So you like gaming. But chances are you have some other interests or areas of expertise too. Maybe you’re a great cook. A fitness freak. Have your Master’s in psychology. You have a soothing voice and a penchant for storytelling.
You get the idea.
This is all fuel that you can use to build a successful gaming YouTube channel.
Why? Because anyone can turn on their camera and play games, with the common differentiating factors being your personality and/or skill level*. BUT. Add another ingredient into the mix, and you’re something wholly unique, with a much higher chance to stand out and find success.
*Nothing against Let’s Play-ers! I love you all! But let’s admit, it’s competitive as heck out there.
- Less competition (you’re one of a kind!)
- Higher value content (it’s unique!)
- Longevity (people will keep coming back to watch it!)
Here are a handful of YouTubers who are killing it in their respective niches and have created huge followings by combining their love of gaming with something else they love or are good at.Continue Reading