Youtube 2016 – The Good, Bad, and Ugly


I’ve broken this blog up into three parts.  Hopefully doing a small summary leading into another big year of Youtube


  • Highly enjoyable if you make it enjoyable
  • Fantastic way to build confidence and networking skills
  • Improves video/audio/social media skills
  • Creates videos seen by hundreds/thousands/millions across the world
  • Discover a beautiful Youtube community of fellow creators
  • Meet lifelong friends
  • Find videos that cheer you up and inspire you to live a better life
  • Expands your knowledge of the world
  • Get paid to do what you love
  • Leads to fantastic bigger opportunities
  • Accomplish achievements and make more goals

Celebrating the Five Year anniversary for the Melbourne Youtube Community


  • Prone to Trolling (angry, hateful comments for the sake of discouraging you)
  • Loss of money/time
  • Privacy issues
  • Youtube relationship break ups
  • Copyright issues
  • Youtube Partner Networks giving empty promises to Youtubers
  • Youtubers argueing online
  • Never living up to everyone’s expectations


Zoella’s house has been bombarded by fans


  • Manipulation of friendship/love for gaining subscribers
  • Very very lonely at times
  • Become almost a puppet for bigger companies to milk you of money
  • Content Creators abusing their fans
  • Using subscribers for negative reasons
  • Sam Pepper!
  • Stealing other peoples original content and claiming it as your own


Sam Pepper’s “Killing best friend prank”


Agree?  Disagree?  Let me know what you guys should make the list.

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