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Tips For Starting A YouTube Channel!

More and more young people are classing social media influencer/YouTuber as their goal profession in the future. Although it seems easy, it does require an absolute ton of work as well as a fair amount of luck to make it in this industry.

This is why we have decided to publish this article covering our key tips to becoming a successful YouTuber to try and help stack the odds in your favor. This should help maximize your chances of success while also minimizing your chances of failure.

In our opinion, the absolute best way to be successful as a YouTuber in this day and age is to be helpful. Everyone has a set of hobbies that they are able to share with the world and use to their advantage. For example, there are YouTube channels ranging from cooking to tabletop gaming, to rock collecting, to painting. Starting a niche channel around your hobby and sharing your knowledge is an excellent way to get people interested and increase the chances of likes on your videos and viewers choosing to become subscribers.

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In our opinion, the next best way to grow your base is to be controversial with your channel. With the left and right being so polarised right now, there are a ton of channels that have came out and proven to be successful due to being controversial. Although you will essentially alienate a large number of people out there, the strategy is to play to your base and increase the chances of those subscribing to you.

In our opinion, the final type of content that is worth putting our is an attempt at entertaining content but we feel that this niche is quickly dying. People who watch YouTube videos are maturing and the old school fake pranks are becoming more and more annoying.

The entertainment channel space is packed with competing channels and the viewer base is declining month by month so we would recommend either of the content types above over an attempt at an entertainment channel.

So now you have your content, you have to get out there and promote it! Depending on your content niche, you have a few options that will fall into your strategy. For example, social media is a great option for entertainment and controversial style channels as the videos may go viral. On the flip side of this, if you are doing a review or tutorial style channel Social Media can be a poor promotion option.

If you are doing a helpful type of channel then YouTube SEO and YouTube Sidebar SEO should be your starting point. Although YouTube is a video based site, it is also the second largest search engine in the western world. After this you should be considering trying your hand at traditional search engine SEO to help bring in a constant stream of traffic.

Since the ad revenue on YouTube is collapsing, you have to diversify your income right out the gate to ensure that you can keep focusing on YouTube for as long as possible. With programs like Patreon and the Brave Verified Publisher scheme being so popular there is no reason that you can’t use them from the get go.

Once your channel becomes for established you can move into having your own merchandise or have your own branded items. Depending on the niche of your channel you may also be able to get involved with affiliate marketing and sponsored content too.

Should You Be Investing In OmiseGo?

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Back in 2017, just before the massive bull run in the cryptocurrency space, there was one token that was held in the highest possible regard and looked to be one of, if not the most promising token to be released today and that token was OmiseGo.

The technology behind the token is being developed by Omise who are currently the largest payment processing company in Thailand. The idea behind the blockchain project is to help Omise reduce the fees that they have to charge their merchants while also helping to speed up transactions.

In addition to this, Omise are also planning on creating a decentralized exchange as well as a front end e-wallet suit where people can trade their loyalty points with other people. They released Go.exchange, their centralized exchange a few weeks back and plan to move that over to their blockchain to act as a decentralized exchange in the future.

OmiseGo are also developing the Plasma scaling solution for the Ethereum network too. Although they have only just released their main net alpha test coming in at around 1700 transactions per second, both the OmiseGo leadership as well as some Ethereum senior leadership are confident that the Plasma chain will eventually support over 100,000 transactions per second. This will make it quicker than its largest competing service, Visa.

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The potential for this project is huge and we feel that the OmiseGo token can easily become a top ten and potentially top five token by market cap. That said though, the project has been set back multiple times now with more delays expected by the community too. On top of this, the task that the OmiseGo team are trying to fix is very complex and will take a whole bunch of time and effort with a risk that they may fail too.

With the current price of a single OmiseGo token being around the $2 mark we feel that it definatley has the potential to increase in the future. Although Omise initially stated they would move all of the merchants who use their payment processing system over to the OmiseGo network when launched, they have since change this to say that companies would have to voluntarily move over.

On the flip side of this though, it is very likley in our opinion that many of their existing merchants will end up moving over to the OmiseGo network as it has the potential to be much cheaper while also much quicker than the current solutions on the market.

If this does happen then many people predict that a single OmiseGo token has a base value of around $10-$20 just from the current business Omise have. Once the technology has been proven we suspect that many more merchants will want to move over to the OmiseGo network to reduce their costs and increase their profits that can push this price point much higher.

The video below offers a price prediction for OmiseGo if all of the above happens and the OmiseGo team are able to complete the project successfully.