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How to Increase YouTube Engagement [Infographic]

Pamorama

Is YouTube marketing worth it? More than 1 billion unique users visit YouTube each month. I t is the second most popular search engine and the third most popular site in the world.  Mastering the art of YouTube marketing will help your target audience discover you in an entirely new way. It has been shown that thumbnails increase YouTube engagement more than 150%.

YouTube Subscriber Strategies for Nonprofits

SocialFish

All three will succeed or fail at video marketing based on their ability to get YouTube subscribers. Subscribers on YouTube are like fans on Facebook and followers on Twitter. camera, the passion of those you work with, and YouTube is all you need. I’m going to show you some ideas on how you can get the subscribers that will stay with you, as well as alert you to an important tool.

How to Easily Make Animated GIFs from YouTube Videos

Pamorama

pic.twitter.com/pgFMNVlgvS — FIAT USA (@FIATUSA) June 18, 2014 It’s Dead-Simple to Make an Animated GIF from a YouTube Video Are you using YouTube for marketing? If Did you know that it’s super easy to make an animated GIF from one of your YouTube videos? Animated GIFs are all the rage. Animated GIFs have been around since 1997. For more #EndlessFun go to [link].

YouTube: Visual Proof For Static Content

Firebelly

YouTube videos provide visual proof for static content” – Cameron Hail, Optimization @ Firebelly Everybody is in a mad rush to make content. And yet, YouTube is convenient left out of so. Blog Social Media Marketing videos Youtube But I’m amazed at how little thought is paid to quality, distribution, engagement and conversion.

5 Proven Tactics To Get More Views on YouTube

Idaconcpts

So, you’ve uploaded videos to your YouTube account but it has literally no views! Probably the best thing to do when you are just starting out your YouTube experience is to follow the good old traditional networking strategies. Did you notice that the most buzzing viral videos on YouTube are timely references to the latest stuff going on in the world at the time?

YouTube Has Turned 6!

Mindjumpers

Tweet 6 years ago, back in May 2005, YouTube was launched and since then it has been revolutionizing the way in which marketing can work virally. Today, amidst its birthday hustle, YouTube announced 2 new landmarks: users are now uploading more than 48 hours of video footage per minute, and accounting for more than 3 billion videos per day! Well thats really big considering the views increased by 50% since last year, as reported by official YouTube blog. YouTube’s first video was uploaded on April 23, 2005. YouTube is undergoing another major transformation.

Is YouTube Part Of Your Social Media Strategy?

Jason Yormark

YouTube just turned 6 today and they released some staggering statistics ( source link ): -3 billion views per day (up 50% in the past 12 months). -48 hours of video are uploaded every single minute (100% increase year over year). So the question you have to ask yourself is, are you using YouTube as part of your overall marketing or blogging strategy? For me, it’s a time thing.

Get Lost On YouTube

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After all of the work is done and the house is quiet, instead of sitting back and letting the television waft over me, I go and get lost on YouTube. think YouTube has done an amazing job of changing that with their related videos. It inspires more discovery and over the past couple of years, YouTube has been the number one reason that I have been purchasing music. youtube.

100 Greatest Hits Of YouTube

Firebelly

Since Tuesday is the unhappiest day of the week , I thought I’d lighten things up and make sure this YouTube Tuesday video was a fun one. Below is a video that condenses the 100 Greatest Hits of YouTube into about 3 minutes. We humans are an interesting bunch! Are any of your favorites missing? Video URL: [link] ].

YouTube - Informal Learning in 10 minutes

Buzz Marketing for Technology

This video will appear on your blog shortly. 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! Category: People & Blogs. YouTube. YouTube Handbook. YouTube On Your Site. © 2008 YouTube, LLC Close. Sign Up. QuickList ( 0 ). Sign In. Site: Home.

20 Social Media Marketing Blogs You Should Read in 2013

Pamorama

Looking for the best social media marketing blogs? Social media is now mandatory for businesses. I’m always trying to keep pace with the evolving social media marketing landscape, and reading many of the fantastic blogs out there helps me stay on top of best practices. You’ve come to the right place! Here are some that [.].

YouTube Tuesday: Virgin Mobile Go Crazy Commercial

Firebelly

Creepy and funny at the same time, this Virgin Mobile commercial is our YouTube Tuesday pick of the week. Video URL: [link] ].

How to merge an existing Google+ page and Youtube Channel

The Way of the Web

But it does create an issue if you have existing Google+ pages and Youtube channels assigned to different registration emails, or if you accidentally create duplicates. Fortunately, the process to merge an existing Google+ page and Youtube channel isn’t as difficult as it once was. We’ve merged G+ and Youtube profiles for our own sites and clients. Disconnecting a Google+ page and merging an existing page with Youtube: The first step is to make a note of the email address and Google account which your Youtube channel is setup up with. 1.

YouTube Tuesday: Social Media Idiot

Firebelly

Don’t be this guy… [Video URL: [link] ].

YouTube Tuesday: The Social Network (Kinetic Typography)

Firebelly

On Sunday, The Social Network took home Oscars for Original Score, Film Editing and Adapted Screenplay. This kinetic typography video shows off some of the dialog and music in a unique way. Enjoy! Video URL: [link] ].

3 New Ways To Think About Amazon, YouTube And LinkedIn

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YouTube Is Where Shoppers Do Research. Back in 2008, the big news was that YouTube had become the second largest search engine in the world after its parent company, Google. This data point still surprises many people who see YouTube as a simple online video platform. This AdWeek article further substantiates that as YouTube matures and more and more consumers find it increasingly easy to create video content (you can shoot it and upload it directly from your smartphone), that YouTube morphs into a destination for product discovery, review and a massive engine of influence.

Youtube Tuesday: Pink Ponies

Firebelly

Beautiful example of what might happen if an ad agency planned a little girl’s birthday party. know they said the party went viral, but we would have loved to have seen digital cameras, Flips, laptops and smart phones out on the table for easy updates and sharing! Video URL: [link] ].

YouTube Commands 50% of Time Spent On Mobile Entertainment Apps

The Realtime Report

Facebook (including Instagram) is responsible for more than half of the time spend on social/messaging applications, and YouTube accounts for fully half of the time spent on entertainment apps. “YouTube is definitely Google’s killer franchise on mobile,” said Flurry President and Chief Executive Officer Simon Khalaf on Flurry’s blog.

Youtube introduces Interactive Cards

The Way of the Web

Youtube has introduced interactive cards as a replacement for annotations on videos. There’s a new Cards tab available in the Youtube Video Editor to allow you to choose from 6 types; Merchandise, Fundraising, Video, Playlist, Associated Website and Fan Funding. Youtube Interactive Cards. The post Youtube introduces Interactive Cards appeared first on TheWayoftheWeb.

YouTube, Rhetoric, Yusuf Al Khattab and Me

Waxing UnLyrical

At night, I watch YouTube. With great curiosity, I looked him up on YouTube and, as often happens, got lost in the rabbit hole of YouTube videos related to the searched subject. But what struck me more than any of the speeches was the ad YouTube decided to show me at the top of the screen: The most innocent looking Muslim singles dating ad you could ever see. Daniel J.

The End Of Blogging?

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The other week, I celebrated 12 years of blogging (not a typo). have posted anywhere from four to seven items a week, over on my Six Pixels of Separation blog , every week. To know me, is to know that I am still deeply passionate about my blog, writing and the digital publishing experience. I was there when it first started (remember Blogger ), embraced the power of RSS feeds (remember those?), For years, we've been seeing the "conversation" shift from the comments section on blogs to places like Facebook, Twitter , Snapchat , YouTube and beyond. my blog)?

YouTube Tuesday: The Facebook Song

Firebelly

No, you won’t find The Facebook Song by Lynnea Malley on iTunes, but you will find it on YouTube. We think it’s sure to be a hit, however (at least online). What do you think? Video URL: [link] ].

SEO Your YouTube Videos in 10 Steps

ProBlogger

In this article we are going to have a look at the various strategies and tactics that will help you rank your YouTube videos inside the YouTube video search engine. And that brings us to the purpose of this article: the process for optimizing your YouTube videos for search. 1. YouTube also gives us the option to upload transcript files for our videos. ” 8.

Six Simple Steps to Optimize your Blog’s Video Content on YouTube

ProBlogger

This is a guest contribution from Praveenkumar Mavi, of  Just2clik Blog. YouTube is a widely-used search engine for videos its value shouldn’t be underestimated. There are millions of videos daily uploaded onto YouTube, so it is very important to optimize your videos at their top level to get more hits and even front page ranking. Originally at: Blog Tips at ProBlogger.

Getting Lost In YouTube Will Help You Find Your Content's Soul

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I went down deep into the YouTube rabbit hole. business blog. digital marketing blog. marketing blog. mirum agency blog. mirum blog. youtube.  . Tags: ad agency blog. didn't think that I would ever get out. For me, it all starts with some random band that pops into my noggin' and the simple question: "what ever happened to." everyone is.

Social Media News Ticker: Foursquare Launches Swarm, YouTube Reportedy Buying Twitch

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, YouTube and Foursquare: Foursquare app splits in two, launches Swarm. YouTube. YouTube is reportedly buying video game live streaming site Twitch for $1 billion – YouTube is about to announce the acquisition of live-gaming site Twitch for $1 billion; in the last three years Twitch has become “immensely popular with video gamers and their fans” (GigaOM). Facebook. Foursquare. Any social media updates that we missed?

Is Blogging Dead or Are Companies Not Trying Hard Enough?

Spin Sucks

For instance: There were  107 trillion emails sent last year, Facebook is at more than 900 million users , Pinterest is closing in on 15 million users , and there are three billion videos streamed  on YouTube every day. I do this to show how many people are using the web, to preempt the “My customer doesn’t use the Internet” conversation (yes, I still hear that). magazine.

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

Buzz Marketing for Technology

This video will appear on your blog shortly. 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! 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. Diigo V3: Highlight & Share the Web! Social Bookmarking 2.0. Rate: 47 ratings Sign in to rate. Views: 31,977.

The Changing State Of Blogs

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Are blogs dead? and I on to his podcast to discuss this whole, "is blogging dead?" What is a blog? In the early days of blogging (I started Six Pixels of Separation in 2003), I defined blogs as a personal publishing platform that enabled anyone to write something, hit the publish button, and instantly have it distributed to the world for free (and fast). At the time, many new types of blogs started down the same path. Still, these blogs had the core technical features of a personal blog. Why the term "blog" could (and should) die.

How Long Should My YouTube Video Be?

The Social Media Incubator

Including video within your content on your blog or your website can help you show up higher in the search engine results, and helps keep your visitors engaged on your website for longer periods of time.  We are the TV generation, and your visitors expect video now when searching online. YouTube limits uploads to 10 minutes each. Content creators need to engage Facebookers.

The Most Popular News Sites on YouTube

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk The Most Popular News Sites on YouTube by Adam Sherk on August 31, 2010 YouTube is both a major opportunity and an interesting challenge for news sites. News organizations want to drive video impressions to their own sites but since YouTube dominates the online video world they need to have a presence there.

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YouTube Tuesday: Go Granny Takes on Go Daddy Girls

Firebelly

Disclosure: Network Solutions is a Firebelly client. Just days before the Super Bowl, Network Solutions released a video that stars Academy Award-winning actress Cloris Leachman spoofing the some-have-called-sexist ads GoDaddy runs during the Big Game. It’s a clever spot and has received a lot of praise from bloggers and on the Twittersphere. What do you think? Video URL: [link] ].

14 Ways to Promote Your Latest YouTube Video

ProBlogger

If you’re like me, you put a lot of time, effort, and thought into your YouTube videos.  Even if you don’t, since YouTube is the second most searched engine in the world (and owned by the #1—Google), there is good reason to make the most of each upload. Here are the 14 tasks bloggers should do whenever you upload a YouTube video to your YouTube channel.

YouTube Tuesday: “Just Go With It” Facebook Trailer

Firebelly

This week’s video is a trailer for Adam Sandler’s upcoming film Just Go With It. The entire spot has a Facebook theme – opening with a “Like&# button and telling the story of the film via the Facebook news feed and status updates. It’s pretty clever. Video URL: [link] ].

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5 Essential Underused YouTube Internet Marketing Tips

Proactive Report

Andy has some excellent video tips in this post: Since 2007 YouTube videos have had the great benefit of being able to influence the search engine results on page 1 of Google. Closed Captions have been around on YouTube for years, they are by all accounts one very old YouTube feature, yet so many videos lack them. Closed Captions. Embed Your Videos. Summary.

YouTube - What is LinkedIn? Part 2

Buzz Marketing for Technology

This video will appear on your blog shortly. 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! 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. What is LinkedIn? Part 2. Rate: 1 ratings Sign in to rate. Views: 288. watch in standard quality. Share. Favorite.

YouTube Tuesday: Jennifer Aniston Goes Viral for Smart Water

Firebelly

Today’s YouTube Tuesday video is the clever Jennifer Aniston Smart Water spot featuring nods to many popular viral videos and memes. think the Old Spice and Bed Intruder guys would have made great additions. Which memes would you have liked to see included in the video? Video URL: [link] ].

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