Is earning money through YouTube halal?

I play video games and upload that content on YouTube. So is YouTube earning halal in islam?

  • It is halal as long as the video content does not show or encourage anything haram.
    – Zohal
    Oct 16, 2015 at 10:48
  • Nice comment @Zohel, but on the other hand, what about this point that: if: it led to be encountered with haram scenes (pics,movies...) accidentally? (if it is ineludible?)? Nov 21, 2015 at 6:07

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Yes it is halal as there is nothing wrong with recording video games and making walk-throughs, tutorials or anything like that. And many muslims do make their earnings through YouTube.

But make sure to censor any abusive content or any scenes like that. As many modern games contain stuff like that and it is a sin to spread bad things.

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