(Last Updated On: November 24, 2021)
Dangthatsalongname Net Worth – $750,000
Dangthatsalongname is a popular Scotland-born content creator on YouTube whose real name is Scott. He has an estimated net worth of $750,000. His content is mainly gaming videos of popular games such as Among Us and Minecraft. He first shot into fame in 2020 by hopping onto the trend of uploading gameplay content whenever he played together with his friends. Among Us is a space mystery game that challenges a group of players to figure out which of their crewmates is not as innocent as they appear, all while finishing a lengthy set of tasks to prevent their space station or research outpost from exploding.
Scott’s main content has always been Minecraft videos even though he is not shy to try out other games. He also streams on Twitch on a regular basis then uploads highlights of his stream on YouTube.
How Much Money Does Dangthatsalongname Earn?
The channel has over 1.4 million subscribers as of 2021 and has accumulated over 240 million views so far. It is able to get an average of 120,000 views per day from different sources. This should generate an estimated revenue of $960 per day ($350,000 a year) from the ads that appear on the videos.
YouTube content creators based in the US, UK, Canada and Australia generally get paid $2 – $12 per 1000 monetized views after YouTube takes its cut. Monetized views usually range from 40% – 80% of the total views. All these are influenced by several factors like the device played on, time of the year, the location of the viewer, ad inventory, how many ads there are on a video, how many people skip the ads, type of advertisement, ad engagement, type of content, etc. The cost of an ad view is based on an auction between advertisers based on views. Advertisers have to bid a minimum of $0.01 per view.
There is also a program known as Google Preferred where deep-pocketed companies can target ads on the top 5% most popular content. The ad rates here are higher than normal. Apart from ads, YouTubers also generate extra from YouTube Red viewers who pay a monthly fee to view premium content on YouTube plus watch videos without ads. Here they get paid based on watch time on their videos. The longer the viewers watch their videos, the more money they earn.
Scott is able to earn extra income on Twitch through different methods such as subscriptions, ad income and bits. There he has over 600,000 followers and over 7 million views.