If you are a new YouTuber then you probably not knowing about the things like what happens when and how? And you may like to want to know about this, so continue reading this article and you will come to know everything at the end.
First let’s start with your YouTube channel, from the day one you can post videos and put channel icon and channel art on your YouTube channel etc. but you would not get custom URL or username initially until you get 100 subscribers, custom URL is a URL like( youtube.com/username), here username will be replaced with your username that you will choose. Once you reach 100 subscribers on your channel you can choose your custom username for your channel, it helps other to find you easily on YouTube, so try to choose it short and simple which is easy to remember. Here are some examples of custom usernames
( Top Youtuber’s username and channel name both is pewdiepie here “pewdiepie” is his username, he has more than 50 Million subscribers on YouTUbe.
Justin Bieber pop musician has chosen his username for YouTube as “Kidrauhl” and it’s very famous username over his beliebers.
If I talk my own YouTube username it is “ankitmishraR”
This were the examples of good usernames.Your username will going to be a part of your custom URL for your channel. Like my YouTube username is ”ankitmishraR” then my YouTube Custom URL will be ‘youtube.com/ankitmishraR’.
Now the next thing is when you are eligible for monetization?
You are eligible to apply for the monetization in YouTube Partner Program once your channel views reach 10,000 views, Channel views is the total lifetime views made from all your videos and believe me guys it is very easy to complete 10,000 channel views if your content is good.
So you got monetized your channel now, now the next thing is
When you start making revenue?
Now you need to link your YouTube account with adsense account. When you reach $10 revenue in adsense account you will get a PIN verification which is basically a address verification. Google will send you a card at your address which you have given in your adsense account and you need to enter that PIN in your adsense account in order to verify your postal address. All revenue that you made in a month will be brought forward to your adsense account after 21st of the next month.
When you will receive your payment in your bank account?
You can get payment to your bank account from adsense account directly through the wire transfer in India when it complete the threshold amount(minimum amount) and that is $100 in India.
Now , it seems to be we got to know all stages of YouTube but one thing is still left behind and that is verification badge for your channel. Yes, you can get a verification badge for your channel. A verification badge is simply a tick mark at the end of your YouTube Channel name which tell channel is authentic.
You are eligible to apply for verification badge when your channel gets 100,000 subscribers.
YouTube Creator Award (Play Button)
- Silver Play Button when you complete 100,000 subscribers.
- Gold Play button you can receive it when you complete 1M subscribers.
- Diamond Play Button when you reach 10M subscribers and it is the highest award.
It’s all about stages which you can see on YouTube. Hope it was helpful.