What is Facebook Video Ads & How to Get Monetization with Facebook

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If you want to start earning money using the Facebook platform, Facebook video ads will be better for you. Today I am going to tell you all about it like what are Facebook ads? How to make money with Facebook? What is the eligibility to earn? In this article I will solve your above questions.

Facebook video ads is not the exact name for it. Its real name is Facebook In-stream ads. Before, it was known as Facebook ads breaks. Now it has become too difficult to get monetization from Facebook compare to that period when it newly launched.

It works like AdSense ads on YouTube videos. Similarly you have to add good videos on your Facebook page and they will put ads on, between or at the end of your videos.

Here are many different uses of facebook like drive traffic from Facebook. There are some another way to earn money from Facebook. I have written the detailed article for it.

What is Facebook Video Ads?

Facebook video ads is the ads which appears during your video. It allow the advertiser to do promotion their product or business via videos. If you are advertiser, you have to signup at Ads manager. To boost you have to pay to Facebook to show your product or business ads. Facebook use video on your page.

As we know, maximum people like to watch videos everywhere. There may be millions of people on Facebook who spend their time on social media to watch only videos. By using this large number of users Facebook has invent new way to earn. From this publisher and advertiser both get profit.

People watch advertiser video ads. Interested people visit their websites or pages. That means advertisers are getting customers. To show ads on your video you need to have Facebook creator page.

Facebook puts video advertise on publisher’s video that the publisher get money to show ads on their videos. Therefore they both are getting profit.

I have a good example for you – If you are reading this article, obviously you know about AdSense on YouTube. Facebook ads also works similar to AdSense ads. You get good revenue from here compare to Google AdSense.

To do payment transactions, here you have to use ‘Facebook audience network’. You have to put all your information like bank details, GST detail here.

What is the Eligibility to get monetized with Facebook?

Now a days, it has become pretty difficult to get monetization of Facebook due to increasing number of publishers on Facebook. Facebook has increased and set criteria more challenging to get approved.

  • Your Facebook page should follow all Partner Monetization Policies of Facebook. It includes community standard, copyright enforcement, credibility as well as arrangement.
  • Your must from one of the eligible counties and post your videos using one of the eligible languages. Don’t worry if your country is not in the list because Facebook is growing so fast. It will available in your country earlier.
  • Followers – For that you need to have big number of followers on your Facebook page where you want to get monetization. You must have 10,000 followers on your Facebook page. If you have not 10,000 followers, you are not ready to get monetization.
  • Engagement – Another factor to getting approved is good engagement. You need to upload the video with length minimum 3 minutes. Your each video should have minimum 1 minute watch time. That means one person should watch your one video till 1 minute continuously. If video follow this, it will count one view.
  • Your minimum age should be 18 years.

You need to have 30,000 views engagement. This is the simple criteria for getting approved Facebook monetization.


There are some limitations too. It includes eligible countries as well as eligible languages. Big question is that – Is India Eligible for In-stream ads? Yes! and the eligible countries list is as follows –

Eligible Counties

  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Bangladesh
  • Belgium
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Canada
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Denmark
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • El Salvador
  • France
  • Germany
  • Guatemala
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iraq
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Jordan
  • Malaysia
  • Mexico
  • Morocco
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Peru
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Singapore
  • South Africa
  • South Korea
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Taiwan
  • Thailand
  • The Netherlands
  • Philippines
  • Turkey
  • Saudi Arabia
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • United States

Eligible Languages

  • Arabic
  • Bengali
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Italian
  • Indonesian
  • Kannada
  • Korean
  • Malay
  • Malayalam
  • Mandarin
  • Marathi
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Punjabi
  • Spanish
  • Swedish
  • Tagalog
  • Tamil
  • Telugu
  • Thai
  • Turkish

These are all eligible countries and languages for Facebook In-stream Ads. The data in these both list will increase in the future. Visit the Business Help Center to check for updates on these lists.

What Category to choose to get instant Monetization?

If you are good publisher, you will get approval earlier. Because people like to watch like comedy videos, entertaining videos, mysterious videos etc. Many people are uploading animals video and generating a good revenue.

In India maximum people watch comedy videos continuously. You can upload trolling videos. As well as PUBG is in trending now. Create a page and named it like a gamer name. Start to upload PUBG comedy video I mean upload videos like trolling noobs or behave like noob. Try to make funny voice over. There are so many sources available on internet to download funny sound effect.

Try to make you own videos. If you upload videos of other people they have right to claim on you. Once they claim, you will lose your monetization. Therefore you need to take it seriously and make the unique content videos.

That’s why nobody won’t claim copyright on your Facebook videos.

Can you get paid via Facebook video ads?

Obviously yes, Facebook has launched it to give the chance to people who want to earn money with Facebook. This is the massive to generate money via Facebook. Now a days, Earning with facebook has become little bit challenging as compare to period when it newly launched.

Here are more chances to get monetized than YouTube. Therefore many people are turning toward it. In future it will also become so difficult to get monetized with Facebook.

Many time we watch videos on Facebook without any ads putted on it. That means those publishers haven’t get monetized. They are also waiting for get approved monetization. If you want to do earning, you need to step up fast.

If you think your content is so powerful and unique that people will like it, you are not getting satisfied number of viewers you can use paid promotion of facebook. Facebook will helps you to get more views on your content.

How Much Facebook pay for each 1000 views?

This is the question asked by large number of people. With the above things taking in mind, what did you get? You got that Facebook pay you for views.

Obviously Facebook have low competition than YouTube. Therefore it has high impression value. There is not exact data I have, I am telling the numbers approximately. If something went wrong tell me in comment I will correct it.

Facebook ads cost –

Bidding WayAverage Ads Cost
Click per cost (CPC)$0.97
Per thousand views cost (CPM)$7.19
Cost per like (CPL)$1.07
Cost per download (CPA)$5.47

The above cost prices are for advertiser. From above data we can think about it. Facebook may pay on and average $2.5 to $3 for each 1000 views according to above data. If you thing I have made some mistake in above number tell me via comment below.


Facebook in-stream ads are the best opportunity for video creators. You can start today also, because there are no higher competitions like YouTube. You need to do little bit efforts, target your goals and go ahead. Come on you can do it.

This Post Has 2 Comments

  1. Ranbeer Rajput

    Earlier I used to upload videos on Facebook for timepass, but due to videos ads, I am also earning money by doing timepass on FB.

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