Before you can monetize your YouTube channel with AdSense, you need 4,000 hours of watch time in a 12-month period and 1,000 subscribers. But how easy is it to monetize YouTube with Buy Me a Coffee without reaching those numbers?
Over the past year, YouTube has had a rough go. Between the different versions of the “Adpocalypse” and tightening security against nefarious creators, it seems extremely difficult for new creators to become a success on the platform. While making that sweet YouTube money is attractive, is it worth your time?