A lot of people do not understand that videos just don't show up on the top of Google without some search engine optimization which would include buying YouTube views initially to get the show on the road. It is not the best way to rank your video forever but as a jumpstart it's a
The ability to get your video ranked on the search engines can bring you thousands and thousands of visitors and make you thousands and thousands of dollars. And all of it would be by your sitting at home relaxing. The passive income benefits of writing a video on YouTube are almost second to none when it comes to passive income in the Internet marketing.
Don't be one of those people who built a video site even a channel and then does nothing to make it show up so that others visit without your prompting. That's a waste of your time and will not make you any money over the long haul.
Be smart, do SEO and make money from your YouTube videos.