YouTube have today opened up their Partner Program to the masses
allowing anyone within 20 countries where the YouTube Partner Program
already exists to join up for free. Previously the YouTube Partner
Program was exclusively available to content producers of popular
content, but from today YouTube has now opened up the service to
The YouTube Partner Program has been created to provide content
creators with resources and opportunities to improve their skills, build
larger audiences, and earn more money.
Even though the YouTube Partner Program is now open to everyone,
there are still a few features that are not rolling out on day one to
all new comers. But YouTube explains: "We are working on making these and other features available to more newly-made partners over time,”.
YouTube Partner program is currently available to everyone in these
countries: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Czech
Republic, France, Germany, Ireland, Israel, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands,
New Zealand, Poland, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom and the
Source: YouTube : YouTube Partner Program