5 Cool Channels Under 1,000 Subscribers

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Êdø Štrîké : Can we make this a series?

where is danny black : if they were under 1000 when you made this video, you really did them a huge favor most of them over 6K subs now!! super nice of you

Those Awesome Guys : Came here from austinmcconnell. Anyone else?

Sam : You need to do this weekly 👍🏽

DavidGX : Very cool of you to do this. I wish more big YouTubers did something similar.

hmm yes interesting. : Finally a real and constructive video about YouTube's new monetization policy. Thank you austin.

Wise Guy : They are *not* going to be under 1K anymore.

BLACKOUT : Thank you so much Austin! Videos like these are incredible. We're releasing in fall of 2018, only a little more waiting!

WarBear : well these channels dont have under 1000 subs after this video...

Suchiththa W : Austin, you are so much cooler than Youtube realises. The world needs more people like you who look for solutions, not problems.  A small story. I was the original male lead for Blackout (which is being shot in Canada btw), but we failed to get funding. The second trailer was shot a year later with a new lead, because a producer who came on board said that they were more likely to get a funding grant if they went with a Union actor. And no, I'm not bitter. I'm so pleased to see them get the attention they deserve, and actually see them feel the love of the internet to spur them on to produce it! I've wanted to see that story produced for ages and it feels like it might finally happen! So thank you :)

Elizabeth b : This is SUCH an amazing video!!! I really hope more people do things like this!!!

My Instant Search : You're the man! The real MVP!

BlockayTB : Oi! Don't throw philip defranco in that group of "restrictive, burdensome" opinions. That's not even close to what he said. Also phil shouts out little channels literally every day on his show in his "today in awesome" segment.

Andrew Novitsky : It looks like the description of undervalued coins and ICOs but about channels. Should we invest our subs in them?

Stick2pie Animations : i heard of a comment to make this a series pleaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaase make this a series please

black & white : Emil now has 5k subs, awesome

Beary Boy : About 1 Day and the channels are easily above 1000. Some at 5000

GeniusLad32 : People are overreacting. I don't think they understand how little youtubers with under 1k subs earn. It's pennies. Barely worth the monetisation. The only real way to make money is patreon or sponsorships but no-one would do either because not enough people are watching.

Andrew MadeAFilm : Happy for everyone who made it into this video. YouTube has the potential to be a platform for talent, but most of the time it just pushes unoriginal, cash-in content. So videos like this are important for bypassing that. I will be checking out all of these channels.

Emily O'Brien : your videos are always so interesting and have the bEST quality!

Ethan Crabtree : Hey, Austin McConnell! It looks like this video really had an effect on these small content creators. They now have a sub base of 5,000 to over 6,000. Congratulations to you, the creators, and the people who subbed to them!

Guru Amar : Then now is a great channel

dat calculation tho : I am so glad I discovered this channel. Good job Austin!

The Back Pages : Thank You! Thank You! Thank You!!!!!! This means the world to us!!!

Cognito : On the topic of collaboration...I'm three weeks away from being an astrophysicist if someone wants to make science videos with me.

DICES : Check us out, we're sort of cool (I guess). About 100 hours of work goes into every video

Mr. PiGGY : Not any more.....

Ultra Nerd : All of these channels now have well over a thousand subscribers. You did it, Austin. You rock. Thank you for doing something so awesome.

Emils Travel Vlog : WTFFFFF!!!??? THANK you so much Austin! So glad that my hard work finally pays of!

pratyush manandhar : IZ harris go watch her she has awsome content and has 950 subs

Robert Duncan : I haven't seen any big youtubers bashing the new policy. That might just be me though. Amazing video by the way, most of your videos are.

Blah : Back pages has 7000 subs Emil has 7000 subs Nick has 4000 subs Those awesome guys have 6000 subs Blackout has 10000 subs I subbed to back pages and blackout. Well done man!

pratyush manandhar : Go watch vox borders its production quality is off the charts

Isaac Carlton : Props for doing this Austin! Love your approach to this situation.

UKAS : It's super cool to see big YouTubers giving attention to small channels and reminding their audience that they EXIST XD

HasBeen : This should be the brand new “challenge” trend. Instead of eating tide pods, they should be doing something similar to this video and challenging others to do the same. If only...

Wazza Dudes : watching this 12 days after it was posted...none of those channels are under 1000 subs anymore WOOOO

Larry Bernard : I subscribed and hit the bell for all of them. Thanks for doing something responsible

Michael Frazier : You just blew 5 people's socks off.

MonkeyDumpling : If only I were on here 😢😢😢😢

Berd : I'm glad this has actually happened. Us smaller channels who put lots of time into our videos for no other reason that we enjoy it need this sort of stuff. You've earned yourself a subscriber ❤️

AnnaliseMarieG : GUYS! WE DID IT BLACKOUT SAYS ITLL BE OUT IN OCTOBER 2018!!! SPREAD THE WORD

TrueGIXERJ : Dayum this puts my work to shame, to all the other small channels out there; keep up with whatever you're doing, eventually it will pay off. Much love <3 Obligatory self advertisement

ChronoSpammer : A really cool gaming channel out there if you're intrested is Whogaming, not only video games either. He has some card games up too as well as his own series of cards. An absolute favorite of mine, I'd check it out if gaming is your thing.

Winddow 987654321 : I checked out the first 2 channels you talked out and they have 7k you probubly had something to do with it. Lol. Great job. I am gonna sub to all of them.

Jess Hart : Austin, you are the best. I subscribed to all of these folks, and it looks like you made a huge difference for each of them. Emil and the Back Pages guys made videos thanking you, and per the Blackout Fb page they're overjoyed with the interest and it looks like the series will finally be released. Great work, and I can't wait for your video on Joe Dever's Lone Wolf!

Beary Boy : Btw it is somehow youtube's job to support upcoming channels. If they want that money

PRETZEL KING : Thanks Sucks I wasn't around to be in this list *cries* JK Thanks for bringing attention to us small people

Kahsa : bravo - HAHA, All the channels are up around 7k+ subs now, LOL, good job man!!!! The BLACKOUT people are so excited, and already promising to release ASAP. <3

The CineRanter : What a great idea.