ECN Electrical Forum - Discussion Forums for Electricians, Inspectors and Related Professionals
ECN Shout Chat
Top Posters(30 Days)
Recent Posts
VFD MotorFeeders
by gfretwell. 10/19/17 01:02 AM
Generator Cable Sizing
by brsele. 10/18/17 07:39 PM
What do you do?
by gfretwell. 10/17/17 01:08 AM
Good ol' copper pipe in the fuse holder trick
by HotLine1. 10/16/17 07:16 PM
Another generator question
by HotLine1. 10/16/17 07:02 PM
New in the Gallery:
Gallery Test
Popular Topics(Views)
241,436 Are you busy
177,411 Re: Forum
169,006 Need opinion
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 64 guests, and 12 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate This Thread
Page 1 of 2 1 2
#208898 - 02/19/13 11:25 PM You tube income  
sparkync  Offline
Member
Joined: Oct 2002
Posts: 828
NC
Thinking also about trying to make money by "you tube". Beats crawling under houses and in attics. Anyone have success at this? Some of the hits I've seen on some on the videos have been up in the millions shocked If I can get a head camera, I can video in the attics and under houses while I do the work

Last edited by sparkync; 02/19/13 11:26 PM.

Work Gear for Electricians and the Trades

#208902 - 02/20/13 04:36 AM Re: You tube income [Re: sparkync]  
dougwells  Offline


Member
Joined: May 2003
Posts: 1,140
kamloops BC Canada
maybe if bats come flying at ya smile


#208903 - 02/20/13 08:44 AM Re: You tube income [Re: sparkync]  
twh  Offline
Member
Joined: Mar 2004
Posts: 919
Regina, Sask.
How do you make money on youtube? I've got some old super 8 film from when I was little. I'll bet pictures of me in a diaper would be worth a fortune.


#208906 - 02/20/13 05:11 PM Re: You tube income [Re: sparkync]  
sparkyinak  Offline
Member
Joined: Jul 2007
Posts: 1,327
Alaska
If I am understanding the post right, you want to produce DYI videos for DYI'ers?


"Live Awesome!" - Kevin Carosa

#208916 - 02/21/13 12:02 PM Re: You tube income [Re: sparkync]  
jdevlin  Offline
Member
Joined: Aug 2002
Posts: 402
welland ontario canada


#208919 - 02/21/13 08:37 PM Re: You tube income [Re: sparkync]  
HotLine1  Offline


Member
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 6,872
Brick, NJ USA
DIY videos for DYIers spells liability!


John

#208932 - 02/22/13 01:19 PM Re: You tube income [Re: sparkync]  
sparkync  Offline
Member
Joined: Oct 2002
Posts: 828
NC
No, not exactly. I just want to make money.. smile But, in all honesty, the DIY'ers are going to do it anyway, so at least they will know how to do it right smile You're not going to stop people that's either determine to do it "their" way, or people that do not have the money to pay someone else to do it. But, that all said, I'm not an advocate of DIY'ers. Anyway, I could just put the videos up for entertainment; hearing the grunts and blunders of an old electrician, as he makes his way into the dark hid away chambers of the attics and crawl spaces. I've told my children and grandchildren, I could make a million probably, if I could write a book on my life's adventures as an electrician in 42 years... It would makes some laugh, and some cry, and me RICH smile


#208939 - 02/22/13 09:00 PM Re: You tube income [Re: sparkync]  
HotLine1  Offline


Member
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 6,872
Brick, NJ USA
Yes, I too think of writing a book, both from my many days with 'tools', and more recently as an inspector. Yes, laugh, cry, be amazed, and be in dis-belief.

Up here in the great Garden State, we have an overabundance of lawyers, need I say more, hence my comment about liability.

Hey, if you can make $$$ from video, why not.




John

#208943 - 02/23/13 01:52 PM Re: You tube income [Re: HotLine1]  
sparkync  Offline
Member
Joined: Oct 2002
Posts: 828
NC
My post is probably more "dream" than "reality". Just as much as I want to make money "legitimatly"(wrong spelling, I know), there are those out there that are just waiting to sue someone to make money dishonestly:( (In regards to "liability").

Last edited by sparkync; 02/23/13 01:54 PM.

#208950 - 02/23/13 02:42 PM Re: You tube income [Re: sparkync]  
gfretwell  Offline


Member
Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 9,123
Estero,Fl,usa
The people who really make money on the internet content are people who sell ads.


Greg Fretwell

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Member Spotlight
BEAMEUP
BEAMEUP
WA
Posts: 27
Joined: December 2004
Show All Member Profiles 
Featured:

2017 Master Electrician Exam Preparation Combos
2017 NEC Electrician
Exam Prep Combos:
Master / Journeyman

 

Shout Box
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.0
Page Time: 0.021s Queries: 16 (0.003s) Memory: 0.8197 MB (Peak: 1.0013 MB) Zlib enabled. Server Time: 2017-10-22 00:51:45 UTC