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The YouTube Partner Program, which was created more than 14 years ago, now has more than 2 million creators worldwide participating in its monetization initiatives.
Chief product officer Neal Mohan wrote in a blog post Monday, “Over 14 years ago, we launched the YouTube Partner Program, a first-of-its-kind open monetization program, where anyone who qualified could join and start making money. In fact, we share over one-half of the revenue generated with creators. And today, YPP continues to be one of the largest drivers of the creator economy in the world.”