How This Agency Built a Viral YouTube Channel From Rejected Ideas

Contently

At Denizen , they’re used to make viral videos. That’s why HelloDenizen was born in 2014, a YouTube channel that has racked up over 33 million views thanks to viral hits like the “ Tiny Hamster ” series. Brands agencies YouTube

The Psychology of Viral Content

Contently

Considering that two of the most recent internet sensations involved a pair of white sneakers and a Wookie mask, it’s easy to write off viral content as pure luck. Some marketers might argue that no one can predict content’s viral potential. Media Social viral

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The Ultimate Guide to Viral Campaigns

Hubspot

Yes, he’s “The Most Interesting Man in the World”— a fictional character that drinks Dos Equis beer and stars in the company’s viral commercials. The company targets its audience of sophisticated beer drinkers in an engaging, creative, and humorous way through TV, social media, and YouTube. Similarly, there is no guaranteed way to ensure your content goes viral, but there are certain steps you can take to give your marketing campaign the best chance at success.

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Why Can’t YouTube Do Drama?

Contently

There have been countless viral hits, memes, and even YouTube celebrities, but no single work that has changed how people tell stories online. Can you name a YouTube Red original?) Much of what succeeds on YouTube wouldn’t succeed anywhere else. Media video YouTube

How Viral Marketing Can Kill You

The Effective Marketer

Viral Marketing, or the spread of ideas (also called Word of Mouth Marketing) is usually thought of as a good thing. But sometimes the “viral” element more closely resembles the bad kind, the on that kicks you in the teeth and puts you out in bed for a week. A Viral Marketing Lesson.

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How To Reach Millennials + Moms – The YouTube Formula

Marketing Insider Group

You know the future is video content, but you haven’t quite figured out why those wacky “unboxing” videos have such viral power. Hero – Hero content is usually the video that goes viral, like the “ Epic Split” spot from Volvo.

Manufacturer’s Marketing Video Becomes a YouTube Sensation

Industrial Marketing Today

Even though the original intent was to create a sales tool for its manufacturing customers, it went viral in a big way after the company posted it to YouTube. I’m not talking about several thousand views; the 5+ minutes long video has been viewed 12,379,640 times since it was first uploaded to YouTube about two months ago. B2B Marketing Videos Social Media Marketing Corning Industrial Marketing Social media Video marketing videos YouTube

How to put the "Viral" in B2B Marketing Viral Campaigns?

Ambal's Amusings

Does viral work for B2B marketing? We asked B2B Marketing experts: What are the components of a "good" viral B2B Marketing Campaign? Every B2B marketer wants their content to be so widely acclaimed that it goes “viral.” Does viral work for B2B marketing?

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Facebook vs. YouTube: Which is Better for Live Video?

Modern B2B Marketing

If you are serious about live video streaming, Facebook and YouTube are the most obvious platforms and let’s be honest, the best choices out there. YouTube is not only the world’s largest video platform but the second largest search engine.

10 Examples of Amazing Viral Marketing Videos

Hubspot

These videos prove that it doesn't matter if your company is B2B or B2C; anyone can create a video that goes viral. YouTube HD Camera Trick Challenge- Samsung. What other viral marketing videos have you enjoyed? 93 million.

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The Making of a Viral Video: How One Dog Racked Up 1.6 Million Views on YouTube

Hubspot

Ah, the great mystery of viral content. I still remember the panic and helplessness I felt when, back during one of my internships, my boss asked me to "make a viral video." And I didn''t succeed in making a viral video.) Luke and Laya''s) YouTube fame.

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How a Nonprofit Launched the Most Viral Campaign Ever [CHART]

Modern Marketing

Visible Measures’s chart above has shown that Kony 2012 not only far outstrips “Old Spice Guy” and “Evian Rollerblading babies” as the most viral brand/cause advertising campaign, but it is in fact the most speedily viral of any videos surpassing Susan Boyle and reaching 100 M views in just 6 days!

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Viral Marketing: Three Ways to Help a Video Go Viral

Marketing Action

Gangnam Style became the first video to reach one billion hits on YouTube, demonstrating how one video can grow into a worldwide phenomenon. Many companies report increased sales and name recognition after their videos have “gone viral.” Viral marketing is great.

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Interesting Infographics: How To Make Your Content Go Viral

LEADership

We’ve all been there: we spend significant time and resources to craft what we (or our marketing agency) thinks will “go viral” The “Publish” button is pressed, it’s live and then……crickets chirping.

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Infographic: The Secret Formula for the Perfect Viral Share

Crimson Marketing

When explaining the concept of viral marketing solutions to a friend, I struggled for a moment attempting to find a better example than the popularity of advertisements both seen and produced yearly for the Super Bowl.

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8 Types of CTAs you Should Be Using in Your YouTube Channel

Hubspot

Remember those speech bubbles that used to pop up at the start of almost every YouTube video years ago? Even though those omnipresent bubble CTAs could get on your nerves, YouTube decided not to get rid of them entirely. 8 Types of CTAs you Should Be Using in Your YouTube Channel.

The 10 Most Watched YouTube Ads of 2017 (And the Agencies Behind Them)

Hubspot

Most pre-roll ads on YouTube are something to be endured, muted, and skipped immediately after the mandatory five seconds have passed. For an ad to be sought out and consumed willingly on YouTube, it needs to stand out as an enjoyable, compulsively shareable story. Youtube Advertising

Happy 5th Aniversary To YouTube’s First Viral Video

Hubspot

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. On this day, five years ago, the first “viral video” appeared online under the name “Lazy Sunday.”

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6 Viral Video Marketing Examples That Will Never Get Old

Hubspot

In fact, 94% of marketers plan to add either YouTube or Facebook video to their content distribution efforts in the next 12 months. What makes a video viral ? 6 Viral Video Marketing Examples. What are your favorite viral video marketing examples? Oh, hi there.

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The Do’s and Don’ts of YouTube Marketing

Modern B2B Marketing

Author: Jon Mowat There are a multitude of reasons why it’s really important to fine-tune your YouTube presence. Other important reasons include: that YouTube is the biggest player in Video Marketing , and it’s the second largest search engine on the net (bigger than Bing, Yahoo!,

The Psychology Behind the Emotions that Spur Viral Content

Content Standard

Virality isn’t luck. What makes a story go viral? With 76 percent of B2B marketers saying they will produce more content in 2016, people are eager to understand the psychology behind the emotions that make stories go viral. The Science Behind Emotions and Virality.

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“Make Me a Viral Video!”—Tackling Video Content the Better Way

Content Standard

Armed with this knowledge, your CMO cries: “Make me a viral video!” Do the same for YouTube, too, as well as add some keywords. ” It’s also a handy mobile-first strategy: YouTube reports that more than half of their views come from mobile devices.

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YouTube - Informal Learning in 10 minutes

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Sign in to YouTube now! Sign in to YouTube now! Sign in to YouTube now! Im trying to post this video on my blog, but it looks like YouTube doesnt support TypePad yet, so Im just going to have to link to it. Join YouTube for a free account, or sign in if you are already a member. Sign in to YouTube now! Viral Learning Center. YouTube. YouTube Handbook. YouTube On Your Site. © 2008 YouTube, LLC Close. Sign Up.

How Mindvalley Added 235,000 Subscribers (in 6 Months) by Treating YouTube like a Search Engine

Leadfeeder

Mindvalley University — a global college that delivers education on topics including meditation, personal growth, well-being, spirituality, and productivity — took eight years to grow its YouTube channel to 125,000 subscribers. By treating YouTube like the search engine it is — the second largest after Google itself. Mindvalley has been uploading videos to YouTube since 2011, but it had always treated the video platform as a secondary channel.

The Art and Science of Viral Videos

Hubspot

Virality. All brands long to go viral, but for most brands, going about creating viral content is a mystery. There is no secret recipe for the perfect viral video, and yet there are videos that receive millions of views every year. The Science of Virality.

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4 Marketing Lessons from YouTube Giants

Modern B2B Marketing

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? What other marketing lessons have your favorite YouTube stars brought to light?

Even Your Father is on YouTube

Anything Goes Marketing

I've been reading a few articles lately about how some user-generated content ad campaigns such as the one that Dove ran called Dove Cream Oil Body Wash Ad Contest "failed" as it wasn't well received by the YouTube community. In this case, it didn't matter that the platform was YouTube.

Help! My Brand Went Viral: 12 Small Brands That Made It Big

Hubspot

When you think of viral marketing, your mind probably wanders to that Oreos "You can still dunk in the dark" tweet , which garnered an enviable 40,000 retweets and Facebook likes during 2013's Super Bowl power outage. When these global brands go viral, it's not a huge surprise.

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#BADMarketing presented by Crimson Marketing

Crimson Marketing

BADMarketing Bad Marketing marketing concepts marketing message viral marketing YouTube b2b marketing Are you craving a sandwich for lunch? The delicious delights of #BADMarketing . Video: Courtesy of Quizno’s Subs.

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The Best B2B Viral Video Ever

Hubspot

YouTube is famous for funny videos of cats and kids, but what if you are a B2B company? The virality that is possible on video-sharing sites like YouTube adds a new level of reach to compelling video stories.

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Pay attention to me: do gimmicks really work in digital marketing?

Biznology

Viral content. Whether material will get overwhelming online attention, or “go viral,” cannot be predicted. Take the now-famous David after Dentist video on YouTube or more recently, the One Man Dances like No One is Watching video.

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"Helpful" is the New "Viral"

Hubspot

So, you’re going to make a “viral video.” You’re going to post it on YouTube and Facebook. The truth is you are more likely to wake up with your head sewn to the carpet than to see your next marketing campaign (video or otherwise) “go viral.”

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Common Qualities of Insanely Successful Viral Videos

Hubspot

In fact, over 4 billion videos are viewed daily on YouTube , and over 60 hours of video are watched per minute. Oh, and can you make it go viral, too? First of all, what a frustrating question; virality can never, ever be guaranteed. Why did this gem go viral?

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The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is the perfect meme

Biznology

Without catching fire — becoming a meme, becoming viral — ALS would be where too many nonprofit organizations are: begging for money using persistence, direct mail, and the rule of seven touches.

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Kiss your line-of-shame smack on its social media lips!

Biznology

Nothing you will do in your blog posts will ever be as humpy or as nast or as raunchy as all the people in your office have already possibly been when they clicked upload and your Harlem Shake video went live and possibly went quasi-viral.

10 Examples of Amazing Viral Marketing Videos

Hubspot

These videos prove that it doesn't matter if your company is B2B or B2C; anyone can create a video that goes viral. YouTube HD Camera Trick Challenge- Samsung. What other viral marketing videos have you enjoyed? 93 million.

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The 10 Most Watched YouTube Ads of 2016 (And the Agencies Behind Them)

Hubspot

Most ads on YouTube are something to be endured, muted, and skipped immediately after the mandatory five seconds has passed. For an ad to be sought out and consumed willingly on YouTube, it needs to stand out as an enjoyable, compulsively shareable piece of content.

Debunking myths around sales videos for business

Biznology

Content Marketing Social Media Marketing Webinars Business business video production Content marketing lead generation marketing myths online video production Robert Weiss Sales sales conversions sales videos social media tips video marketing video production video tips videos viral videos YouTube

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The Biggest 2013 Digital Marketing Trend No One’s Talking About

Biznology

YouTube, the #3 site on the web, sees some 72 hours of video uploaded every minute of the day. A record 8 million people logged into YouTube at the same time to watch Felix Baumgartner jump from the edge of space earlier this year. Photo credit: Wikipedia.

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The Role of Emotions in Shareable Content: An Analysis of 100 Viral Reddit Images

Hubspot

It was truly viral content at its best, and the site that sold the dress reaped the benefits: Their organic traffic increased by 420 %, and sales of the dress saw a whopping 560 % increase. The results revealed the top 10 emotions for viral images as shown below: An obvious trend?

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