A thumbnail is like the cover of a book for your videos. It’s the first thing viewers see and judge if your video is worth watching, this makes or breaks your video’s potential to gain thousands of views.
Gaming channels are the second most popular genre on YouTube and starting your gaming channel now means you will be sharing the space with some of YouTubes giants like PewDiePie, Markiplier and elrubiusOMG.
Gaming channels make up more than 30% of the top 20 subscribed channels on YouTube. According to statista.com, 31% of video uploaded on YouTube fall under the gaming category, which is the second largest category after People and Blogs.