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How to Annotate a YouTube Video [Quick Tip]

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Ever wondered how to make those clickable buttons that show up on some YouTube videos? And, as it turns out, annotating YouTube videos is actually really simple. Once you''ve uploaded your video to YouTube, the annotation tool lets you easily layer text, links, and spotlights to your videos. We annotated one of HubSpot''s YouTube videos  to show you how the process is done.

Facebook, Apple, YouTube & More: What 9 Famous Sites Used to Look Like [Infographic]

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This post originally appeared on HubSpot's Agency Post. To read more content like this, subscribe to Agency Post. Between the bowl cuts and missing teeth, there's nothing quite worse than looking back on a pile of your old school photos. Did I honestly think that pink scrunchie was a good idea? Don't believe me? Design Daily

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Wistia or Youtube?

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What makes it different than a traditional video hosting service like YouTube is that it allows users to track the performance of their videos with analytics. Wistia or Youtube? On the other hand, YouTube is free. However, it can’t be integrated with HubSpot like Wistia can. There’s also no way to add a CTA to a YouTube video (yet). Think: Wistia and YouTube.

YouTube Launches New and Improved YouTube Analytics

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It looks like the marketer's cry for more data has reached YouTube's ears, and not too long after Facebook beefed up its analytics with new features for Facebook Insights. Here are the four latest features YouTube Analytics will tack on to the almost-defunked Insights. YouTube measures your ability to retain your audience based on both absolute and relative retention.

YouTube Makes Some Videos 'Shoppable' and Other Marketing Stories of the Week

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YouTube Finally Makes Some Videos ‘Shoppable,’ From Mashable. Have you ever wondered how awesome it would be to simply click and buy the things you see in YouTube videos? YouTube is releasing a new feature it calls a “channel gadget” that will bring some of that functionality to your video viewing experience. Read more about YouTube''s ''shoppable'' videos at Mashable.

87 More Vital Social Media Marketing Facts and Stats for 2012

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Looking at five leading social networks (Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Google+ and Pinterest), Fortune 100 company names are mentioned more than 10 million times per month. To accommodate different product lines, business units and geographies, the average Fortune 100 company now maintains 10 official corporate Twitter accounts, 10 Facebook pages and eight YouTube channels. HubSpot ).

6 Reasons a Blog Should be the Center of Any Social Content Strategy

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You can post a video on YouTube, pin an infographic on Pinterest, upload a presentation to SlideShare, and embed any of these in a blog post. According to research from HubSpot , “Businesses with websites that have 401-1000 web pages get six times more leads than those with 51-100 pages. Despite the many business benefits of blogging , it remains an underutilized tactic. Leads.

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Top 7 Reasons Your Business Should Be Interested In Pinterest

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Pinterest BlogHer Facebook hubspot RichRelevance Shareaholic Social Media Marketing Twitter YouTube If you market your business online, there is a good chance you have heard of the fastest growing social network, Pinterest. The photo and video sharing site is exploding in popularity. It has 25 million members, has registered over half a million business accounts and gets 2.5 billion page views per month. Featuring Contributions from Global Thinkers. Comments As a real estate professional I love pinterest. It allows me to.

The 14 Best Content Planning and Research Tools

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Displays your Google search history across devices, including YouTube searches. Showcase reviews:  HubSpot, SnapApp. HubSpot. With 93% of B2B marketers now using content marketing to build brand awareness and generate leads, success going forward will require producing higher-quality content —not just more of it. Best Content Planning Tools. 1) Trello. Pricing: free. Siasat.

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10 Ways B2B Businesses Can Use Pinterest

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Pinterest Blog Business Constant Contact General Electric hubspot InfoActive Infographic Marketing and Advertising Piktochart Pinterest boards Social Media Marketing Vimeo Web conferencing Website YouTube In previous posts, I convinced you to consider using Pinterest in your social media marketing strategy, and I reviewed some of the boards you can create for your business.

Tools that help generate blogging ideas

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Hubspot’s Blog Topic Generator. Hubspot’s Blog Topic Generator works in a similar way to Portent’s tool, but it gives you different ideas and asks you for 3 words, preferably nouns before giving you a whole week of ideas to write about that same topic. Hubspot’s generator came up with these great ideas. Every blogger knows the challenge of finding topics to write about. Quora.

34 (of the) Best Google+ Tips, Tactics and Guides of 2011

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The Ultimate Google+ Cheat Sheet by HubSpot Blog. ** 5 STARS. You use Google as your search engine, Chrome as your browser, YouTube to watch videos, and Google Reader to read blogs. 10 Guaranteed Ways to Get More Google+ Page Followers by HubSpot Blog. How Google+ Is Changing the Web, Even Though No One Wants It To by HubSpot Blog. It will fundamentally change SEO.

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The Top #Nifty50 Women in Technology on Twitter for 2012

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Boston’s amazing Laura Fitton is an inbound marketing evangelist for HubSpot, founder of @oneforty, and co-author of the best-selling Twitter For Dummies (For Dummies (Computer/Tech)). A year ago, the #Nifty50 honored 50 remarkable men and women on Twitter. These women are executives, thought leaders, bloggers, authors and role models for younger women with an interest in technology.

SEO for YouTube: How to Search Optimize Video for B2B Marketing

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Videos are an important part of content, and given that YouTube is by far the most popular video website, you should be publishing videos there -- even if you are a B2B company. Before we dive into the 5 key elements of YouTube search engine optimization , watch our video below about how to upload video content to YouTube. Connect with HubSpot Title & Description.

How to Use YouTube's Analytics for B2B Marketing

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YouTube is well known as the most popular video platform that empowers anyone to "broadcast" themselves. While this channel emphasizes the production aspect of video, marketers should remember that YouTube also equips them with a powerful analytics tool. But how can you measure the success of your YouTube videos and apply this information to your overall marketing strategy?

How To Use YouTube For eCommerce

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How to Use YouTube To Increase Sales. HubSpot CMO Mike Volpe says to keep in mind that “ social media isn’t a strategy, its a technology ” Use technology YouTube to share the information with anyone that wants it. This will show up as a clicakble link on YouTube. Connect with HubSpot This is a guest post authored by John Lawson. Why Video?

YouTube Gets Way More Social With Facebook, Google+ Integration

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If you've logged into YouTube in the past day, you may have noticed the video-based social network has undergone somewhat of a makeover. While sleek new designs for the site as a whole, your YouTube homepage , and individual video channels are the main focus of YouTube's changes, there are a couple of new features that should excite you as a marketer, especially if video content is one of your business' fortes. Your new and improved YouTube homepage now features a tab for 'Trending' and 'Popular' videos. While a YouTube user (i.e. Connect with HubSpot

24 reasons SEO and social media are inextricably linked

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28% say social media sites e.g. YouTube, and Facebook help them learn more about brands and product (source: Octagon). 2nd largest search engine is YouTube (source:  comScore ). Google+ has the highest correlated social factor for SEO ranking (source:  HubSpot ). 59% of marketers agree SEO has the biggest effect on lead generation. 22% say social media.

This Week in Content Marketing: Chaos in the Media Coming Soon to a Platform Near You

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In this week’s episode, Robert and I discuss the ridiculous way that HubSpot handled a recent scandal with a “tell-all” news release. Rants and raves include the social media mob mentality surrounding the death of Cecil the lion and why YouTube’s top stars aren’t making as much money as you think. Joe’s rant: My rant for this week is focused on YouTube. This week’s show.

Is Blogging Dead or Are Companies Not Trying Hard Enough?

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For instance: There were  107 trillion emails sent last year, Facebook is at more than 900 million users , Pinterest is closing in on 15 million users , and there are three billion videos streamed  on YouTube every day. I do this to show how many people are using the web, to preempt the “My customer doesn’t use the Internet” conversation (yes, I still hear that). magazine.

18 (of the) Best Web Analytics Guides of 2011

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When it comes to questions like which web metrics are most important, how to scrutinize Google Analytics reports for actionable data, how to create custom reports or evaluate social media ROI, and how to improve SEO, reduce bounce rates or measure YouTube success, these 18 articles and posts on using web analytics to improve marketing performance offer invaluable assistance. Brilliant.

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The Top #Nifty50 Women in Technology on Twitter for 2012

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Boston’s amazing Laura Fitton is an inbound marketing evangelist for HubSpot, founder of @oneforty, and co-author of the best-selling Twitter For Dummies (For Dummies (Computer/Tech)). A year ago, the #Nifty50 honored 50 remarkable men and women on Twitter. These women are executives, thought leaders, bloggers, authors and role models for younger women with an interest in technology.

Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010

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Ways to Not Get ReTweeted by HubSpot Blog. Dan Zarrella uses extensive HubSpot research to show that practices like talking about yourself, dumbing down the readability of your tweets, eschewing links, and repeating the same things everyone else is saying are great ways to avoid being retweeted. What types of information are worth sharing, beyond blog posts? by Ask Aaron Lee.

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Happy 5th Aniversary To YouTube’s First Viral Video

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While YouTube launched in May of 2005, many argue that today marks the day when YouTube became part of popular culture and a fixture of online video sharing. Following its appearance on SNL, the video appeared on YouTube and was viewed more than 5 million times until February 2006 when NBC Universal asked the site to remove it, along with several other copyrighted NBC video clips.

How Social Media, Content Transform Marketing from Expense to Investment

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online or print advertising, trade shows, telemarketing, direct mail) according to research from HubSpot. It’s difficult to build a large social following on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, Google+ or any other such site right out of the gate. Photo credit: DIY Marketers. Buying a bag of apples at the grocery store is an expense; planting an apple tree is an investment.

9 Criteria for Selecting a Social Media Monitoring Tool

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Virtually every social media monitoring tool worthy of the label covers the big social networks (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter), social bookmarking sites (Digg, Reddit) and content sharing sites (YouTube, Flickr). Social Media Marketing Alterian SM2 analytics Beevolve BP social media failure Buzzlogic Cision Converseon free social media monitoring tools HubSpot Jive Klout Lithium OneRiot Radian6 realtime alerts Salesforce.com Scout Labs social media monitoring tools social monitoring tools Socialmention SproutSocial Sysomos Topsy Trackur UberVU Vosuc workflowRange of coverage.

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20 Ways to Generate ROI from a Corporate Blog

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Grow your social network by including links to your Twitter account, Facebook page, YouTube channel and other social media points of presence. The “ROI of social media&# (or lack thereof) is a hot, and still hotly contested, topic. summarized arguments from both sides a few months ago in The Social Media ROI Debate. All of the old measurements are moot.&#. What should they promote?

55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010

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According to a HubSpot study, 71% of marketers viewed Twitter as a useful marketing tool last year, up from just 39% in 2009. Most valuable is his dissection of the best way to use the popular social sites, YouTube and blogging in an integrated manner that capitalizes on the strengths of each platform. Ways to Find Legal Music for Your YouTube Videos by Mashable. 85% of Inc.

5 Reasons Why Your Social Media Strategy Isn’t Really a Social Media Strategy

WindMill Networking

According to Hubspot,  72% of businesses have a social media strateg y. Suffice to say, before thinking about utilizing Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, or YouTube, look in your own backyard and start crafting some stories that can be used as, yes, part of your content strategy! why world wide web YouTube Really? Nothing. But campaigns are the means, not the end.

Focusing on your Klout score is detrimental to your business

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We've been fielding questions from clients (and potential clients) about Klout scores, Hubspot, and what all these services mean for their websites and their businesses. The questions I receive are typically "how can I get my Klout score higher?", "should I fork over lots of money to Hubspot?" Who is Hubspot? Please continue reading for our analysis. What is Klout? Possibly.

3 Winning Examples of B2B Blogs Done Right

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Blogging Content Marketing Social Media Marketing Blog Business business to business Forrester Research hubspot internet-marketing Kinaxis LinkedIn Marketing and Advertising Twitter YouTubeOver the last few years blogging has become a recognized marketing tool as a component of a social media strategy.  B2B blogs are not only showing up within the websites of more companies, they are providing real and measurable success for those that are doing it well.  Over time you will become their trusted resource for information, which will naturally lead to more business. Louis E. Nothing. 

Web Presence Optimization Software Review: gShift Labs

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HubSpot ), gShift isn’t a point solution, but a single integrated tool to manage all aspects of WPO. number of mentions and retweets), LinkedIn and YouTube all into one spot. For your videos on YouTube, gShift displays rankings for those videos on specified keywords with YouTube’s search function as well as Google rankings for those videos by keyword phrase.

B2B Video Content Marketing on Youtube

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@RBeale on Twitter Ryan Beale on Facebook RBeale.com RSS Feed Ryan Beales Email Home About Contact Comment Policy Buy Thesis PPC SEO Social Media Marketing Subscribe Today Internet Marketing, Sales & Sports | Ryan Beale Why B2B Marketers Should Consider Adding Video Content on Youtube by rbeale on May 18, 2010 · View Comments in Internet Marketing Spread it! Video is in demand. 

How to Add YouTube Videos to Your Site or Blog

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According to the 2011 Social Media Marketing Industry Report , 77% of marketers plan on increasing their use of YouTube and video marketing in 2011. This means that with 2 billion videos watched per day on YouTube and 35 hours of video uploaded to YouTube every minute, marketers need to understand how to take a video on YouTube and add it to your site or blog.