Partner BenefitsImprove Your Skills Exclusive development programs, video equipment and other tools help YouTube partners improve their production quality and distribution skills. Build Larger Audiences A slate of additional promotional tools—both on and off of YouTube—help partners build their brands and fan base. Earn More Money Through an array of ad formats, partners are able to find new ways to monetize their content to build larger careers. Qualifications To become a YouTube partner, content creators must abide by YouTube’s Community Guidelines . If you’re a nonprofit partner, learn more about our Nonprofits Program . If you represent a company and would rather submit your information before enabling monetization, please fill out the optional form here . Partner Program Policies YouTube provides our partners with a unique platform that has enormous reach in the U.S. and globally. Program Policy Guidelines The most important ground rule is to respect YouTube’s Terms of Service and AdSense Agreement .