YouTube At A Crossroads: Social Media Network or Streaming Service?

Ignite Social Media

As our teams dove into Q4 research at the beginning of the year, we notice that our data partner, GWI (formerly known as GlobalWebIndex), recently moved YouTube out of the ‘social media network’ category and into the ‘streaming service’ category. Community Tab.

The complete guide to YouTube Live in 2021

Sprout Social

With social distancing continuing as the norm, an increasing number of businesses are using YouTube Live to host events, workshops, Q&A sessions and more. In 2020, 70% of people used YouTube to watch online replacements of live events. What is YouTube Live?


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How to Create a YouTube Channel on a Budget


Ready to create a YouTube channel that brings your community together, drives engagement, and supports your business goals? With the right strategy, YouTube can be a powerful tool to help you connect with your audience and build brand loyalty. . 2: Build a Stronger Community .

How to Make YouTube Shorts: Everything You Need to Know


Since launching in 2005, YouTube has been home to countless video trends and many forms of entertainment. Now, the team behind one of the most visited websites in the world has hopped on the short-form video bandwagon by creating YouTube Shorts. What are YouTube Shorts?

themarketingblog@wordpress on Mobile

The Marketing Blog

16 am themarketingblog@wordpress on Mobile Jump to Comments There was a time when mobile version of a website used to be a rarity. The trend appears to have changed now and today’s development-teams have to consider the compatibility of their website/blog with mobile phones. The process of creating a mobile version of your site/blog is pretty easy and takes less than 2 minutes – thanks to a company called MoFuse.

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How to Use YouTube Analytics and Track the Right Metrics


YouTube analytics allow you to measure the success of your YouTube marketing efforts. Marketers can track just about everything from the YouTube Studio dashboard, from YouTube channel analytics right down to real-time video metrics. How to use YouTube analytics.

YouTube Exec Predicts the Evolution of Creators on the Platform


It’s also what led us to our conversation with Jamie Byrne, YouTube’s Senior Director of Creator Partnerships. If you went back two years… you were a YouTuber or you were on The evolution of creators on YouTube. What is YouTube doing about it?

How to Change Your YouTube Channel Name (and 44 Name Ideas)


Choosing a name for your YouTube channel is a lot like picking a band name. Fortunately, as of last year, it’s now possible to change your YouTube channel name and profile picture. Read on to learn how to change your YouTube channel name. How to change your YouTube channel name.

3 Quick and Easy Short Video Tools for Mobile Animation

Socially Sorted

You can do it in many forms – the whole she-bang on YouTube, Facebook Live or short video on Instagram or Facebook. It’s so easy with the right tools, so let’s jump in and take a look at 3 of the short video tools you can use to do this: 3 Quick and Easy Short Video Tools for Mobile Animation. #1 Adobe Spark has become one of the go-to short video tools for many small business owners to create visuals via desktop or mobile.

How to Verify YouTube Account (LATEST + with Pictures)


Want a quick guide on how to verify your YouTube account that clearly shows you the step-by-step process with pictures? You just need a phone number to prove your identity (and, well, a YouTube account). What Are the Benefits of a Verified YouTube Account?

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10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > 10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don’t Involve Twitter and Facebook 10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don’t Involve Twitter and Facebook by Tamar Weinberg on March 17, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Itamar Kestenbaum. Every time I tell someone I’m a Community Manager , I get a varied response. A community participates.

The Importance of Local Activation on Social Media: India


Statistics from Internet and Mobile Association Of India reveal the growing number of India’s population using social media. Unique Mobile Users: 590 million – a penetration rate of 46%. Mobile Internet Users: 159 million – 45% of all internet users. Mobile Social Media Users: 97 million, +5% since July 2014.

How to create a YouTube Business account: a step-by-step guide

Sprout Social

If you still don’t know how to create a YouTube account for your business, it’s not too late to get started. The numbers don’t lie: YouTube’s growth is unparalleled when it comes to traffic, revenue and a rabid user-base that just can’t get enough of video content. YouTube’s gotcha covered. That said, you’re going to need to figure out how to create a YouTube account if you want to take advantage of the platform. If you’re a total newcomer to YouTube, don’t sweat it.

How to Use YouTube Live to Engage Your Audience: A Step-by-Step Guide


YouTube Live transforms online video into an interactive experience. Learn how to go live on YouTube, plus tips, tricks, and ideas for making your broadcast successful. How to start streaming with YouTube Live. New to YouTube live streaming? On mobile. Mobile cam.

Top Five: YouTube’s fake news fight

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top Five: YouTube's Fake News fight. Must-know social media news including YouTube's Fake News fight, AR in Facebook ads, Snapchat's Lens Explorer, Quora and Earned Media, Instagram's Questions Sticker. 25 million from YouTube to support online video news. Google-owned YouTube is dedicating $25 million to improve online videos in news , and is launching new product features to improve its news experience. REPORT. Sherrilynne Starkie. Owner. items . followers .

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Power of Trust and Intention in Earning Attention of Your Ideal Customer and Audience

Pam Moore

Digital marketers want us to watch their Facebook Live and YouTube videos, listen to their podcast, read their blog, follow them on Instagram, connect with them on LinkedIn, download their white papers and the list goes on. Because attention is such a valuable resource, it is critical for marketers to maximize every second they achieve attention from their communities and audience. Welcome to the digital marketing era where attention is the absolute most scarce resource.

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Social Media Trends, Prospects, and Challenges in India


India is a mobile first country where 41% of total mobile users are active on social media. The increasing affordability and use of Smartphones as internet devices means India is serving data to almost one billion mobile phones, and an individual spends an average of 3 hours on social media every day irrespective of device. To reach the under-penetrated areas, Facebook has initiated the project with a vision to provide basic mobile Internet services for free.

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YouTube - What is LinkedIn? Part 2

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Community. 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! LinkedIn Mobile Demo for the iPhone. YouTube. YouTube Handbook. Community Guidelines. YouTube On Your Site. © 2008 YouTube, LLC Close. Sign Up. QuickList ( 0 ). Sign In. Site: Home. Videos. Channels. Upload. Videos. Channels.

Get Paid To Watch YouTube, Play on Facebook And Follow Twitter

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Beyond that, it gets even more challenging when you start looking at real engagement and community/loyalty building initiatives. Marketing isn't easy, and as more and more new platforms and channels enter the fray (think about the Web, Social Media, mobile, etc.), community. mobile. youtube. That's what I tell young people in school these days, when I'm asked to talk about Marketing as a profession. Being a Marketer is not a profession of choice (for most).

Top Five: Facebook ads are getting smarter

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top five social media news stories for marcoms professionals this week feature new innovations for businesses from Facebook, LinkedIn Live video and new features from YouTube and Whats App. The integration is available to both mobile and desktop devices for the application Pages Manager. With this change, page owners can join Facebook’s interest-focused communities and interact with members, rather than doing so from their personal accounts.

Content Marketing in a Nutshell for Business

Pam Moore

Conversations, LinkedIn company page posts, LinkedIn video, YouTube videos, Instagram Stories, Instagram Posts, podcasts, live video streams, Facebook posts, Facebook messenger bots, Tweets, Instagram images, Snachat snaps, Facebook live video, iTunes podcasts, and the list goes on. Content is simply how we communicate, help, and share information with a goal to inspire, engage and activate our audiences and communities to a desired action. Content. It's everywhere.

5 Ways that Social Media Marketing Software Can Fail You

Pam Moore

Do you have an avid, engaged YouTube following and you need to stay on top of those comments? Platforms like YouTube, Pinterest, and Facebook Groups can be a wildcard. . How to Activate Your Social Media Audience and Communities. 5 Ways that Social Media Marketing Software Can Fail You.

5 Easy Ways to Organically Increase Your App Downloads and Lift Rankings

SocMed Sean

Thanks to Robert for sharing his insights on the topic of mobile apps and how to drive their adoption! Mary Meeker, an analyst at Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers who reviews technology trends every year, once said “ Mobile to overtake fixed Internet access by 2014 ” and looking at current technology trends we can easily say that statement continues to be true and bold. This expectation holds true for mobile apps, as well. They don’t just accept any mobile app.

A Social Media Status Quo Pt.1-Japan


Mindjumpers’ global network consists of local country community managers, creating a platform of multinational professionals. It is their insights enable us to execute and maintain brand communities around the world in a structured, quality assured and cost effective way. Local community manager Kiran Larange shares his knowledge. Japan’s answer to Youtube is Nico-Nico.

Humanize It: 10 Tips to Make Your Tweets More Human

Pam Moore

Are your tweets helping you grow community and nurture relationships? Provide your audience massive amounts of value via your tweets and content you create on other platforms such as your blog, YouTube channel? Tapping into the power of the OPC – other people’s content and community. Are you speaking to your audience in a way that they understand? When you tweet do people listen? Do they take action?

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Best Video Editing Software for YouTube


. With the YouTube competition growing day by day, it’s becoming extremely difficult to choose the best video editing software for YouTube. With that in mind, we’ve researched and tested the best video editing software for YouTube and came up with some great options for you to try out. If you’re making videos for YouTube, you must make them appealing, detailed, and well-designed in a way that they will crush your competition.

Can CMOs Master The Customer Experience For Hispanic Shoppers?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Posted in Advertising Behavioral Targeting Communities Mobile Personalization Testing Web Design. So then I ask myself a simple but very important question: Are CMOS acting like mobile and social “agents” for Hispanic shoppers and giving them exactly what they want (i.e., The failure to listen can have the most negative consequences on brand engagement, loyalty and most important, online and mobile sales.

Flying Viral: What Businesses Can Learn from the Flappy Bird Saga

The Realtime Report

Such is the story of Flappy Bird , a seemingly simple mobile game created in a matter of days and released last May. The app soared to the top of the mobile charts with millions of downloads and became an overnight success during January, yet has since been discontinued by its creator , Dong Nyguen, a Vietnamese developer, who simply “couldn’t take it anymore.” So how did Flappy Bird spread like wildfire and take over the mobile sphere in a matter of moments?

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Your Brand Is A Learning Space

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A brand is not something that sits outside of innovation, culture, traditions and creativity (all of of things that turn us from individuals into communities). Brands are now an important part of our communities and ecosystems. At the retail level, on a mobile application, on Facebook or on YouTube. community. mobile. mobile application. youtube. How much more content does the world really need?

9 Tips on How to Get More Subscribers: A YouTube Guide

Sprout Social

Just like any other social network, YouTube has its own space for businesses to create communities. But on YouTube, it’s essential to learn how to get more subscribers. In case you’re curious, YouTube subscribers are exactly like your other social media followers. Instead, these users subscribe to your YouTube channel, so they’re updated every time you post something new. On a platform like YouTube, shareability is everything.

5 Easy Steps to Create Your Snapchat Strategy

Ignite Social Media

If you simply copy and paste the same content from other channels like Instagram, Facebook or YouTube, you’re giving your followers a Groundhog Day experience. With Snapchat being one of the most recently established social networks in the game, brands are quickly jumping on the bandwagon to create bite-size pieces of content. Snapchat has over 100 million daily active users and around 400 million snaps are sent every single day.

Social Media Stories: What Brands Need to Know About Ephemeral Content

Ignite Social Media

Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube now have their own Stories feature. The feature was the first step towards community sharing on the app, allowing users to post public content for friends to view for 24 hours. YouTube.

Five Signs the Future Belongs to User-Generated Content

Waxing UnLyrical

It’s a landslide: Community creates results. The Harlem Shake depended on community. User-generated content is far better at creating that community. Live event social media generally involves a social media person or standard event-goer using a mobile device to put content online. Communication Community Building Daniel Cohen Guest Posts Marketing Public Relations Social Media customer feedback gamification holistic media ugc user generated content

Effectively Recruiting Top Performing Employees through Social Media

SocMed Sean

From online applications to active accounts on job sites like Indeed and Career Builder, to mobile-friendly career sites and social media presences— all of these are part of a larger HR strategy to reach a wider audience of potential employees without an extravagant addition to cost. The only additional tip I would add is to ensure that your social media community manager is involved in any activities, so they are aware of any potential inbound messages that might arise.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As many of you know, I have an annual tradition of giving back to the community on my birthday, which is why this year is no different. Since I can’t read everything written by the Internet Marketing community, I ask my Twitter and Facebook followers for their own recommendations. Local/Mobile Search. Community Management/Engagement. 5 Ways to Get a Job Through YouTube (Mashable): Did you know how Justin Bieber got to be so famous?

Stop Your Dream Customer in their Social Media Thumb Scrolling Tracks with Intent, Trust and Attention

Pam Moore

How can you stop the scroll as your dream customer is browsing the web, scrolling their social media news feed on their mobile device? Digital marketers want us to watch their Facebook Live and YouTube videos, listen to their podcast, read their blog, follow them on Instagram, connect with them on LinkedIn, download their white papers and the list goes on. Your biggest challenge as a digital marketing, social marketer or business leader is to stop the digital scroll.

Best Tips for Successful Social Media and Digital Marketing in 2014


Social media literally is the means by which your business can relate to, exist in and influence human communities. The exponential growth of smartphones and other mobile devices is real. More people are using mobile devices to view Web pages. A recent Skava Consumer Mobile Shopping Survey found that 71 percent of smartphone owners shop using their mobile device. Remember to check how emails display on mobile. Mobile email users are on the increase!

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2012 Round-Up Of My Social Media Cartoons And Comics

SocMed Sean

Social Media Comic: The Social Media Timesink Social Media Comic – Communicating With Your Customer Community Comic: Social Media Strategy From A Book Is Your Social Media Strategy Truly Agile? Comic: The ‘Always On’ Nature Of Mobile And Social Media 25 Social Media Pet Peeves – How Many Are You Doing? Blogs Facebook Featured Google+ Humor Instagram LinkedIn Pinterest Social Media Twitter YouTube cartoon comic comic strip facebook linkedin social social media social networking

5 Steps to Build a Rock Solid Personal Brand for Business in 2020 [podcast + FREE worksheet]

Pam Moore

Publish a new YouTube video. Record and post a short video story to Instagram, Facebook, YouTube or LinkedIn. Building a personal brand is not just about creating a shiny social profile, but presenting yourself in the most authentic way possible to your community and audiences.

October Marketing Updates: losing likes, a less creepy ‘gram and an awesome acquisition… mazel!


The platform is a big piece of marketing plans for brand awareness, community building and lead generation, with ads providing much of the fuel for the Facebook engine. YouTube announces date for the end of support for third-party pixels. Back in January of 2017, Google announced that they were eliminating third party pixels on YouTube in favor of the “Ads Data Hub”. Social Media Marketing Facebook Thought Leadership YouTube