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YouTubers Share Results of First Month of Shorts Monetization

March 2, 2023

So, not a great start for YouTube’s new Shorts ad revenue share process.

Last month, YouTube launched its long-awaited Shorts revenue share program, which essentially pools all of the revenue generated via Shorts ads, then re-distributes around half of that money to the top Shorts creators, based on view counts, eligibility, etc.

That’s a much more sustainable and equitable funding model than the current creator fund programs being run within other short-form video offerings, which have ended up bristling creators due to inconsistent payouts and declining portions of a static amount, as more creators come on board.

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