Youtube has been testing the content partnership in India (through Bollywood channel et al) and Google is now rolling out the Youtube Partner program in India.
The program is open to original content creators who want to monetize their videos with ads. Apart from monetization, the program also enables content creators to use Youtube’s tools to manage copyrighted content.
YouTube Partner program has a strong community of over 20,000 plus content creators across the globe, and every year YouTube pays out millions of dollars to people through the Partner Program, with hundreds of partners making more than $100,000 USD per year and thousands of partners make more than $1,000 USD per month.
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