YouTube hashtags: How to use hashtags to increase video views

Sprout Social

You’ve used hashtags on platforms like Twitter , Instagram , LinkedIn and even occasionally Facebook. But have you considered using hashtags on YouTube? And now, you also have to think about hashtags. What are YouTube hashtags? Why use YouTube hashtags?

How to Grow Your Audience with Video Content Marketing

Marketing Insider Group

As video marketing continues taking the world by storm, more businesses adopt it as a pivotal strategy to educate consumers, generate leads, and boost ROI. Video marketing can be a powerful way to reach new prospects and provide extra value to new and long-term customers alike.

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Instagram Videos and Hashtags

Oktopost

We’re delighted to introduce two new features that were recently made available by Facebook: Instagram Videos and Hashtags Search. Instagram Videos. When Instagram launched videos in 2013, over 5 million videos were uploaded in the first 24 hours. In 2017, Instagram reported that time spent on watching videos has increased by more than 80% while the number of videos created per day has quadrupled from the year before. Instagram Hashtags.

The Best Real Estate Hashtags to Capitalize on Your Online Presence

Hubspot

One way to reach these audiences is through social media posts and accompanying real estate hashtags. What Are Real Estate Hashtags? If you use a hashtag that has been used millions of times, your post might get lost in the shuffle. Why Do I Need Real Estate Hashtags?

How to Use Pinterest Hashtags to Build Your Brand and Drive More Site Traffic

ClearVoice

But before we get into Pinterest hashtag best practices, let’s consider what the platform was designed to support. Links are an excellent thing for the creator and the audience. Here's what you need to know about hashtag best practices for @Pinterest.

The hashtag isn’t dead. You’re just misusing it.

Sprout Social

It’s been 13 years since the founding of the hashtag and marketers are now questioning if hashtags are still relevant. Some find value in using them to organize their content while others are asking why do people still use hashtags in the first place.

Top 7 Hashtag Marketing Strategies for 2020

Valasys

Hashtag marketing is an impeccable way for marketers to improve the reach of their pieces of content and amplify their brands’ visibility to the target audience groups. However, for this to happen marketers need to execute their hashtag marketing strategies correctly.

2020 Social Media Calendar for Hashtag Holidays

ClearVoice

Find 250+ socially relevant national and international hashtags to help your brand get more engagement in 2020 with our free social media calendar. If you see a holiday that connects with your audience and the mission of your brand, cultivate messaging that highlights the connection.

How to Grow Your Audience With Hashtags for Instagram

Sprout Social

So with all of these challenges against you, how can you get your brand’s Instagram photos and videos in front of your target audience? The answer is hashtags. The beauty of hashtags for Instagram is they make your content discoverable and increase your chances of engagement. Aside from getting mentioned by influencers , using hashtags is one of the easiest ways to grow your audience within Instagram. Why You Need to Use Hashtags.

Announcing Hashtag Manager: A New Tool to Help You Save and Organize Hashtags for Instagram

Buffer Social

Today we’re launching Hashtag Manager to help you save and organize hashtags for Instagram. Over the years, hashtags have become an important part of any Instagram marketing strategy. By adding hashtags to your content you can help your posts to reach new audiences, boost engagement, and pick up new followers. One thing we’ve heard from customers time and time again is how difficult it can be to organize, group and save hashtags.

How to Use Hashtags: A Quick and Simple Guide for Every Network

Hootsuite

Whichever social media platforms your brand uses as part of its social media strategy , knowing how to use hashtags will help boost your brand’s social media engagement. But if you’re sticking with #ThrowbackThursday posts on Twitter, unsure of how else to use hashtags, stay right here.

A complete calendar of hashtag holidays for 2019

Sprout Social

There are hundreds of national, international and world hashtag holidays. From #NationalPancakeDay to #WorldBrailleDay, it’s clear that consumers want to connect with other people and brands around their shared interests, and hashtag holidays serve as opportunity to do that. Our list includes a combination of celebrated & industry-specific hashtag holidays, as well as a few atypical options. Step 1: Choose relevant hashtags. Hashtags and brand.

Why Hashtags Are Essential to B2B Social Media Marketing

Circle Studio

While most people are familiar with hashtags, many B2B marketers don’t know the best way to use them or may even consider them irrelevant to their social media strategy. Hashtags originated on Twitter but have now become widely adopted by all social platforms as a way to tag your content with specific topics or conversations (by using a word or phrase preceded by the “#” symbol). This means hashtags are instrumental in increasing your reach, for B2C and B2B companies alike.

17 Engaging Video Content Types that People Love to Watch

Single Grain

This post about the best types of video content that keeps people engaged has been updated for 2020. In 2020, consumers are watching more video content than ever before. Now, it’s arguably the most effective strategy you can use to connect with your audience. watch video content.

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2020 Social Media Calendar for Hashtag Holidays

ClearVoice

Some brands have utilized hashtag holidays to connect with their audience and it’s worked exceptionally well with sparking discussion and brand loyalty. Holidays that are socially relevant online can provoke engagement and conversation with your audience.

How B2B Video Marketing Is Creatively Engaging Audiences

Content Standard

Video content is becoming fundamentally central to the way brands engage buyers online. According to Cisco , a hefty 82 percent of global internet traffic—both business and consumer—will be video-based by 2022 (it already clocked in at 75 percent in 2017). So time is of the essence for marketers hoping to make an impact with B2B video marketing in this rapidly evolving landscape. Why B2B Video Is Already Essential to Your Marketing Strategy. Video Marketing Marketing

Organic vs paid social media: 12 myths vs realities

Biznology

Paid social social is paying any of these social networks to boost the reach of posts, display ads and videos, or sponsor messaging. The studies showed brands that struggled to engage their audience, when measured against brands with “social DNA” were hit the hardest. And is the way build an audience, relationships, and conversion activities. Hashtags, for example, are equally appropriate for organic and paid social media messaging.

Does Live Video Make Sense for Your Content Marketing Strategy?

RockContent

You can find a ton of stats about the rise of live video. I personally spent more time than I’m willing to admit watching BuzzFeed find out how many elastic bands can be wrapped around a watermelon before it explodes (I wasn’t the only one hypnotized by the fruit hijinks – at its peak, 800,000 people were tuned into the 45-minute live event, and the video has since surpassed 10 million views). Grow Your Audience, Literally & Digitally. Enter live video.

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How a Branded Hashtag Campaign Helped Tommy’s Superfoods to Reach More Than One Million People

Buffer Social

For example, around half-way through the campaign they shared a bunch of fun, veggie-first meal ideas: When it came to social media content Amber and the Road Warrior team focused on creating content native to each platform : sharing beautiful images of veggie-first meals on Instagram , saving recipes to its boards on Pinterest and posting videos on Facebook. We saw greater engagement and conversions from video ads than ads with still imagery,” she noted.

How to use Instagram marketing to get new leads for your business

Biznology

Lengthy blog posts, eBooks, and whitepapers have become less effective with focus shifting towards visual content such as images and videos. It just takes one great image or video to capture a person’s attention and convince them to follow your brand and willingly give their information through future messaging. Use relevant hashtags. To further increase chances of discovery and engagement, make use multiple hashtags per image. Engage with the audience.

Seven Essential Digital Marketing Tips for 2021 (And Beyond)

Webbiquity SMM

Without competitor and audience intelligence, customizing campaigns to reach maximum business potential is difficult. Create content your audience loves. In this time of content shock , when all of your competitors use content to reach their audiences, standing out is difficult.

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Why Marketers Are Embracing Live Videos

Biznology

Nowadays, a great variety of brands are trying to gain the upper hand over their competitors by using a new marketing platform – live online videos. What is the reason for the popularity of these online videos in various industries? What are the benefits of using live videos? They led to a fragmentation of the marketers’ audience, which is why brands had to do something different. After all, you cannot go wrong with the sense of immediacy these videos produce.

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LinkedIn is Bringing Hashtags Back - Leveraging the New Tool to Increase Awareness

Marketing Envy

When clicking on one of the hashtags on the left side of your screen, you don't only get a list of content by others using the same hashtag, but also additional content suggestions on a new bar that comes up on the right side of the feed. By utilizing the hashtags and content suggestions, now we can see first hand what people in our industry are “searching” for. After a while of hearing rumors about LinkedIn’s plan to focus on content, the day has finally arrived!

4 Expert-approved strategies to grow your audience using LinkedIn

ConvertKit

I've noticed more and more freelancers, consultants, and online creators turning to LinkedIn to share valuable content and grow their audience—and finding remarkable success. Career coach Kerri Twigg , who has grown an audience of nearly 180,000 followers on LinkedIn. Jump ahead.

Event Content Ideas: How to Choose the Best Topics that Resonate with Your Audience

Marketing Insider Group

What sort of content should you create to engage your target audience, encourage social media sharing, and ultimately sell more tickets? Take a look at the kind of content they’re publishing, as you’ll probably be sharing the same audience. Ask Your Audience.

8 Easy Ways to Create Content Your Audience Will Love

Scoop.it

And yet, what you feel is an excellent piece of visual, dynamic, and engaging content can be hit or miss with the audience. With so many brands now tapping into the power of content marketing, now the competition for your audience’s attention is at stake.

How to create a viral video for social media marketing

Sprout Social

Do you want your video content to go viral? Most marketers undoubtedly want the audience growth and attention that comes from having content go viral, but they also know that there’s no one formula to attracting viral success. What is a viral video? Know your audience.

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How to Power Your Sales Funnel With Video Content

Oracle

He’s passionate about helping companies get the most out of their video marketing investment. When a prospective buyer starts searching for a solution and lands on your website, there’s nothing more engaging to present them with than a quality video. According to a study by Zappos, 60% of customers prefer to watch video over reading text, and visitors typically spend a full 5 minutes longer on a page when video is present. Top Of Funnel Video Content.

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LinkedIn is Bringing Hashtags Back - Leveraging the New Tool to Increase Awareness

Marketing Envy

When clicking on one of the hashtags on the left side of your screen, you don't only get a list of content by others using the same hashtag, but also additional content suggestions on a new bar that comes up on the right side of the feed. By utilizing the hashtags and content suggestions, now we can see first hand what people in our industry are “searching” for. After a while of hearing rumors about LinkedIn’s plan to focus on content, the day has finally arrived!

The Top 5 Reasons Brands Make Videos [New Research]

Hubspot

Video is fast-becoming the preferred tool for most marketers to connect with and reach new audiences. But, even if you already know about the importance of video, I'm willing to bet you aren't completely aware of how other brand's are using video … or, more importantly, why.

Personal Branding: How to Grow Your Social Media Audience

B2B PR Sense

But a lot of that power depends on the size of your social media audience. Let's look at how you can grow your audience effectively and make the most of your social media for branding. Growing your audience on social media is not impossible. Know Your Audience.

SparkToro Is Audience Development Done Right

Ceros

Any marketer can attest—locating online audiences for a brand or product can be mind-numbing work. As digital media consumption surges across all channels, so does the task of piecing together all the disparate audience data to source new marketing opportunities.

How To Use Hashtags For Content Curation On Twitter -Scoopit

Scoop.it

Curating content for your audience can add a lot of value to your Twitter marketing efforts. Besides allowing you to demonstrate versatility, curated content shows you have inside industry awareness that your audience is in search of. Why are hashtags important while curating content?

How to Boost Your Strategy with B2B Video Marketing

B2B PR Sense

B2B video marketing has raised a few eyebrows in recent years. Some find it hard to picture B2B CEOs scrolling through video on social media or surfing YouTube, especially to view business-related content. Why should you consider video in your strategy? Caption Your Video.

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37 Sensational Facts and Stats About the Seven Most Popular Social Networks

Webbiquity SMM

70% of YouTube video views are on mobile devices. More than half (55.2%) of Facebook’s total advertising audience is between the ages of 18 and 34. Roughly 60% of Instagram’s global advertising audience is between the ages of 18 and 34.

The 2020 Instagram Hashtag Guide—How to Use Them and Get Results

Hootsuite

Instagram hashtags can make or break your Instagram strategy. To use hashtags for Instagram effectively, you need to understand exactly how they work, and put some thought into a strategy. Everything you need to know about Instagram hashtags in 2020. What are Instagram hashtags?

You Educated Your Audience with B2B Content: What’s Next?

KoMarketing Associates

More times than not, when a client comes to us looking for help with their B2B content marketing strategy , we notice the strategy itself is either very new, or it exists with a lack of focus (both SEO and target audiences). After your audience have been educated on the industry and your business from a bird’s eye view, you need to start considering the creation of content that answers the “why us?” In terms of content types to do so effectively, consider videos and case studies.