How to Become a YouTube Content Creator

A course by Maya Lee , Content creator and Youtuber

Content creator and Youtuber. Los Angeles, United States.
Joined November 2023

Master YouTube content creation from the ground up—discover how to develop ideas, produce videos, and market effectively.

  • 100% positive reviews (1)
  • 439 students
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch

Master YouTube content creation from the ground up—discover how to develop ideas, produce videos, and market effectively.

A course by Maya Lee

Dive into the art of crafting engaging YouTube videos with Maya Lee. You'll uncover the secrets to producing content that not only grabs attention but also resonates with and sticks with your audience.

The course covers all types of content, from generating the initial video idea to the complexities of production. You'll learn how to research and select captivating topics, write the script for your first video, and use essential filming equipment.

Additionally, you'll gain skills in filming techniques for both your main content and b-roll, as well as how to use editing software to polish your creations.

This creative journey will allow you to express yourself freely and transform your passions into compelling stories that you can monetize and share with the world

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What will you learn in this online course?

17 lessons & 15 downloads

Identifying Your Curiosity
4 minutes, 37 seconds
Selecting a Topic
5 minutes, 30 seconds
Writing a Compelling Script
7 minutes, 54 seconds
Shooting the Primary Footage
11 minutes, 45 seconds
Shooting B-roll Footage
5 minutes, 25 seconds
  • 100% positive reviews (1)
  • 439 students
  • 17 lessons (2h 17m)
  • 15 additional resources (2 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

What is this course's project?

You will create a '10 Tips' video for your YouTube channel. This final project will allow you to directly apply what you've learned and see how your ability to produce quality content evolves, helping you to adopt a more professional and consistent approach to your channel.

Who is this online course for?

This course is perfect for those looking to unleash their creativity and share their stories.

It's tailored for newcomers just starting on YouTube as well as those seeking to enhance their consistency and quality on the platform.

If you're ready to turn your passion into engaging content and want to learn how to manage your own creative brand and business, this course will guide you every step of the way.

Requirements and materials

You will need your creativity, analytical skills, basic video recording equipment, and editing software. These tools are essential for you to follow along with the course and engage in practical projects.


439 Students
1 Reviews
100% Positive ratings

Maya Lee

A course by Maya Lee

Teacher Plus
Content creator and Youtuber

Maya Lee is a Korean-American content creator and educator based in Los Angeles. With over six years of experience in digital content creation and seven years in teaching, Maya has developed a unique ability to communicate and educate through visual media.

Prior to dedicating herself full-time to YouTube, she worked as an elementary school teacher, giving her a deep understanding of educational and communication dynamics, crucial for connecting meaningfully with her audience.

Her genuine and authentic approach allows her to form real connections with her viewers, who often see her as a trusted friend or big sister on their creative journey.


  • U1

    Introduction and Influences

    • About Me
    • Influences
  • U2

    Starting with Curiosity and Scriptwriting

    • Identifying Your Curiosity
    • Selecting a Topic
    • Writing a Compelling Script
  • U3

    Equipment, Visuals, and Shooting

    • Equipment and Setup for YouTube Videos
    • Shooting the Primary Footage
    • Shooting B-roll Footage
    • Behind the Scenes: My Home Setup
  • U4

    Editing and Finalizing

    • Editing Techniques 1
    • Editing Techniques 2
    • Enhancing with Text and Effects and adding Music
    • Creating Compelling Thumbnails
  • U5

    YouTube Marketing and Social Media Management

    • Content Adaptation and Cross-Platform Promotion
    • Viewer Engagement Techniques
    • Leveraging Trends for Content Creation
    • Consistency and Authenticity in Content Creation
  • FP

    Final project

    • How to Become a Content Creator

What to expect from a Domestika course

  • Learn at your own pace

    Enjoy learning from home without a set schedule and with an easy-to-follow method. You set your own pace.

  • Learn from the best professionals

    Learn valuable methods and techniques explained by top experts in the creative sector.

  • Meet expert teachers

    Each expert teaches what they do best, with clear guidelines, true passion, and professional insight in every lesson.

  • Certificates

    If you're a Plus member, get a custom certificate signed by your teacher for every course. Share it on your portfolio, social media, or wherever you like.

  • Get front-row seats

    Videos of the highest quality, so you don't miss a single detail. With unlimited access, you can watch them as many times as you need to perfect your technique.

  • Share knowledge and ideas

    Ask questions, request feedback, or offer solutions. Share your learning experience with other students in the community who are as passionate about creativity as you are.

  • Connect with a global creative community

    The community is home to millions of people from around the world who are curious and passionate about exploring and expressing their creativity.

  • Watch professionally produced courses

    Domestika curates its teacher roster and produces every course in-house to ensure a high-quality online learning experience.


Domestika's courses are online classes that provide you with the tools and skills you need to complete a specific project. Every step of the project combines video lessons with complementary instructional material, so you can learn by doing. Domestika's courses also allow you to share your own projects with the teacher and with other students, creating a dynamic course community.

All courses are 100% online, so once they're published, courses start and finish whenever you want. You set the pace of the class. You can go back to review what interests you most and skip what you already know, ask questions, answer questions, share your projects, and more.

The courses are divided into different units. Each one includes lessons, informational text, tasks, and practice exercises to help you carry out your project step by step, with additional complementary resources and downloads. You'll also have access to an exclusive forum where you can interact with the teacher and with other students, as well as share your work and your course project, creating a community around the course.

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How to Become a YouTube Content Creator. How to become course by Maya Lee

How to Become a YouTube Content Creator

A course by Maya Lee
Content creator and Youtuber. Los Angeles, United States.
Joined November 2023
  • 100% positive reviews (1)
  • 439 students