How to Increase YouTube Engagement [Infographic]
AUGUST 23, 2014
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
APRIL 9, 2015
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. YouTube subscribers for nonprofit companies. The very first thing that you need to be aware of as a nonprofit is a tool that YouTube has made just for you. By Matthew Yeoman.
Facebook, Twitter, YouTube: Strategic Marketing Best Practices
AUGUST 5, 2012
Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube are, without doubt, the Big 3 of social media. Facebook Infographics Social Media Social Media Marketing Strategy Twitter YouTube Marketing Marketing strategy Social media marketing Word of MouthThey are important avenues for building brand engagement and influence. If If your company has a presence on all of them, you’re on the road to creating a name for yourself on social networks. But these 3 platforms are very different from one other. [.].
Better YouTube Marketing in 5 Steps
Convince & Convert
FEBRUARY 17, 2015
player in the game for a long time now has been YouTube, as creators on the network have been able to connect with an audience through video in a variety of wildly successful ways. YouTube has been known for being the home of cat videos, cover music, introverts in their bedrooms and the latest viral sensation—a very casual environment. It’s all about formula of execution.
Facebook Video and Facebook Live: The Future for Marketers
MAY 23, 2016
Believe it or not, Facebook is the answer for marketers. Creating an effective Facebook strategy needs to be an essential focus, and with influencer marketing now becoming a staple, huge opportunities exist for brands that invest at the intersection of these two complementary approaches. So what is Facebook video anyway? And what about Facebook Live?
You Can Be the Next YouTube Star
JULY 2, 2012
We talked about Facebook and mobile payments and the right time of day and week to update your social networks. But the portion of the podcast I found most enlightening was when we talked about fame from YouTube. It seemed like a good idea, but no one knew who it would benefit: YouTube or the “star.” Perhaps even one of you will become the next YouTube star.
Instagram Video Highlights YouTube Weaknesses
JUNE 24, 2013
YouTube may have the most to lose from Facebook’s response to Vine , 15 second format videos on Instagram. The following issues spell trouble for YouTube (and Google as a whole): Shorter video formats are increasingly desirable for mobile and tablet devices. These shifts in video consumption reveal fundamental weaknesses in YouTube’s current format.
How to Make a Successful YouTube Channel
Convince & Convert
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
We can go on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, and other networks to see firsthand global events in real time – not minutes or days later like in traditional media – whether it’s the Arab Spring protests or the Pope giving mass or concerts of our favorite artists. Videos and YouTube Play a Huge Role in Social Media Marketing Underneath this uber trend of social media as a global news.
Feature Friday: Why Violating Copyrights on YouTube is Good
MARCH 4, 2011
This article is meant to offer you, without breaking any law, one strategy to help your YouTube videos get the eyeballs you believe they deserve as well as overcoming any guilt for using copyrighted materials. When YouTube started and then later was acquired by Google there was a well-publicized copyright brawl between publishers of all kinds and Google. Features Youtube
YouTube - Education Today and Tomorrow
Buzz Marketing for Technology
SEPTEMBER 15, 2008
Facebook. 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 On Your Site. YouTube Handbook. © 2008 YouTube, LLC Sign Up. QuickList ( 0 ). Sign In. Worldwide. English. Close. Set Your Country Content Preference. Close. Set Your Language Preference. Videos. Channels. Community. Upload. Videos. Channels. advanced. Loading. Education Today and Tomorrow. Rate: 182 ratings Sign in to rate.
YouTube, Rhetoric, Yusuf Al Khattab and Me
OCTOBER 11, 2012
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.
YouTube - Informal Learning in 10 minutes
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JUNE 27, 2008
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YouTube, Gmail, Google Places are Dead, Long Live Google Plus
APRIL 26, 2013
Will Google fold YouTube, Gmail and Places into Google Plus? The images show the eery similarity between the rebranding of YouTube into OneChannel and Google Plus. Merge YouTube, Gmail and Google Plus. YouTube has over 1 billion monthly active users, Gmail and Google Plus are both on 1/2 a billion MAUs (Monthly Active Users). In comparison Facebook has 1 billion MAUs.
YouTube Commands 50% of Time Spent On Mobile Entertainment Apps
The Realtime Report
APRIL 2, 2014
How much time are Americans spending on mobile apps, and which are the most popular? A new study from Flurry takes a look at how apps are dominating mobile, and Google and Facebook are commanding lots of our time. “YouTube is definitely Google’s killer franchise on mobile,” said Flurry President and Chief Executive Officer Simon Khalaf on Flurry’s blog.
Optimize Your Posts on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and More
JULY 7, 2014
There are many tricks of the trade, such as including a shortened URL in your LinkedIn posts, using mobile-friendly images on Facebook, and applying the rule of thirds on Instagram. Optimize your Facebook posts. Provide a link: If you include a link, use a URL shortener such as Bit.ly so you can track how many people are clicking through from Facebook. Shorten URLs: Bit.ly
Fine-Tuning Targeting with YouTube Cards and Facebook Ads: What’s New in Social Media
MARCH 30, 2015
Here’s a look at what’s new in social media: YouTube Cards Help Direct Viewers to Relevant Content. YouTube is greeting marketers and video buffs with cards , a new way to direct viewers to relevant content while they’re streaming a video. According to YouTube , mobile devices account for 50% of video views on the site. Facebook Provides Tools to Make Ads Stickier.
Eight Years of YouTube and What it Means to Brands [Infographic]
FEBRUARY 14, 2013
It’s also YouTube’s birthday. etc. We’ve witnessed so many stories that got enormously popular incredibly quickly thanks to a brilliant platform that allows every user to share their video with the rest of the world: YouTube. Brands on YouTube. From a brand perspective, YouTube is still one of the bigger platforms whose potential has not yet been fully explored.
YouTube Tuesday: “Just Go With It” Facebook Trailer
FEBRUARY 1, 2011
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. This week’s video is a trailer for Adam Sandler’s upcoming film Just Go With It. It’s pretty clever. Video URL: [link] ].
3 New Ways To Think About Amazon, YouTube And LinkedIn
AUGUST 29, 2013
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.
Social Media News Ticker: Foursquare Launches Swarm, YouTube Reportedy Buying Twitch
The Realtime Report
MAY 19, 2014
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. Facebook. Facebook Poke is dead – last week Facebook finally took Poke (a failed competitor of Snapchat) out of the App Store, and also removed Camera, its photo uploading app (The Verge). YouTube. Social Media News Ticker Facebook Facebook Camera Facebook Poke Foursquare gaming geolocation social media news ticker Swarm Twitch Youtube
Social Media News Ticker: Crowdfunding Coming To YouTube Soon
The Realtime Report
JUNE 2, 2014
Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter and YouTube: Facebook. Facebook changes default privacy settings for new users to friends-only – for new users signing up to Facebook, default posting status is now set to friends only; previously, the default was global (Inside Facebook).
Facebook Ad Examples That Convert
JUNE 13, 2016
billion people visit Facebook on a monthly basis, making it the third most visited website globally—falling behind only Google and YouTube. Marketing on Facebook requires a well-executed content strategy, but you don’t have to rely on organic reach alone. Promote your Page: Instead of an individual post, this Page Likes objective helps promote your entire Facebook Page.
Social Networking Stats: Active Usage Drops For Facebook and Twitter, #RLTM Scoreboard
The Realtime Report
MAY 16, 2014
Facebook: 1.23 via Facebook. YouTube. via YouTube. Active Usage Drops For Facebook and Twitter. Here’s the change in active usage for each platform over the last two quarters (six months): both Facebook and YouTube saw active usage drop 6%. The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. billion monthly active users. via VK.
Social Media Ostriches – The Corporate Hypocrisy Of Blocking Employee Access To Facebook and Twitter
APRIL 5, 2012
Every time I hear of companies blocking Blogging Sites, Facebook, Twitter, and other Social Media sites, it makes me wonder what curmudgeon or poorly informed leader is calling the shots and what experience drove them to make the decision. Incoming search terms: corporate hypocrisy are zappos employees allowed to access facebook? Hmmm…slight change in position, eh? Digg this!
SEO Your YouTube Videos in 10 Steps
JUNE 22, 2012
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.
Do Americans Trust Facebook?
The Realtime Report
APRIL 4, 2014
recent poll reveals how much trust Americans place in Facebook, as compared to Google, the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Facebook 5%. Apparently, Americans don’t feel their personal information is very safe with Facebook. Facebook 26%. Do you trust Facebook? The Internal Revenue Service or IRS 35%. Google 10%.
13 Ways to Use Facebook Events for Your Brand
MAY 16, 2016
The last few years have been tough for Facebook marketers. Despite all of this, we’re here to tell you that Facebook is far from dead. In order to get more out of Facebook, you have to go beyond publishing a handful of posts per day. Now you have to dive into other features like Facebook ads to comply with their algorithm, but what about Facebook events?
Engaging Through YouTube – Charity Inspiration
JANUARY 27, 2014
While most of us are quick to think of Facebook and Twitter when we evoke the term social media, in fact, social media encompasses a vast range of online platforms. YouTube is actually one of the most powerful and often overlooked of these, which can be leveraged to help marketers, fundraisers and charity organisations achieve stunning success and here is how. We Share What Moves Us.
37 of the Best Facebook Page Apps for Brand Marketing
NOVEMBER 11, 2013
One of the easiest ways to use your Facebook page to its fullest potential for social media marketing is to employ third-party Facebook applications. . Facebook page customization can dramatically increase your visibility, improve your branding, and create more leads and sales. Start using some of them to take your Facebook page to the next level! Facebook App Suites. 1.
YouTube - Diigo V3: Highlight & Share the Web! Social Bookmarking 2.0
Buzz Marketing for Technology
JULY 22, 2008
Facebook. 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. watch in standard quality. Share.
Evolving Social Landscape – Social Media Channel Updates in 2016
Ignite Social Media
JUNE 7, 2016
Facebook. Facebook Live – Live streaming becomes available to everyone through Facebook Live. Facebook Reactions – For many years, users only had the ability to “like” a post. Messenger ChatBots – The launch of a new chatbot store will allow businesses to use bots to help manage messages on Facebook. YouTube. Twitter. Instagram.
The Most Popular News Sites on YouTube
AUGUST 31, 2010
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.
McDonald’s Celebrates 30 Years in Spain With a New YouTube Video
NOVEMBER 15, 2011
The unusual promotional video: To capture the journey of McDonald’s during the last 30 years, the food chain has created a YouTube video. The video is placed on their YouTube page. The video can be found on the McDonald’s Spain Youtube page. How Stockholm Transport Improved Its Brand Image Through Facebook. To show that it is a recap, the video plays backwards!
How Long Should My YouTube Video Be?
The Social Media Incubator
JUNE 10, 2011
Content creators need to engage Facebookers. YouTube limits uploads to 10 minutes each. Internet Marketing 101 Online marketing SEO Social Media Tips Viral videos YouTube length of my YouTube video social media strategy social videos video length web video length web videosThis is a question we hear a lot as we talk with clients, and with good reason.
[Comic] Why Are We On Facebook?
MAY 1, 2013
Before launching new social media channels and campaigns, you should be thinking through the specifics of what you want to accomplish with channels like Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. Featured best practices budget cartoon comic facebook resources social social media social networking strategy Twitter YouTube And they are right to ask the question! Cheers! –Sean.
Join the Party in Desperados’ New Interactive YouTube Campaign
APRIL 13, 2011
Personally, I think it’s a great interactive video – and like previous YouTube takeover campaigns from for example Tipp-Ex and Sly Stallone , Desperados takes over the YouTube interface, smashing it up and making it their own. Social Media campaign Desperados Experience Desperados Tequila-Flavoured Beer Facebook Connect interactive video
The problem with Facebook
FEBRUARY 11, 2014
Science filmmaker Derek Muller: “Facebook is a complex ecosystem of individuals, creators, brands and advertisers, but I don’t think it serves any of these groups particularly well because its top priority is to make money. The problem is the only way Facebook has found to make money is by treating all entities on the site as advertisers and charging them to share their content.
Why Facebook Breeds Voyeurism
FEBRUARY 19, 2011
Rachel Jonat recently shared why she quit Facebook , extracting in part: I want more from my friends than status updates. Rachel replied that she joined Facebook in 2006 as a convert from MySpace. Instead of calling people or seeing people I just watched them on Facebook. people who watch everyone else Facebooking. Why I Don’t Hate Facebook Anymore.
14 Ways to Promote Your Latest YouTube Video
NOVEMBER 1, 2012
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.
Google+ is Walking Dead, Facebook’s Audience Network Arrives, Foursquare Splits & More | Social Media Snapshot
MAY 2, 2014
Categories: Blog , Facebook , Foursquare , Google Plus , mobile marketing , Pinterest , Social Media Marketing Tags: Facebook , Facebook anonymity , Facebook Audience Network , foursquare , Foursquare Swarm , google plus , Guided Search , Pinterest , youtube , YouTube intro videos Catch up on the need-to-know changes and updates in social media that affect your business and brand…all in one place. Below are highlights of changes on top social media platforms for the week ending May 2, 2014: New on Google+ Is Google+ Really Walking Dead? Not So Fast.
5 Essential Underused YouTube Internet Marketing Tips
OCTOBER 7, 2011
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
JULY 2, 2008
Facebook. 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! Facebook Vs. MySpace (and LinkedIn). 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.