How i started Youtube

Around three years ago a friend of mine began uploading YouTube videos. My initial thought process was that i wanted to upload videos also and be part of a community online, so that is when i began my YouTube career. I remember asking my mother for money to get a recorder so i could capture game play on my TV and upload it. Eventually i got the recorder and began uploading. Although at this time i knew little to nothing about editing videos and photos i began experimenting in Sony Vegas and Photoshop. At first i was not good at it naturally because it was new to me but then i discovered the power of tutorials online. They taught me how to do everything from making text to rendering thevideo in 1080p.

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Eventually i would come to make full walkthroughs of the games i played and began getting some views. My first big game that i actually began playing was a Naruto game. Oddly enough i found the very community i was looking for and even began making friends and other associates online. Through those people i was able to learn more things about YouTube and video editing. Eventually hitting around 100 videos i got partnered on YouTube. Getting partnered means i was able to receive money off of the views my videos received. At this time i was still kind of new to the idea of relieving money off of the internet but eventually got my first check. Soon after actually getting my first check i began to upload more and more. One time uploading to me became so serious that even skipped school to upload more videos.

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My first full game uploaded one YouTube was Saints Row an open world sandbox game. A the time i remember uploading more of the game than actually playing it. During the whole process i was not even sure it would get any views since this was a completely different genre than the Naruto community i was part of. Eventually all my work payed off with the walk though being some of my most viewed videos.The last part of the game in particular got nearly half a million views so at this time i was ecstatic. After that walk through i immediately began “another one” to quote the famous DJ Khaled.t7xx33cjpgb0byrjojnx

So i began a Grand Theft Auto 5 walk through uploading around like 25 to 30 videos with the whole thing then gaining thousands a views. Once again i was pretty excited and kept one uploading game after game. Eventually i had been gaining a lot of views without even uploading a video anymore. So around the time that i had been taking a partial break from uploading so often i began to just play games without uploading anymore. As i said before i was remember uploading more than playing and that began to effect my favorite hobby. Instead of playing for my own enjoyment i was playing for others enjoyment. So since then i have uploaded a video every now and then but am still on a break. Eventually i may return to sleepless nights of uploading and editing but for now i just want to enjoy my favorite pastime and focus on other things in my life.

If you want to check out my YouTube channel click on this link: https://www.youtube.com/user/JayCarbine

 

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