What is a Vlog on YouTube

A vlog is the abbreviation word for a video log or video blog and it is considered to be the world of video blogging.

Vlogging is one of the most popular TYPE OF YOUTUBE VIDEOS. Out of the top 50 most subscribed YouTube channels, about a quarter of them provide vlogs as their primary style of footage.

Vlogs or video blogs capture the everyday life, opinions, points of views, thoughts and feelings of a YouTube influencer or individual creator.

It can be anything, as long as it’s not:

  • Illegal
  • Insulting
  • Hateful content
  • Boring
  • Nudity or sexual content
  • Violent or graphic content
  • Harmful or dangerous content
  • Respect copyright

The purpose of this video blogs are just to show yourself to the world.

When Vloggers show viewers footage of their lives, they are building the bond between themselves and the viewers.

Many vloggers are part of the YouTube Partner Program, and make money with their daily vlogs from video production. This means that YouTube pays them money for allowing ads to be displayed on their videos, and that’s how vloggers and other youtube partners earn money with their videos.

When you wish to make money vlogging and want to discover how to start, probably the best first step to take is to follow and copy YouTube vloggers that have found success in using this form of web television.

This may not be relevant to you, but each and every user on YouTube makes the site what it is, so don’t be afraid to search, create, and get involved.


The most important, just keep doing it… just keep doing it, that’ll get you comfortable over time.

You might be one of them, a vlogger that creates amazing stuff.

By starting a daily vlog, quickly you will notice that:

  1. From no experience in video making, you will acquire the necessary skills for creating worth watching videos  (including: sound, light, shooting, filming, editing, framing, etc).
  2. Watching yourself talk to the camera you will improve verbal and non-verbal communication skills.
  3. You will become better in storytelling and sharing opinions.
  4. Viewers will begin to feel as they are a part of your life and for you they will be friends that you haven’t met yet.

Some of the famous vloggers are;


  1. Vlogger Amanda says:

    nice write up mate
    i have writen another article on “must needed equipment to youtube gaming ”

    you can also read
    happy vlogging

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