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The YouTube Advertising Crisis Creates Opportunity

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Recently the Wall St Journal ran a negative story about the ads of big companies appearing on videos and channels that had (in their opinion) questionable content. As a result many big advertisers pulled their advertising from YouTube. Many YouTube Creators are upset that their revenue is falling off.

 

I thought that the situation creates an opportunity for small advertisers to capitalize on the situation because, without the competition from the big companies, they should be able to secure placements on many top channels on YouTube for what amounts to pennies on the dollar.

 

To test this theory I created my own ad and am running it on the PewDiePie channel for 5 days: https://youtu.be/t9JHM0fWiIY

 

Are you going to try running ads on YouTube now? Have you run any video ads yet?