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11 Top Tips For Developing YouTube Influencers

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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. Because they are enthusiasts, just as bloggers or Instagram users are.

How a small family business pulled off one of the greatest successes in YouTube history

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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

Take your bloggers and social media influencers to lunch

Biznology

And, it’s so very rare that anyone who pitches bloggers and expects them (us) to do stuff for free ever asks bloggers (us) out to do stuff IRL (in real life). Like their Pages, follow their Board, subscribe to their YouTube. Bloggers and their readers know each other.

Trying GroupHigh for Blogger Outreach Campaigns

Biznology

I am hereby making the jump from humans to robots for all my blogger research. And what was I comparing all of these social CRMs, influencer-identification services, and blogger databases to? What My Clients Have Taught Me about Blogger Outreach (business2community.com).

6 Engagement Marketing Lessons from Successful Video Bloggers

Modern B2B Marketing

Author: Elaine Ip If anyone has mastered the art of engaging an audience, it’s successful video bloggers (otherwise known as vloggers). Furthermore, data shows that a YouTube personality needs almost 800,000 subscribers just to break into VidStatX’s list of top 100 vloggers.

To YouTube and Beyond! 5 Places Where Including a Video Will Boost Results

Modern Marketing

Uploading your marketing videos to YouTube is essential, it is after all the second largest search engine available and can be used to direct leads back to your website for more content and eventual conversion, but you can’t stop there to realize improved ROI. To YouTube & Beyond!

How to Engage Bloggers Down the Long Tail

Biznology

Outreach marketing, formerly known as blogger outreach, is a powerful tool with almost zero barrier to entry — just your time and attention. How to Engage Bloggers Down the Long Tail from Chris Abraham.

Crossing the influence line: When does sponsorship destroy your reputation?

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Thought leader — This might be a well-known blogger who has established their position through consistently creating helpful content. ethics Influence marketing Leadership Power and influence on the web blogger outreach evergreen influence marketing mark schaeferBy Mark Schaefer.

5 tips to amplify your YouTube video and get more views

Earnest about B2B

YouTube is the second largest search engine on the Internet, full to the brim of content. If that’s not enough you could send the content to an industry blogger or influencer. We all want our videos to go viral on the Internet, don''t we?

How to Transform Yourself Into an Agile Business Blogger

Hubspot

Many inbound marketers and business bloggers get so caught up in (or weighed down by?) But another way is the agile way -- the way that lets bloggers go with the flow, respond to new opportunities, and generally get over the fear of the blinking cursor and, as Nike said, Just Do It.

Google Links Brands With YouTube Creators: Are Agencies and Influencer Networks Threatened?

Opentopic

YouTube video bloggers and other independent producers have been a growing part of marketing content creation for brands, sometimes in deals brokered by third parties. Now Google itself is getting in on the action, linking YouTube video production talent with brands and their agencies to produce video ads for the site. Through an initiative called YouTube Labs, Google recently linked.

What are the best social media platforms for your business?

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But if you have no emotional connection to me as a blogger, are you going to hire me? However, if somebody subscribes to a blog or YouTube channel, they are asking for your content. But if you have no emotional connection to me as a blogger, are you going to hire me?

7 ways to use bloggers in your content marketing strategy

Biznology

Many of these influencers are bloggers, or at least started out that way, and they can give your content marketing strategy a much-needed boost. Today’s bloggers have easier ways to promote you, though, and they are usually more effective.

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New Blogger? Get Started on WordPress.com

Marketing Action

For bloggers with limited technical experience or no time to spend on that aspect of managing a website, wordpress.com is the way to go. The first step to becoming a WordPress blogger is to register your account. The post New Blogger?

Is there a “content pattern” that builds a brand?

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Instead, you need something more robust, more consistent, to build a real business around your content and YouTube revealed a plan that just might be the answer. Even an individual blogger? Even an individual blogger? Everybody wants their content to go viral.

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Fulfill your resolution to blog in 11 steps

Biznology

A majority of my revenue is generated from blogger outreach, namely long-tail and deep-dive, outreach that extends all the way into the thousands of bloggers. As part of the client service work on behalf of my clients I have engaged with many thousands of bloggers over the last decade.

The greatest content marketing case study in history

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Mark Schaefer is the chief blogger for this site, executive director of Schaefer Marketing Solutions, and the author of several best-selling digital marketing books. By Mark Schaefer.

Four marketing mega trends nobody’s talking about

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Mark Schaefer is the chief blogger for this site, executive director of Schaefer Marketing Solutions, and the author of several best-selling digital marketing books. By Mark Schaefer. This is the time of year people post their prognostications for the next year.

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Social media giants tighten their grip on small content producers

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Youtube’s your place to be. The newest social media giant to limit one’s content marketing is the video platform — and second biggest search engine — YouTube. In simple terms, YouTube allows companies to advertise videos you create and upload.

Five new content forms rocking the marketing airwaves

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Mark Schaefer is the chief blogger for this site, executive director of Schaefer Marketing Solutions, and the author of several best-selling digital marketing books. By Mark Schaefer.

Earned media influencer marketing demands your awesome

Biznology

If you have widgets to hand out to bloggers, YouTubers , Instagrammers, and top Vine, SnapChat , and Periscope rockstars , but you’d better be ready for some serious noes. A rate card is generally the way a smart blogger or online influencer says no.

The future of content marketing strategy

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Two years ago I would have introduced Jay as a blogger but that is not nearly sufficient enough to describe America’s foremost new media mogul. Two years ago I would have introduced Jay as a blogger but that is not nearly sufficient enough to describe America's foremost new media mogul.

Rick Short Explains How to Turn Staff Into Prolific Bloggers

delicious b2bmarketing

My real challenge was getting my staff to warm to the concept of being a blogger. That was the voice of many of my bloggers at one time or another. Q: How do you compare your video marketing efforts on YouTube with your blogging program? Bottom line, the bloggers are the experts.

Micro-influencer marketing is the new long tail

Biznology

I have been doing long-tail blogger outreach since 2006. Chicago Running Bloggers via Instagram. Candid Belle via YouTube. Run Run Live via YouTube. Fun & Fitness via YouTube. Arianne Cruz via YouTube. Sonnet’s Review via YouTube.

If you perform only to an empty house your show will close

Biznology

Do some research and you’ll find out, to your astonishment, that a majority of those viral videos with over a million views were not “upload it to YouTube and they will come.” I am so impressed by how well brands are messaging these days.

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Influencer marketing should not be about collecting influencers

Biznology

Do not underestimate the power and importance and influence that you also have on the virtual people around you, be it the old reliables Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, YouTube, and LinkedIn, or even the influence you have amongst the influencers proper.

What is Social Media Marketing?

Biznology

” Previously limited only to bloggers, influence marketing has widened the angle of its lens to realize that there are all sorts of influentials all over the Internet. These days, Influencer Marketing includes Blogger Outreach and even specialties like Message Board Marketing.

23 (More) of the Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012

Webbiquity

The brilliant Gini Dietrich reports on research showing that marketers commonly choose the wrong time of day to post and engage on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, as well as to send emails. YouTube Marketing Tactics. 6 lessons in launching a branded YouTube channel by iMedia Connection.

One person can change the world. Thank you, Internet

Biznology

People are transitioning, en masse, from makers to consumers, from bloggers to readers, from YouTubers to commenters. Start with WordPress.com or Blogger and start writing. With a one-two Slideshare-YouTube combination, you can really expand your recognition.

Janet Thaeler & Maryanne Conlin on Influencer Marketing

Biznology

Maryanne asked me, during our call, whether I have experienced Social Media Flight — the rush from blogs to social platforms like YouTube , Instagram , Pinterest , LinkedIn , Medium, Tumblr, and even Vine and Periscope in lieu of their first homes, blogs.

Search isn’t about search anymore, it’s about social

Biznology

Actually, Madda Fella is really underutilizing their YouTube site. YouTubers : My inner Millennial is in love with all the top YouTubers except for Hannah Hart and Grace Helbig (not a fan, and they’re bloody everywhere, they’re YouTubiquitous!

IF you haven’t THEN you should use IFTTT for social

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Post all Youtube uploads to Linkedln. Share new Blogger blog posts to Facebook. Share YouTube videos you like on Tumblr. Facebook Facebook features Google instagram ios linkedin Michelle Obama pinterest social media twitter White House YouTube

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My online influencer research and engagement process

Biznology

A few of my offerings include online influencer outreach , long-tail blogger outreach , and social media marketing so a major part of my services include sifting through the entire Internet ( The Internet is big.

Top 5 Videos from Google’s SEO Guru, Matt Cutts

Vertical Response

A few times a week he posts a new YouTube video on the Google Webmaster Help YouTube Channel. We’ve scoured the depths of YouTube to bring you 5 of the best of Matt Cutts videos. Is WordPress or Blogger better for SEO?

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What Your Business Needs To Know About Google+

Modern Marketing

But this week Google+ Product Manager, Christian Oestlien , took to YouTube to announce that Google was developing brand pages to be rolled out “later in the year” and that brand profiles would be removed from the system. How To Add +1 Button to Blogger – A guide from Blogger.

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Google+ on its Third Birthday

Biznology

It’s all about flushing the grouse, getting all of the anonymous content creators to reveal themselves, to come in from the cold, to associate a real name and identity with videos on YouTube , articles in the Blogosphere, columns in online publications, etc.

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Why aren’t you already cross-posting on LinkedIn?

Biznology

If you’re already a blogger, do it now. Blogging Content Marketing Social Media Marketing Blog blogging Content marketing Facebook Google instagram linkedin pinterest Pulse Search engine optimization social media twitter United States YouTube