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Why are my YouTube earnings so low?! Imagine the following: You spend weeks creating your latest video, hours optimizing its metadata, days marketing it, and despite it receiving a decent amount of views, the earnings are far less than you expected. You likely don’t have to imagine that scenario. You’ve lived it. We all have. Underperforming earnings are very common on YouTube, but many creators don’t know the reasons behind it. Let’s take a look at a few. Earnings are low in general Before we get into the many factors that can result in low CPMs, it’s good to point out that earnings on YouTube aren’t anything […]

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Don’t rely on YouTube to pay your bills It’s certainly been an interesting few weeks on YouTube, especially on the revenue front. We’ve heard from several creators – both in and out of the Fullscreen Creator Network, that CPMs have dropped heavily and revenue is following suit. Since it doesn’t affect everyone equally, and there are a whole slew of reasons that CPMs are dropping, we’re going to save that for another day. Today, we’re going to tackle on a harder hitting topic. Don’t expect to make money on YouTube. This statement gains more weight each and every year, and likely won’t slow up anytime soon. The fact of […]

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Hello Super Chat, goodbye Fan Funding YouTube announced today that it is officially discontinuing Fan Funding, and introducing a brand new tool called Super Chat. We’ve been feeling the effects of a deprioritized Fan Funding tool for quite some time, and it’s nice to get the official word that it is no longer going to be available to creators. So what is Super Chat? Let’s jump in and give you the basics! Creator, fan connection Essentially Super Chat will let any fan watching your live stream on YouTube (including YouTube Gaming) pay to pin a comment to the top of your chat. The comment will be […]

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Make money from your songs with Loudr Fullscreen musicians: it’s time to get louder—with Loudr! Today we’re excited to announce another great Fullscreen partnership to help you monetize your music beyond YouTube. What is Loudr? Loudr lets you distribute and sell audio tracks of virtually any song imaginable. Whether you’ve recorded an original or a cover, Loudr helps you sell it through the world’s biggest music services, including iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, Amazon, Pandora, Loudr’s direct-to-fan store, and more! Sell your music on iTunes, Spotify, Amazon, Loudr, and beyond License cover songs so you can monetize your recordings Get Loudr’s best revenue split—only for Fullscreen creators! Split earnings […]

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Grow your channel income with Spreadshirt! Have you ever thought about how you can make more money with your YouTube channel? Setting up a merch store on Spreadshirt is a great path to a steady income stream that doesn’t require much upkeep! Fullscreen has negotiated a special deal for our creators that saves you 5% on of all base product prices—T-shirts, hoodies, bags, mugs, smartphone cases, and more. For each product you sell through Spreadshirt, you keep 100% of the markup—so a cheaper base price means more money in your pocket! How to set up your Spreadshirt store Go to fullscreen.spreadshirt.com/login Authorize by clicking the blue […]

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Seasonal CPM Blues Last week, we took a basic look at CPMs, discussing what CPM stands for and how CPMs factor into your earnings. But there’s more to cover! For instance, why do CPMs sometimes drop suddenly during certain parts of the year? As a content creator, you likely have a love/hate relationship with the advertising market. Some months you absolutely love what you read in your earnings reports, and other months you’re ready to take to the forums to vent about dips in your earnings. Though changes in CPMs can certainly be frustrating to deal with, take a deep breath: seasonal CPM fluctuations like this are completely normal. Looking at the […]

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