Damon Fryer founded Daily Driven Exotics, an entertainment group based out of Vancouver. His aim is to create a luxury lifestyle brand with an emphasis on exotic cars and action sports. His videos are meant to inspire people and unite the community by sharing his automobiles with others.
Damon, who grew up in an entrepreneurial, self-employment type of environment, dropped out of school at 9th grade. This allowed him to create his income. He first had a successful career in sales with a big company called The Brick. He made most of his fortune through email marketing and affiliate sales.
How much money does Digital Agency Daily driven Exotics earn on YouTube?
For over 10 years, the channel has been growing and five years ago they started producing video games. They have 3.3 million subscribers with over 900 million views as of 2022 and 450,000-views-per-day on average.
YouTube content creators can 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 a program known as Google Preferred where deep-pocketed companies can target ads on the top 5% most popular content. This program also has higher rates than normal. Apart from ads, YouTubers also generate extra revenue through YouTube Red viewers who pay a monthly fee to view premium content on YouTube plus watch videos without ads. Here, they earn money on their videos. Viewers watch as long as they can and earn more money as a result.
Daily Driven Exotics makes more income through sponsorship deals promoting products like Asphalt 9.