You’ve seen his video memes everywhere, including Fox News, but now everyone’s favorite pro-Trump meme maker has been targeted and demonitized by YouTube. Known by his online moniker Carpe Donktum, you have definitely seen at least one of his perpetually-viral short videos in which he uses clips from movies, music videos, and cartoons to make hilarious political statements.
NEW VIDEO: The Gunfight at No Wall Corral pic.twitter.com/nol61IHdPM
— Carpe Donktum? (@CarpeDonktum) January 12, 2019
On Friday, the meme-maker was notified that after a year of posting his original content on YouTube — gaining three years worth of watch time, and not one single strike on his account — he is no longer eligible for monetization through Google AdSense.
It’s a success story really…
It really warms the heart.
— Carpe Donktum? (@CarpeDonktum) January 18, 2019
“It was a small source of income, the first year was best. After that the Demonetization started, any video that was popular would be ‘unsuitable for advertisers’ while views were spiking, and then magically OK when the views slowed down. In one case a video was demonetized and deemed OK four times in two weeks, as the view spikes were inconsistent,” he explained to The Gateway Pundit. “The reason given to me was ‘Reused Content’, despite all my content being an ORIGINAL take on existing content.”
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