Category Archives: Youtube
YouTube has undergone several changes lately, and its latest is to launch paid subscriptions this spring. The initial launch phase is being classified as an ‘experiment,’ during which it’s thought the participants will be a hand-selected group of popular channel creators. YouTube content creators currently earn their keep through advertising (mainly Adsense), sponsorships and merchandise, [...]
Pre-December 2012, it is fair to say that most people appreciated YouTube as a massive video library. Friends would share things with us, us with them, and when you needed to search for something random, there was no doubt about finding it on YouTube. Channels aren’t new to YouTube, but the recent changes to YouTube [...]
For any company wanting to increase their web presence via video marketing then producing high quality video is an absolute must. While producing top quality content is a good start there is more to making your video marketing campaign a success. YouTube has more than eight hundred million unique users a month, it’s no wonder more and [...]
YouTube has undergone another transformation, leading to a slicker design and more focus on the social elements – or that was the plan, anyway. As with all changes, not everyone is happy with the results. Be that as it may, the recent changes to YouTube are here to stay (probably) and so we’ve put together [...]
The YouTube machine analyses a range of information about videos in order to rank them. Some of the elements of your video that are assessed for ranking purposes are within the realm of your control. Others aren’t. Recently there has been news of a new YouTube ranking factor. They are now analysing ‘time watched’. This [...]
1) Clickable URL’s in your YouTube Channel and video descriptions It is important to include clickable links in both your YouTube channel description and also the individual descriptions for each of your videos. It is easy to create clickable links in your video descriptions and this is one of the best methods of getting traffic [...]
To achieve success with video marketing takes a lot more than some simple video SEO optimisation; primarily you need to have videos that are interesting and carry value for your viewers. However, we are going to dedicate a bit of time to helping you get the SEO basics right so that you can factor these [...]
TV/video adverts are annoying. No one watches them. We fast forward through them or skip them online. True? No. Absolutely wrong! The evidence shows that people love to watch ads – great ads, that is!
YouTube has announced the launch of YouTubeSlam YouTube and Google Research want you to create the next viral video sensation.
What were you watching in 2011? In total during 2011 there were more than one trillion playbacks on YouTube. That’s about 140 views for every person on the earth. To compile the lists, YouTube calculated global view counts of popular videos uploaded throughout the year, and, in some instances, they aggregated views across multiple versions [...]