Differences between Youtube and Blogging

Today we will going to discuss a very popular question. YouTube Vs. Blogging: Which option is best for you?

YouTube and Blogging are two ways to earn money from the internet and deliver their message to people who fill their world. Both have their own advantages. Both areas are very broad, i.e. already there are millions of people around the world in both areas. The answer to this question will be different for each person. For anyone, YouTube will be the best option then blogging for anyone. But how do you make sure that which option will be best for you?

In this article I will compare both YouTube and blogging. In comparison, we first see the similarities between both YouTube and blogging, and then the tabular difference later. Keeping these things in mind, you will decide for yourself what will be best for you.

So let's start with similarities

Some similarities to YouTube and Blogging are illustrated below.

1. Both you need original content

Both move through the content. People will come to your blog to read your blog, and to watch your video on your YouTube channel. People would like to visit such blogs, which will have many useful articles and such a YouTube channel, which will have great video.

You all know what to do, to write articles and then to make videos, both have to work hard and do proper research. Now you see what you can do right?

2. Some small investments should be done.

However both of them are free to start. You can create free blogs on Blogger and upload videos for free by recording screen recordings or videos on YouTube as well. But if you want professionalism, then you need a self-hosted WordPress blog and investing for great content on the YouTube channel, great camera, mic etc.

3. Both of you have to learn a lot

Both things need to be the right information for you. If you only write articles on irrelevant topics, then what will you do if no one searches? There is no use in making similar irrelevant videos. So you have to first learn things through proper research on the internet.

Remembering one after another, learning is a never-ending process, the more you learn in both areas, the more you benefit.

4. You have to devote time and effort to both

Creating content takes considerable time and effort, whether it is articles or videos. For a good article you need a proper research and plan, which takes a lot of time and is very much hard work. Both things are not easy at all.

5. There are good ways to earn both money and increase reach to people

If you run a blog with full effort or run with a YouTube channel appropriate technique, then you will have the advantage, in terms of money and according to popularity.

Differences in YouTube and Blogging

Youtube: You have to create video content. Mostly, 
Blogging: you have to create textual content, but if you can create images and videos then this is a benefit and you get the benefit.

Youtube: You have to spend money for professional video recording equipment that are optional. 
Blogging:You also have to spend on themes, services or plugins etc. to add great functionalities to your blog.

Youtube: You do not necessarily need to be more technical. That's why it's great for non-technical people. 
Blogging: You must have a technical knowledge to implement great and advanced features.

Youtube: To make money from YouTube, options Blogging is comparatively shorter. 
Blogging: There is a lot of options to earn money comparatively of YouTube in blogging.

Youtube: Your channel's real owner is Google, when your channel can delete it, though it is often only in copyright strikes. 
Blogging: The real owner of your blog is you. You have complete control over Self-Hosted Blog.

Youtube:  Advertising's only option is Google AdSense. 
Blogging: Advertising has lots of options.

 Youtube: YouTube is a great option to promote affiliate links. In this, you can add affiliate links above videos, in comments or in description. 
Blogging: In Blogging, you can promote affiliate links in different ways.

 Youtube: YouTube is better than blogging to promote regional content, and YouTube is a great option to influence people. 
Blogging: Blog is great for both global and local content. But video content has more impact on people. And people like to listen and watch, more than read.

Would it be great to have both Blogging and YouTube together?

You can do both things together too. But again, two things matter, time and efforts If you have so much time that you can do both things together and you can work hard for it, then you definitely do.