YouTube Partner Program - Questions & Answers
If I sign this agreement, am I still part of Freedom!?
Yes, you are still part of Freedom!. The terms you will sign confirm that.
If I am currently partnered with Freedom!, why should I sign this agreement?
You will gain a direct relationship with YouTube and access to new features and revenue streams as they become available on YouTube. Freedom! worked closely with YouTube to make sure this opportunity drives more benefits/features over the long-term to Freedom! Partners, while still allowing you to enjoy the benefits of being part of Freedom!.
Will I get paid directly by YouTube now, or will I continue to be paid by Freedom!?
As a Freedom! Partner, you will continue to be paid through Freedom!. Details on when payments will be done can be found in this FAQ.
How does the cover song revenue sharing work?
If you cover a song in one of your videos, and YouTube has worked out an agreement with the owner of that song (composition), then when they claim your video, you are able to share in its monetization with them. This functionality is coming in the future.
What other revenue opportunities will the YouTube Partner Program provide access to in the future?
YouTube will be evaluating ways for you to monetize your videos even if they contain third-party music. Stay tuned for more information as we work to bring this functionality to YouTube Partner Program creators.
YouTube Partner Program - Requirements for monetization
In a blog post made on January 16, 2018, YouTube shared the updated eligibility requirements for monetization. For a channel to be eligible for monetization, it will have to meet the following requirements: Have at least 1,000 subscribers Have at ...
Why am I being prompted to join the YouTube Partner Program (YPP)
As of the 2nd of December, 2015, launched its new program made available to partners within MCNs called the YouTube Partner Program (YPP). As a member of the YouTube Partner Program, you will gain faster access to new features, and revenue streams, ...
YouTube Premium - Questions & Answers
Where is YouTube Premium available? YouTube Premium (previously named YouTube Red) has launched in the United States, with plans to expand to additional markets in the near future. How much does YouTube Premium membership cost? The Membership of ...
Where is the YouTube Partner Program available?
In order to join the YouTube Partner Program (YPP), you need to live in a monetized market, as advertisers can only target their ads to countries where YouTube has launched a monetized site. These countries include: · Algeria · ...
Why am I required to join the YouTube Partner Program?
On the 3rd of December, 2015, YouTube rolled out its new invitation for the YouTube Partner Program (YPP) to all MCN-affiliated channels. Nothing will change on an operational level. By accepting the terms, you will still be partnered with Freedom! ...