My Top 10 Tips for Aspiring YouTubers

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Ali Abdaal
Published at : 18 Jan 2021
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In this video I'll be talking about my top tips for starting a YouTube channel.

00:00 Intro
00:10 Don't worry about what other people will say
01:49 Gear doesn't matter at the start
03:34 Don't worry about the numbers
04:38 Stack the deck in your favour
06:58 Use your unfair advantages
08:51 Focus on quantity rather than quality
10:29 Don't worry about your niche yet
12:06 Be patient and consistent
13:17 Think about it in terms of systems
14:57 Just do it

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My brother and I host a weekly podcast where we discuss happiness, creativity and the human condition. You can find it by searching “Not Overthinking” on any podcast app (eg: Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts etc).

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WHO AM I:
I'm Ali, a junior doctor working in Cambridge, UK. I make videos about medicine, technology, productivity and lifestyle design. I also have a weekly podcast with my brother (https://www.notoverthinking.com), and I write a weekly email newsletter that contains some quick thoughts + links to interesting things (https://email.aliabdaal.com).

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GET IN TOUCH:
If you’d like to talk, I’d love to hear from you. Tweeting @AliAbdaal directly will be the quickest way to get a response, but if your question is very long, feel free to email me at hi@aliabdaal.com. I try my best to reply to things but there sadly aren't enough hours in the day to respond to everyone 😭

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