The Top 5 YouTube Analytics Every Marketer Should Know

Act-On

OK, so you’re tracking the effectiveness of your website via Google Analytics or some of the excellent enterprise analytics solutions. But did you know that YouTube, which is part of Google, has an incredible analytics offering as well? Same goes for YouTube videos.

Video ads: Facebook or YouTube?

Vidyard

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.

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11 Top Tips For Developing YouTube Influencers

Act-On

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. On YouTube, nobody believes the hype unless they see it for themselves.

Video Marketing How-To: YouTube vs. Your Website

Vidyard

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. YouTube should drive traffic to your website.

YouTube SEO: How to Optimize Videos for YouTube Search

Hubspot

One increasingly important place to do that is on YouTube, which is a video distribution website used by the masses (HubSpot included). What are the steps you need to take to optimize your YouTube channel for search? 7 YouTube Search Optimization Tips.

How to Create a YouTube Channel

Hubspot

If you're reading this article, then I probably don't need to tell you that video content accounts for over 74% of all online traffic , or that over five billion YouTube videos are watched every single day. How to Create a YouTube Channel. Daily Youtube Marketing

YouTube Ads for Beginners: How to Launch & Optimize a YouTube Video Advertising Campaign

Hubspot

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.

YouTube Ditches Annotations, Welcomes New Mobile-Friendly Interactivity

Vidyard

May 2nd marks a big day for YouTube. This is a huge shift for YouTube and its network of creators, and signals a move to mobile that has been coming for a long time. YouTube announced the change in a blog post , and was quick to point out their reasoning for this big move.

4 tips to improve your YouTube channel

Biznology

If you’ve turned to YouTube like many other businesses, you need to know one rule–and it’s one that is tough for many to execute. Publish quality content on a regular basis for success; 300 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute so you need to ensure your video is worth watching.

17 Realistic Ways to Get More Website Traffic

Act-On

For instance, is your website fast and mobile-friendly? And remember: YouTube is the second largest search engine…. I regularly hear from consultants and smaller companies that they get far more viewers for their posts on LinkedIn than they do when they publish on their own website.

How Your Business Can Survive The Ad Blocking Wars On YouTube

Act-On

If you are promoting your company with video ads on YouTube, a portion of your targeted audience may be missing the message due to ad blocking software. In addition to squelching banners and other types of image and tech ads, ad blocking software can also block YouTube pre-roll ads.

17 Hidden YouTube Hacks, Tips & Features You'll Want to Know About

Hubspot

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. Ever seen YouTube videos you wished you could bookmark for later?

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!,

YouTube Analytics Decoded

EMagine B2B Blog

As SEOs, we know our way around Google Analytics, Google Webmaster Tools , and a slew of other sites that help us analyze website performance. What many don’t know, or haven’t explored yet, is the robust analytics tool that YouTube offers within its very own interface. YouTube

How to effectively integrate video content onto your website

Biznology

If, right now, your website only features written content, you might want to consider sprucing things up. Viewers love and appreciate how-to videos, as evidenced by the endless supply of such channels on YouTube.

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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 the Top Online Video Platforms Are Taking Businesses Beyond YouTube

Vidyard

In 2005, Chad Hurley, Steve Chen and Jawed Karim opened the doors to YouTube inviting content creators around the world to share their videos with a global audience. Just as YouTube made it easy for anyone to upload and share a video, so too must a modern OVP.

How To Analyze and Grow Website Visits

Webbiquity

If your responsibilities including managing and optimizing website results for a small to midsized organization, chances are you’re using Google Analytics to track website traffic. Google Analytics is used on more than half of all websites. Partner websites (e.g.,

How to Annotate a YouTube Video [Quick Tip]

Hubspot

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. We annotated one of HubSpot''s YouTube videos to show you how the process is done. How to Annotate a YouTube Video.

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

Hubspot

If you take a look back at the original websites of some of today's most successful companies, it becomes incredibly clear that things really do get better with age (and the advancement of technology). This post originally appeared on HubSpot's Agency Post.

Your online reputation on Google is the direct result of the content you write on your website, your blogs, and on social media, over time

Biznology

Online, the spells — your intention — come in the form of posts, tweets, videos, webinars, infographics, products and services pages on your website — all the content you openly share (and people consider valuable) online.

Leveraging YouTube as a Manufacturer

Fathom

So Why Should Manufacturing Marketers Use YouTube as a Channel to Distribute their Videos? Unlike TV, YouTube has a highly-engaged audience who is actively using the internet to do research. Next, think about how you are going to present your brand on YouTube.

YouTube - Diigo V3: Highlight & Share the Web! Social Bookmarking 2.0

Buzz Marketing for Technology

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! Highlight and Annotate Websites Using Diigo 1. YouTube. YouTube Handbook. YouTube On Your Site. © 2008 YouTube, LLC Close. Sign Up. QuickList ( 0 ). Sign In. Site: Home. Videos. Channels. Community. Upload. Videos. Channels. advanced. Loading.

Integrated marketing campaigns using YouTube!

Anything Goes Marketing

Why not consider doing a video that could be used as a TV ad, website video, posted on YouTube , added to your business blog, linked to from emails and advertised in magazines and print material. Tags: business blog integrated marketing anything goes marketing youtube

16 Reasons Why People Leave Your Website

Hubspot

You’ve written some really compelling copy for your website. There are many opportunities to make mistakes that cost conversions on your website. 16 Reasons People Leave Your Website. You can download HubSpot's ultimate guide to redesignin your website here.).

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

Hubspot

Here at HubSpot, we have our own YouTube "celebrity" of sorts: Jill Fratianne. The partner channel manager often creates YouTube videos of her two Great Danes (Luke Skywalker and Laya) that rack up tons of views and even a few placements on Animal Planet. Luke and Laya''s) YouTube fame.

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5 Steps To Optimizing Your YouTube Videos [Infographic]

EMagine B2B Blog

Titles help audiences and YouTube’s discovery systems make sense of your content. A video’s description field is valuable real estate, helping audiences and YouTube’s discovery systems understand what your content is about. YouTube recommends using an image (.JPG,GIF,BMP,

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

Hubspot

With new features that auto-hashtag content, allow users to buy products right from videos, and provide tailored content recommendations to users on mobile websites, things are definitely changing for the better. YouTube Finally Makes Some Videos ‘Shoppable,’ From Mashable.

Top B2B Website Metrics to Monitor Using Google Analytics

Hinge Marketing

When it comes to evaluating the performance of a professional services firm’s website, most people tend to focus the majority of their attention towards one metric: overall traffic, or the number of visits to a website. Make sure your website has easy-to-understand navigation elements.

5 Questions Every Business Website Must Answer

Webbiquity

Twitter, YouTube videos, text messaging…there’s no question attention spans are short. To connect with buyers in this environment, your business website needs to provide them with the information they need—quickly and concisely.

Speed Matters: 5 Tips to Make Your Website Load Faster

Marketing Action

Does website speed sound like a boring topic? Website speed can have a massive effect on conversions, both good and bad. Well, according to Strangeloop Networks , if your website is making $100,000 per day, even a one-second page delay could cost you $2.5

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

Hubspot

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. Inbound links (links from other websites to your website or video) are important in traditional SEO.

Mobile SEO: How to Search Optimize Mobile Websites

Webbiquity

Anecdotally, one of our clients had 4% of all access to their corporate website come from smart phones last month; not a huge number, but that’s up from just 1% a year ago. Here are a set of on-page, technical and link-building techniques to optimize a mobile website for search.

How To Turn Video Marketing Into a Successful SEO Strategy

Webbiquity

YouTube is the second largest search engine in the world, yet the SEO aspect is often overlooked. The simple truth is that a majority of search marketing specialists do not invest the necessary resources into the largest video-sharing website in the world. Guest post by Jason Parks.

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A Brief Guide to Increasing Website Conversions with Video

NuSpark

More and more I have been becoming a believer in the power of videos on websites and landing pages for conversions. For competing websites that tend to look the same, a video can personalize yourself, or your company mission.

Good news for business — costs of B2B video production content is at an all time low!

Biznology

Starting in 2005, the year YouTube launched, the internet has quickly become dominated by video. Similar to when companies were making their first website purchases, back in 2002-2006, without precedent on past purchases—that is where B2B video production content is today.

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How to Promote Your Website and Increase Your Online Presence

Hinge Marketing

Every week, I talk to a handful of professional service firm teams and owners who are on the cusp of taking the plunge on a new website project. Its our [insert number] year anniversary and we’ve outgrown our website. What to expect when your expecting… a new website.

How To Optimize For Non-Traditional Search Engines Like Amazon And YouTube

ScribbleLive

However, consumers search – and discover – on many other platforms, including Amazon, Pinterest, YouTube and Instagram. YOUTUBE. According to Erickson, YouTube is more like a traditional search engine than other social channels.

Why Your Website Must Be an Effective Content Marketing Platform

BOP Design

Regardless of the different media channels employed in B2B content marketing , it’s critical that your website acts as the centerpiece, where content is created and traffic is directed. Your website must be the central hub for all your content marketing efforts.

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10 Award-Winning Websites With Kick-Ass Designs

Hubspot

Every once in a while I find a new website that makes me stop and stare. With that said, below are 10 world-class websites to win Awwwards in the last year. Norton knows that their audience cared about privacy and security, which is why this website is so powerful.