- New rules have been applied for all new YouTube channels from 16th January 2018
- For existing channels this rule will be applied from 20th February.
- All YouTube channels need minimum 4000 watch hours and 1000 subscribers within past 12 months to join YouTube Partner Program (YPP).
- Existing channels below the requirement will not be able to monetize the videos from 20th Feb 2018.
- Channels that couldn’t reach the minimum threshold limit of 100$ and the YouTube Partner Program’s new requirement will be paid.