Many people do not realize how difficult it is to get a YouTube channel up and running. The fact is, most YouTube channels get very few subscribers at all, while there are a very few that become extremely popular. The few that become popular are the ones that are able to monetize their YouTube channel in order to actually turn a profit off of the content that they provide and maybe even make a living off of it. If that is what you would like to do, you should first understand that your content is the most important thing. If you do not have good content, people will not subscribe to your channel no matter how well you promote it.
Once you have the good content taken care of, the next thing you need to do is to make sure that your videos are seen by people. If you have a big enough social media community to support you, the best, and cheapest, way to go about putting your videos in front of people’s eyes is to post them on your social media accounts. If your content is good enough and you have enough social media followers, your videos could possibly go viral, which would mean that they would be shared all over the world by different social media users. This is really the best way to boost your subscriber base to your channel if you have enough people in your social networks to make an impact.
After that, there are a number of different paid services that can promote your channel and your content in a number of different ways. This is the next step to look into in regards to building your channel, but it does cost money. In the meantime, start with social media.