How Long Does it Take to Get Results from Content Marketing?
NOVEMBER 16, 2016
Other popular channels are Twitter, Facebook and YouTube. “ Marketing is impatient. Everything we do feels like we need to do it faster.”. – Ann Handley. How the chef prepares, combines and cooks quality, fresh ingredients determines how delicious a seafood paella will be. What does this have to do with how long it takes for content marketing to create leads and demand? Be patient. Source ).
Generating Leads from a Facebook Fan/Business Page Engagement Strategy
MAY 19, 2012
Here are some ways to find content to share: Blogs you subscribe to, Twitter feeds, Google Alerts, YouTube videos, and pages that your firm likes on Facebook. Facebook and B2B lead generation. Have you considered Facebook as a channel for lead generation? Yes I know the jury is still out, but you can’t deny the power of Facebook as it relates to brand building and audience reach.
A Social Media Measurement Dashboard; One Approach
AUGUST 9, 2012
We’ll focus on Twitter, Google+, Facebook and YouTube. YouTube. YouTube. YouTube Analytics is the source for much YouTube metric data. YouTube (Likes Plus Comments Plus Shares)/ Total Posts. . A re your social media efforts working? That’s one of the most misunderstood questions in marketing today. There really is no “right” way to measure social media.
17 Ways to Promote Your White Paper for Lead Generation
MARCH 3, 2016
Whether placed on your landing page to spur conversions or YouTube, video is a powerful way to demonstrate the concepts in a white paper. You’ve written, designed and produced a white paper. That was a lot of work. Now you can relax. Not so fast. You’re only half way there. Why did you write it? So people would download and read it. Sadly, it’s not going to do that if no one finds it. Video.
A Brief Guide to Increasing Website Conversions with Video
NOVEMBER 4, 2012
Certainly on YouTube, but also video syndication sites like TubeMogul and Vimeo. . More and more I have been becoming a believer in the power of videos on websites and landing pages for conversions. Videos offer a number of benefits; most importantly: Videos allow you to demonstrate a product or solution simply. Here are some ways to make online videos effective: . Utilize testimonials.
B2B Online Video Marketing; Planning to Execution Best Practices for Lead Generation
OCTOBER 27, 2013
YouTube averages 4 billion hits each day, and 61% of B2B marketers leverage YouTube to extend the reach of their messaging and brands. Also: A Forbes study: Three-quarters (75%) of executives surveyed said they watch work-related videos on business-related websites at least weekly; more than half (52%) watch work-related videos on YouTube at least weekly. YouTube Targeting.
A Social Media Measurement Dashboard; One Approach
AUGUST 9, 2012
We’ll focus on Twitter, Google+, Facebook and YouTube. YouTube. YouTube. YouTube Analytics is the source for much YouTube metric data. YouTube (Likes Plus Comments Plus Shares)/ Total Posts. . In my humble opinion (maybe yours too), Twitter replies, Facebook Likes, Google +1s, and YouTube likes are not as relevant as more interactive engagements such as retweeting, commenting and sharing, which take more thought. A re your social media efforts working? That’s one of the most misunderstood questions in marketing today. REACH. We know that.
7 Recent or Unique Google Adwords features you should be utilizing today.
MAY 5, 2013
When you run as many substantial internet marketing and paid search programs as we do, you realize how many new features occur over time, whether it is within Google Adwords, Bing Ad Center, Facebook Ads, or YouTube ads. Every week we review the blogs and releases from the platforms we use, and test new features on ourselves first before recommending them to clients. Subscribe. Get updates.
Content Marketing: Goals, Issues, Strategies
MARCH 24, 2013
Client One: 4 website articles, 4 blog posts, 4 guest blog posts (for backlinks), 3 video scripts per month (for site and YouTube). I’ve been thinking about all this content marketing we’ve been exposed to lately. Although essential in today’s marketing environment, we may be at the crossroads of too much messaging going across our eyes; many of it not as quality as it should be.
An Overview of the Google Adwords Recent Changes & New Features
MAY 3, 2012
A multitude of targeting options- YouTube, Google Display Network, keyword targeting, channel targeting, topic targeting, and a variety of unit options. Note: Stay tuned for a more detailed post on how to promote videos on Google and YouTube, and how to generate leads with them. Pity those poor writers who’ve written books on Paid search and Google Adwords. There have been so many modifications in search over the last couple of weeks that it makes those authors scrambling to update. Well, change is normal; just ask Google and Facebook. Ad Rotation Changes. link]. Grade: 3. link].
The 12 Days of Social Media; a Holiday Post
DECEMBER 16, 2012
8 YouTube videos viewing. I don’t know if I am a great Christmas caroler, but I do like to play with words, and engage audiences with interesting posts. In the spirit of the holidays, and with inbound marketing and social media continuing to explode, here’s my take on the 12 Days of Christmas , social media style. On the 12 th Day of Christmas, my content gave to me…. . P.S.
A Lesson from Microsoft: Control Your Own Destiny
JANUARY 16, 2012
It doesn’t matter whether you have a Twitter, Facebook or YouTube presence. It’s nice to know that what happens in Vegas stays there. But with Microsoft’s announced departure from the Consumer Electronics Show, there will be fewer secrets in Glitter Gulch. Or not. Steve Ballmer’s opening-day keynote last week apparently conjured up a little déjà vu , with many of his product announcements having been heard before – more than once. There is even some speculation in the press and blogosphere that Microsoft’s decision to exit may not have been entirely its own. Times keep changing.
Popup Strategies: Popup Types and When to Use Them
JUNE 4, 2016
When they click on the blog post, instead of seeing the content about widget-making regulation compliance, they see my popup which might look something like this… Here the entry popup is playing a similar role as the ads YouTube places in front of a popular video. The evidence is in. While they are annoying, popups work. Which type should you use? Types of Popups and When to Use Them.
Lead Nurturing for Higher Education: Best Practices
SEPTEMBER 4, 2016
Traditional social media and video creation and aggregation platforms such as YouTube and email marketing efforts alike all require a coherent content strategy. The recruitment efforts at higher education institutions are naturally and rightfully following the trends and best practices generally acknowledged by marketing and sales specialists across a wide assortment of various fields.
YouTube Ads for Beginners: How to Launch & Optimize a YouTube Video Advertising Campaign
MARCH 6, 2017
Running a series of YouTube ads is one way to make sure more of your target audience finds the video content you've produced. The thing is, advertising on YouTube is very different from running a PPC or paid social campaign. What’s New With YouTube Advertising. per click on YouTube, compared to the average Google Search cost per click, which is estimated to be between $1-2.
Video ads: Facebook or YouTube?
MARCH 22, 2016
For the last decade, the social option has lived almost exclusively in the land of YouTube, but since last year, Facebook has officially become a player in the video field. November 2015 marked the first month where more videos were uploaded to Facebook than posts containing links to YouTube. Well you can accomplish the same thing with your own videos on YouTube. Get the Guide.
11 Top Tips For Developing YouTube Influencers
JANUARY 27, 2016
YouTube influencer marketing is an often-overlooked, but highly valuable component, of a strong marketing automation strategy. YouTube is just one platform where you can execute your influencer marketing strategy. But because of its high discoverability, authenticity, long-form potential and long-tail durability, YouTube is ideal for information-based lead generation.
Google integrating G+ Pages and YouTube Channels
MAY 13, 2014
It’s Google’s hub, from which YouTube, Google Business Pages, Google Mail, and even Google Apps for Business (which looks like it’s rebranding as Google + Business — interesting). YouTube Channels, They Are A-Changin’ Another case-in-point: how YouTube has begun handling YouTube Channel creation. Google+ as Social Layer. Good luck, Tiger!
YouTube Views Don’t Matter – Here Are 5 Metrics That Do
SEPTEMBER 7, 2016
“Wow, that YouTube video has got more than a million views already!” The YouTube view count is probably the most well-known statistic in social media. But the real truth is YouTube views don’t matter. Everyone has seen those skippable pre-roll videos on YouTube, right? Trying to get ranked higher on YouTube by getting more views. Not true.
Three YouTube stars share their intimate personal branding lessons
grow - Practical Marketing Solutions
MARCH 23, 2015
I recently had the opportunity to meet three of YouTube’s biggest stars — Tyler Oakley , Bethany Mota , and Andrea Russett. Being imperfect is normal on YouTube.” “People on YouTube are OK with looking like idiots. I have a YouTube channel where we build each other up.” Being imperfect is normal on YouTube.”. Above all, be congruent.
The Top 5 YouTube Analytics Every Marketer Should Know
FEBRUARY 24, 2016
But did you know that YouTube, which is part of Google, has an incredible analytics offering as well? In fact, YouTube Analytics probably gives users more ways to slice and dice their data than any video platform ever has. But like Google Analytics, YouTube Analytics has so much data that it can be overwhelming. Same goes for YouTube videos. Of course not.
4 Ways to Improve Your YouTube Channel
MARCH 16, 2015
Given these numbers, it’s not surprising that so many businesses are turning to YouTube to create a video presence. We’ve created a list of four tips to help you make the most of your YouTube channel. Your YouTube page is a representation of your business. If someone is surfing around your YouTube channel, he or she is already interested in what you have to offer.
How a small family business pulled off one of the greatest successes in YouTube history
grow - Practical Marketing Solutions
FEBRUARY 10, 2014
This is the story of how an entrepreneur used a shoe and a wine bottle to create one of the most successful videos in YouTube history and transform his small family-owned business. YouTube views: 4.2 million (not counted in the YouTube numbers). YouTube views: 4.2 million (not counted in the YouTube numbers). Here was his story: Left his corporate job in London.
How to Get Results from YouTube Ads (Hint: It’s Not Advertising)
JUNE 23, 2016
Most YouTube ads do not deliver a measurable ROI for advertisers. This is because most of the pre-roll ads (YouTube calls them “in-stream ads”) we see on YouTube are geared only towards raising brand awareness – they’re designed to get reach and attention, but not conversion. You can create highly targeted YouTube campaigns towards specific demographics.
How To Make the Most of the YouTube Content Marketing Customer Journey
AUGUST 18, 2016
We use YouTube in fundamentally different ways when we’re using it for fun than when we’re using it for business. When we watch YouTube videos for fun, we might have a personality we like to follow, or might see an intriguing video embedded in a news article, tweet or Facebook post. Generally, we come to YouTube videos through search. A video from YouTube.
4 Marketing Lessons from YouTube Giants
Modern B2B Marketing
JANUARY 29, 2016
Author: Raymond Coppinger Did you catch the video about the crazy guys snowboarding through New York that went viral just hours after it was posted on YouTube? I have actually been following the work of Casey for the last year, and through Casey’s content, I was introduced to another New York-based entrepreneur and YouTube personality, Gary Vaynerchuk. The commitment is staggering.).
Infographic: How to Build the Perfect YouTube Channel
JULY 6, 2016
If you’re hoping to snag a young audience, you need to be on YouTube. In 2014, Variety reported that teens prefer YouTube stars to mainstream celebrities and movie stars—and those YouTubers wield a much larger influence. If you want to be part of that influence, it’s time to create a YouTube channel of your own. Media Infographic video YouTube
YouTube Analytics Decoded
EMagine B2B Blog
NOVEMBER 5, 2014
What many don’t know, or haven’t explored yet, is the robust analytics tool that YouTube offers within its very own interface. Unlike the majority of social networks that offer little more than “vanity metrics,” YouTube Analytics gives marketers the tools they need to drill down and decode specific metrics- with help from its parent company, Google of course. YouTube Monitor.
Is YouTube Replacing the Printed Manual? [CHART]
It's All About Revenue
NOVEMBER 12, 2012
The number is a staggering 110 billion minutes per month, with the top four sites being Google, MSN (Windows Live/Bing), Facebook and YouTube. In April 2010 alone, visitors to YouTube accounted for 53% of world’s internet user population, spending an average of 110 minutes a month. Is YouTube Replacing the Printed Manual? So, how does this relate to documentation?
How Should Our Staffing Firm Use YouTube?
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
YouTube may be one of the most overlooked social channels to use in the staffing and recruiting industry -- which leaves a large gap in your overall social media strategy. As with many of the other social channels, including Facebook, Twitter and Google+, YouTube provides an opportunity for you to answer questions and provide valuable resources for your key audiences. Create videos!
Video Marketing How-To: YouTube vs. Your Website
AUGUST 11, 2016
This week we want to tackle a question that comes up often — whether your video should live on your website, your YouTube channel, or both! First thing’s first is understanding that YouTube, alone, isn’t a video strategy. Your videos on YouTube can have a variety of objectives — awareness building, generating subscribers, and driving traffic back to your website.
YouTube - Education Today and Tomorrow
Buzz Marketing for Technology
SEPTEMBER 15, 2008
Sign in to YouTube now! Sign in to YouTube now! Sign in to YouTube now! Join YouTube for a free account, or sign in if you are already a member. Sign in to YouTube now! YouTube. YouTube On Your Site. YouTube Handbook. © 2008 YouTube, LLC Sign Up. QuickList ( 0 ). Sign In. Worldwide. English. Close. Set Your Country Content Preference. Close. Set Your Language Preference. Videos. Channels. Community. Upload. Videos. Channels. advanced. Loading. Education Today and Tomorrow. Rate: 182 ratings Sign in to rate. Views: 171,510.
Using YouTube for Lead Generation
FEBRUARY 2, 2015
Twitter | Facebook | LinkedIn | Using YouTube for Lead Generation by Jayson Duncan - Maximize Social Business. Video YouTube The majority of companies are not using video in any way that provides any real ROI. Just to clarify, simply knowing the number of people that clicked on your video is not a measurement of ROI. He has created videos for Fortune 50 companies.
This Week in Content Marketing: YouTube Proves We Have No Rights on Social Media
OCTOBER 31, 2015
In this week’s episode, Robert and I question YouTube’s controversial decision to force content creators to be part of their new paid subscription program. A companion article describes how this is already starting to happen to ESPN, which has already removed its videos from YouTube. Content Marketing Examples Industry News and Trends Paid Advertising PNR YouTubelink].
Video Content: Facebook VS. YouTube in the Ring
JULY 1, 2015
Facebook Vs. YouTube video content. While YouTube has been dubbed the second largest search engine in the world, many signs point to the power of Facebook as the winning platform to publish videos. Here are a few things to keep in mind when betting on Facebook VS. YouTube in the ring: Round 1: Content Consumption. Just because the internet is awash with articles about Facebook taking over YouTube, doesn't mean you need to dive in. YouTube. YouTube is more or less the destination, right? for YouTube. YouTube. YouTube. YouTube.
17 Hidden YouTube Hacks, Tips & Features You'll Want to Know About
AUGUST 29, 2016
When people talk about today's most popular social sharing websites, YouTube often gets left out of the conversation in favor of sites like Facebook and Twitter. But don't be fooled: YouTube has a lot going for it. Although Facebook might be the largest social networking site, YouTube has the second greatest reach after Facebook in terms of general usage. I'll wait. t=3m39s ).
Why Can’t YouTube Do Drama?
JULY 14, 2016
Given YouTube’s popularity, it’s surprising that the video platform doesn’t have its own Breaking Bad , Mad Men , or Game of Thrones— a singular story that creates shockwaves of influence across culture—especially considering YouTube’s recent push into scripted original series with YouTube Red. Can you name a YouTube Red original?) Drama is hard.