Why and How to Use YouTube to Promote Your Business

Marketing Insider Group

However, YouTube is one of the biggest and most popular social networks in the world – in fact, it’s the second biggest website in the world. The post Why and How to Use YouTube to Promote Your Business appeared first on Marketing Insider Group.

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.

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.

How to Change Your YouTube Name

Hubspot

Perhaps the personal YouTube name you made when you were 14 isn’t cutting it anymore (I’m looking at you, SoccerLuvr4444). Or maybe you’re striving to create a new brand identity, and you’d like a new YouTube name to reflect that. How to Change Your YouTube Name.

How To Download and Save YouTube Videos

Hubspot

Whether you’re outside on a run, traveling somewhere by train, or in a cafe with limited wi-fi service, you don’t want to stop what you’re doing if you run into connection problems, especially if you’re in the middle of watching YouTube videos. How to Download and Save YouTube videos.

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?) The absence of those stories doesn’t mean YouTube is any less valuable than film or television.

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

Google integrating G+ Pages and YouTube Channels

Biznology

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). The post Google integrating G+ Pages and YouTube Channels appeared first on Biznology.

YouTube Analytics: The 15 Metrics That Actually Matter

Hubspot

Fortunately, though, we created this guide to help you navigate YouTube Analytics and measure the metrics that actually matter. Read on to learn about the YouTube metrics that actually matter, and how they’ll enhance your video strategy. YouTube Analytics: The 15 Metrics That Actually Matter. It’s a key metric because YouTube elevates videos and channels with higher watch times in their search results and recommendations section. Image Credit: YouTube.

Infographic: How to Build the Perfect YouTube Channel

Contently

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. Then get ready to build the perfect YouTube channel.

The Ultimate Guide to Ranking #1 on YouTube

Hubspot

If you enter the term “ecommerce seo” into YouTube, the following video shows up in the number one spot: It was published Jan 11, 2017 and was in the number one spot six months later. What does the number one ranking on YouTube really give you? How to Rank Number One on YouTube.

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.

Report: Baby Boomers Seek Out Marketing Videos on YouTube

KoMarketing Associates

New research suggests that video marketers may see more ROI on YouTube by targeting Baby Boomers, rather than Generation Xers and Millennials. Strike Social recently conducted the “YouTube’s Generational Divide” report in the third quarter of 2017. The data showed that Baby Boomers had a 10 percent higher view rate of marketing videos on YouTube, compared to Generation Xers and Millennials.

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.

The Beginner’s Guide to YouTube for B2B Marketing

Zoominfo

Since its inception in 2005, YouTube has become more than just the most popular video-sharing platform– it’s one of the most popular websites on the internet, period. Consider these statistics ( source ): Over a billion hours of video content is watched on YouTube every day.

Content Marketing Showcase Series # 10 French Connection YouTube Channel

Ambal's Amusings

YouTube is one great social networking tool that helps brands to reach out to their customers in real time. Fashion retailer French Connection knew how often its target audience was asking this question, and happily responded by creating a YouTube channel: Youtique.

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.

YouTube vs. Vimeo: Which Video Platform is Best for Your Business?

Hubspot

YouTube is obviously the largest video hosting platform on the web, but it might not be the best choice for every business. To help you find the best fit for your company's unique needs, we compared YouTube directly against smaller, more niche platform Vimeo across a number of factors.

Careful, YouTube: Facebook and Instagram Might Be Coming for You

Hubspot

The Question of YouTube. That's certainly what happened to YouTube, which remains a -- if not the -- top platform for video consumption. Consider this: YouTube boasts 1.8 Among its boasting points, YouTube ranks as a major search engine in its own right.

Add YouTube Closed Captioning—Create 30 Million Opportunities

Fathom

In the great wide world of video (mobile or not), something that many businesses seem drop from their radar is YouTube closed captioning. So, you hit up YouTube and find the channel you’ve been searching for in less than thirty seconds.

YouTube Analytics Decoded

EMagine B2B Blog

What many don’t know, or haven’t explored yet, is the robust analytics tool that YouTube offers within its very own interface. YouTube Analytics, like any analytics tool, provides several ways to interpret data. ROI from YouTube is most often indirect. YouTube

20 YouTube Tricks, Hacks, and Features You'll Want to Know About This Year

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. 20 YouTube Tricks, Hacks, and Features You'll Want to Know About.

YouTube Has Updated Its Partner Program Requirements -- Here's What Marketers Need to Know

Hubspot

YouTube announced yesterday that it has modified the eligibility requirements for its Partner Program (YPP), which will change the ways and ability Creators can monetize their content on the platform. What YouTube’s New Partner Program Requirements Mean for Marketers.

YouTube Will Start Labeling State-Funded News Content, but There’s a Big Problem

Hubspot

Last Friday, YouTube announced it work to further curb the spread of propaganda on its network -- this time, by adding a designated label to state-funded content. The label will appear below the video itself, and above its title broadcasters, as per the example below: Source: YouTube.

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.

How To Reach Millennials + Moms – The YouTube Formula

Marketing Insider Group

While no one really has an explanation for those, Cenk Bulbul, YouTube’s head of strategy and insights , recently shared the necessary framework needed to make an effective video content channel that will resonate with your audience. This was one of the top 10 ads on YouTube,” he said.

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

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 This Agency Built a Viral YouTube Channel From Rejected Ideas

Contently

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. We’re finding that YouTube audiences subscribe to channels for very specific content,” Jensen said. “We

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.

Is YouTube Replacing the Printed Manual? [CHART]

Modern Marketing

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.

Which Types of YouTube Videos Garner the Most New Subscribers? [CHART]

Modern Marketing

In previous Charts of the Week, we’ve focused on how YouTube videos are an important channel being used for documentation and product support. Don’t forget: people subscribe to your YouTube channel because they want to hear from you and learn about your company.

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.

What Hank and John Green’s YouTube Community Can Teach Us About Video Marketing

Content Standard

And, as two YouTube entrepreneurs proved with a now eleven-year-long stream of video content, video provides a communication opportunity to connection with millions of international followers.

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.

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 Poised to Unseat Facebook as #2 Website in the U.S.

Hubspot

YouTube. But now, YouTube is poised to surpass Facebook for the #2 spot. Combine that with YouTube's increased number of site visits -- and growing viewership of its content on diversified platforms, like the YouTube app, as well as streaming tools like Chromecast.

Is YouTube Advertising Right for You?

Fathom

Whether you realize it or not, more advertisers are allocating part of their advertising budget toward YouTube. In fact, the number of advertisers running video ads on YouTube is up 40% year over year. In addition, YouTube reaches more 18 to 49 year olds than cable television.

Vidyard + YouTube =

Vidyard

A well-informed and successful video strategy includes YouTube. There is no way around it, YouTube is a power house in online video and search. Just like you can’t write a blog without SEO and distribution, you can’t create a successful video campaign without YouTube.

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.