YouTube Partner Program Secrets

Jerry Banfield, Teaches 84 Skillshare Classes

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12 Videos (1h 10m)
    • Take this class to see inside the best of what works for my verified YouTube channel

      1:23
    • What is the YouTube partnership team

      1:44
    • What is most important for building an awesome YouTube channel?

      7:38
    • The easiest way to get more views and rank videos higher

      10:51
    • The YouTube title and description are most important for organic traffic

      4:47
    • How to write a great YouTube description

      5:42
    • Closed captions help with meta data and watch time

      10:00
    • Getting verified and making a good first banner impression with viewers

      1:47
    • The biggest mistake I can make on my YouTube channel

      2:28
    • Avoiding the trap of chasing views and making videos out of love

      8:32
    • Where to get email support for YouTube channels and more final thoughts

      9:04
    • Project for YouTube Partner Program Secrets

      6:01

About This Class

Take this class today to see what I learned as a YouTube partner with access to a 1 on 1 consultation and private training as a result of getting my channel to nearly 100,000 subscribers on my YouTube channel!  YouTube offers partners with many minutes watched classes to help boost the effectiveness of what we do on YouTube and makes an expert at YouTube headquarters available to answer questions.

Watch the videos in this class to see what I learned out of participating in this program over the last month about my channel!  The key takeaways include what works best to rank a video, the importance of closed captions to keep viewers watching, how to get verified, the biggest mistake I can easily avoid, and how to get email support among other tips and tricks I am applying today on YouTube.

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Jerry Banfield

Teaches 84 Skillshare Classes

Would you help me reach 7,000 followers on Skillshare by following me today because followers receive first access to the new classes and videos?  I think you will enjoy these 10 classes the most!

  1. Best Online Teaching Business System for 2017 at http://skl.sh/2hWjkzo.
  2. Best Facebook Marketing and Advertising Class for 2017 at http://skl.sh/2hIYbbJ.
  3. YouTube Partner Program Secrets at http://skl.sh/2eP666u.
  4. Best Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Strategies for 2017 at http://skl.sh/2i33wbu.
  5. Wirecast 7 for Live Streaming and Recording Videos at http://skl.sh/2j8ZSgR.
  6. Employed at http://skl.sh/2msws18.
  7. The 4 Hour Workday at http://skl.sh/1Y3xdH3.
  8. 10 Daily Goals for Humans at http://skl.sh/1LLOQdv.
  9. Speaker Meeting 2017 [my autobiography] at http://skl.sh/2kTgP1d.
  10. Podcast and Vlog Live at http://skl.sh/2nL7N6x

Do you have Skillshare Premium?

  • Skillshare Premium is required to watch most of my courses because it gives me the chance to earn money based on every minute you spend watching.
  • I have a Skillshare Premium subscription that gives me unlimited access to all Skillshare courses free for the first month and then $96 a year after that which is just $8 per month!  This is how I prefer to take online courses because I complete payment once and then I am able to learn from anyone at my own pace!  This is SO much easier than repeatedly buying once course after another and then feeling guilty if I do not actually watch it.
  • Would you use my link to sign up at https://www.skillshare.com/r/jerrybanfield because Skillshare will give me $10 as a thank you when you do?

How did you get here with me?

In 2005 while I was in college at the University of South Carolina, I tried to start working online. I signed up for an MLM program and a survey website. A month later, I had refunds from both and figured working online was not possible because everything was a scam. The truth was I was afraid to fail again.

In 2011, I moved in with my wife and launched an online business focusing on video game addiction in an attempt to avoid dealing with any of my other problems. In a few months, I changed my business to selling shirts because I realized there was no money in video game addiction. A year after starting my business, I dropped out of my criminology PHD program at the University of South Florida to run my business full time which by then had changed to helping clients with Facebook and Google ads based on my experience failing to do them successfully for myself.

In 2013, I starting sharing everything I knew for free on YouTube because I hoped it would help me get more clients. By April 2014, I was nearly bankrupt after failing at 15+ different business models. I was also nearly dead from trying to drink the pain away and fortunately the fear of death motivated me to get into recovery. Being in recovery motivated me to focus more on being of true service to others and less on what I would get out of it. I started making courses online with Udemy which soon turned into my first real business. I partnered with as many talented instructors as I could and learned from top instructors how to get my courses the most sales.

In 2015, I tried making some inspirational videos sharing what I learned in recovery and got an amazing response on YouTube. To make the background on my videos more interesting, I started making the inspirational videos while playing video games. To make a more helpful website, I hired a freelancer to convert the videos into blog posts including this about page originally.

By 2016, the Udemy courses I was teaching had made nearly $2 million dollars in sales with me receiving over $600,000 of that before they banned me because of what they said were policy violations despite me literally praying to God to follow the rules and being obsessed with following the policies. To make that $600,000, Google, Facebook, and contractors billed around $400,000 leaving me with about $200,000. Then, the US government took over $60,000 and the companies I borrowed money from in 2014 to avoid going out of business took another $50,000. After five years in business and even with great fortune on Udemy which made up for 4 years of losses, I am still barely able to pay my bills and have none of the security of a “real job” despite working 10 times more than I have ever worked anywhere else.

My story is not unique at all. This is the story of nearly every artist. We love actors, singers, and even teachers like me so much. Skillshare and Patreon offer an amazing opportunities to change this by giving you the chance to help me directly with the money you might spend with me another way.

When you follow me today on Skillshare and continue enrolling in my new courses, you will help me continue to make everything new I create available for free!  As a premium member, every minute you spend watching in my courses will result in me getting an average of $0.05 to $0.10 PER MINUTE you watch which will provide a huge help for me in continuing to be available to make new classes for you each day!  Start as a premium member at https://www.skillshare.com/r/jerrybanfield.  I am a premium member myself as you can see by the star on my profile.

Will you start building a deeper relationship with me today?  The easiest way I make available is by joining my mastermind to chat with me daily in my Facebook group which is available as a reward for giving $25 or more a month on Patreon!

Would you prefer to schedule a 1 on 1 call with me? Request an immediate call back on https://clarity.fm/jerrybanfield or lock in the lowest rate today at an exact time using my calendar at https://jerrybanfield.acuityscheduling.com/.

Thank you for reading this and I hope you enjoy my classes!


Sincerely,

Jerry Banfield

PS: View my full list of classes on Skillshare all in one place and get free coupons to courses by other instructors at https://jerrybanfield.com/freecourses/!