3 Tips to Make Money on Social Media Video

Transcript for 3 Tips to Make Money on Social MediaThanks but no thanks. Time to Yahoo your day. So many success stories about people making millions of youtube. Facebook and instagram so how can you do it yourself. ABC's Rebecca Jarvis went straight to the source and got tip tips from their vice president of tech. ? Yahoo ? Reporter: From the laugh out loud lovability of Charlie bit me. Charlie bit me. To the inescapable catchiness of Rebecca black's "Friday." ? Friday Friday ? Reporter: And the click worthy cuteness of pets like grumpy cat. Are you serious? Of course, I'm serious. Look at my face. Reporter: Social media sites like youtube and instagram have been launching pads for viral sensations which have helped them net some cool, hard cash along the way. So how can you earn some extra money and make your social media accounts work for you? We met up with David Pogue vice president of Yahoo tech. A lot are making money. Lots are making a little money and a handful are making huge money and tend to be young, funny, musical. Ow to and tend to do this a lot. To put some of David's how to tech tips to work we enlisted the help of Christie Messina, a 41-year-old stay-at-home mom of two looking to make dough on the side using her passion for party planning. Nice to meet you. Tip one, become popular. The best idea is Pinterest. People will see the cool party photos you have and say, wow, that's a cool party. I don't have time. Reporter: Next up, sell your photos to your fans. Fantastic. Photos of the parties you've done on instagram. There are certain websites like twenty20.com so for 20% of the take will print and ship photos you're taking. Best way to grow a following? People who become successes are people who spend a lot of time doing it and they have talent. Reporter: And tip three, sign up for the youtube partner program. What about how to videos on youtube. How to. Youtube welcomes anyone to join their partner program and they will pay you 55% of what they make from the ads that run before your videos. Sound good? That sounds great. I think once my little guy goes to school full time I think I can really give a lot of effort to this. Reporter: Christie now more eager than ever to watch the money roll in one click at a time. For "Good morning America," Rebecca Jarvis, ABC news, new York. Lots of ways for families to make extra cash. Now check in with ginger forThis transcript has been automatically generated and may not be 100% accurate. href='http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/video/tips-make-money-social-media-29949540' - http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/video/tips-make-money-social-media-29949540 -