

This refers to the Ads that you see before you watch a full YouTube video. YouTubers earn via every thousand impressions which can range between one to five dollars per Ad.

Things you need to build a successful Youtuber in Kenya
  • Patreon

This can be in a form of support, where people who love particular videos decide decides to support them by contributing some little cash.

  • Affiliate links

This is more relevant to fashion and beauty bloggers where viewers decide to buy a particular item using a particular link on Youtubers Channel.

  • Merchandise

This involves the selling items branded with their names or logos eg: t-shirts, posters, phone cases, wristbands, etc.

  • Brand Ads

Brand Ads are how YouTubers make most of their cash. This is when companies pay YouTubers to make videos about their products in exchange for cash.

5 Things you need to build a successful Business as a YouTuber in Kenya

  1. Be Consistent

Consistency is the key to being successful as a Youtuber. This means you have to follow the same schedule when it comes to uploading your new content and sticking to your niche.

This helps your fans in knowing when they should expect new content hence the ability to stick around.

2. Mind your SEO

SEO means search engine optimization and unless you are a celebrity the SEO should be your key focus. Youtube is more than a website hence a search engine where people go to discover new videos.

Therefore, to stand out you need to optimize your videos basing on searches people are looking for.

3. Knowledge

Knowledge is power and whoever holds it can manipulate it to greatness. As a Youtuber, you have to be knowledgeable about your craft.

4. Marketing

As a Youtuber, your product is you and therefore you should learn to market yourself. Trust me, you need more than just a word to this especially when pitching to brands.

To showcase your ability you will also need to open various social media accounts and network with a lot of people in your niche.

5. Forum

As a Youtuber, you should take advantage of various forums in your niche to let people know about you and the informative videos you create on your Youtube channel.

Things you need to build a successful Youtuber in Kenya


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