How to make $2,000 a month with Youtube with only 5,000 subs?

Nicole Venglovicova
4 min readAug 25, 2023

From Side Hustle to Full-Time Income: Jimmy Smith’s Journey on AskJimmySmith on my podcast Girl with a camera: The Hustlers Club.

Jimmy Smith, the creator behind the YouTube channel AskJimmySmith, recently shared his journey from starting a side hustle to achieving a full-time income.

In addition to his success story, he also discussed the challenges and lessons learned, including a significant loss of revenue when he started publishing Shorts. Here’s a look at the key takeaways from the conversation.

The Power of Engagement

— Jimmy emphasized the importance of engaging with his audience, responding to comments, and building a community on AskJimmySmith. He believes that even a small, engaged audience can be more valuable than a large, disengaged one.
— He also shared how hosting giveaways and contests helped drive engagement and increase subscribers.

The Importance of Content Quality



Nicole Venglovicova

Content creator, currently writing my first travel book :)