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Can I monetize firefights in afganistan?

Discussion in 'YouTube' started by LukeSzmig, Apr 14, 2014.

  1. LukeSzmig

    LukeSzmig Regular Member

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    My dad keeps sending me his head cam videos and there are some awesome firefights and I was wondering can they be monetized on youtube with my adsense or not?

    Cheers Luke
     
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    • Graphic or gratuitous violence is not allowed. If your video shows someone getting hurt, attacked, or humiliated, don't post it.
    • YouTube is not a shock site. Don't post gross-out videos of accidents, dead bodies and similar things
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    Theres already plenty of youtube channels with first person videos from Iraq.

    If the videos are really good and great quality, upload them.

    You could also upload them with a watermark of your site.
     
  4. LukeSzmig

    LukeSzmig Regular Member

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    There are no dead bodies! Just some good old firefights, long range mostly. There is one where my dad gets shot in the arm lol

     
  5. Porphyrogenitus

    Porphyrogenitus Junior Member

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    Could try LiveLeak. I see this stuff on there all the time. The good ones get millions of views, the audience is looking for this stuff, and the admins encourage it. From there, monetize it with the typical video marketing strategies.
     
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    But they have to be taken to court to be made to remove Taliban beheading videos ?
     
  7. Porphyrogenitus

    Porphyrogenitus Junior Member

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    Nope, they'll do it on their own.
     
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    Make sure you do not get him into any trouble with the military by posting these.
     
  9. LukeSzmig

    LukeSzmig Regular Member

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    I'll try not to :)

     
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    If it's long range stuff with no gore I think you should be fine. If they're good you have a good chance of them going viral...make sure you get some facebook shares to help them spread.

    Hope your dad stays safe mate!
     
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    upload them as call of duty in game footage
     
  12. Asif WILSON Khan

    Asif WILSON Khan Executive VIP Premium Member

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    Yeah, tell them you have a High Res/HD patch available for download.
     
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  14. LaDre

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    Do you know if they released a youtube bot for views, likes, dislikes, comments, etc...? Or is there one that everyone is using that give HR views?
     
  15. LukeSzmig

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    Yeah my dads good thanks :) still fighting strong.

     
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