YouTube Best Practices

Ignite Social Media

YouTube is one of the more unique social media platforms. Moreover, YouTube is a key channel for brands given its SEO benefits as a Google company, and 96% of 18-24-year-olds and half of internet users over 75 using it. There it is – your quick-start guide for YouTube.

Best YouTube Name Generator

SocialFish

Whether you’re an aspiring makeup artist, have a large cookbook, or want to showcase your technical knowledge with computers, YouTube is a great opportunity for your business to bloom. Fortunately for you, we compiled a compelling list of the best YouTube name generators you can find online.

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Best YouTube Documentaries

SocialFish

Many people love watching documentaries, and if you’re one of them, you’ll be surprised at how many there are on YouTube. YouTube’s documentary rabbit hole hosts a great variety of documentaries that bring incredible value to their watchers. Benefits of watching Youtube documentaries.

7 best YouTube analytics tools

Unmetric

As the world’s second most popular search engine, YouTube plays a massive role for businesses looking to reach as wide an audience as possible. For some brands in the media industry, they even follow a YouTube-first policy.

Top Five: The night that YouTube went dark

Sherrilynne Starkie

This week’s must-know social media news includes the YouTube outage, a religious stance on women and social media, Coke’s misstep in New Zealand, Snapchat’s new original programming and Google’s shopping insights. The night that YouTube went dark.

YouTube Adds New Comment Filters in YouTube Studio

Social Media Today

YouTube has added a new set of comment filters to make it easier for creators to maximize their interactions

The Biggest YouTube Marketing Mistakes That Too Many Brands Make

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YouTube presents a huge marketing opportunity for businesses … but only when done right. Avoid these eight common YouTube marketing mistakes. YouTube is a little different than most other social media networking sites. YouTube marketing can be extraordinarily effective.

YouTube Launches YouTube Stories, Limited to Prominent Creators Only

Social Media Today

YouTube has launched its own variation of the popular Stories format, though it won't be available to all users at this stage

How to Write YouTube Descriptions That Capture Attention

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Capture more YouTube views and clicks by crafting well-written YouTube descriptions. When brands create YouTube videos, they typically go all-in on the videos. Let’s take a look at some tactics to create YouTube descriptions that snag attention and get more clicks.

YouTube Collaborations: Working Together on Youtube Brings Success

Devumi

One of the oldest, and most successful, ways to get more subscribers for you channel is through YouTube collaborations. People have been doing this since the very beginning of YouTube, and […].

8 of the Best YouTube SEO Tools

Social Media Today

If you want to maximize your YouTube performance, you need to align with user search behaviors, in order for your content to be found. These tools and tips will help

Is YouTube Unsubscribing from Influencers?

Ignite Social Media

Last month, YouTube officially rolled out its new Partner Program monetization policy, sparking a large debate across social media. One YouTuber impacted, Carrie Crista, was quoted saying , “YouTube seems to have forgotten who made the platform what it is.

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. A camera, the passion of those you work with, and YouTube is all you need. By Matthew Yeoman.

YouTube Launches New, Dedicated Fashion and Style Content Hub

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YouTube has launched a new content hub dedicated specifically to fashion and style content

How to Run YouTube Ad Campaigns That Convert

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Many businesses flock to Facebook and Instagram for their video ad campaigns, but YouTube Ads is a powerhouse brands shouldn’t ignore. YouTube Ad campaigns are created and processed through the Google AdWords powerhouse system. Why Should I Run YouTube Ads?

Follow This Recipe for YouTube Videos Your Audience Will Love

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Before you create a YouTube video, make sure you have the right structure, so you hit your goal and capture your audience’s attention. YouTube marketing requires a lot of creativity and organization. Does your YouTube content feel scattered, too? YouTube

YouTube Pledges to Address Creator Concerns Around Monetization and Distribution

Social Media Today

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki has provided the YouTube creator community with an update to her work on addressing platform concerns

Using YouTube for B2B

SocialFish

YouTube reigns over online video sharing. With the ability to transform a mere Canadian child – Justin Bieber – into a worldwide household name, YouTube carries sizable clout in the modern world. YouTube will even help you to generate new leads.

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YouTube's Adding New Still Image Ads

Social Media Today

YouTube is adding a new option for non-video advertisers on the platform

4 Steps to Help Maximize Your YouTube Marketing Strategy

Social Media Today

Looking to maximize your YouTube marketing efforts? Here are four key strategy tips

YouTube Will Remove its In-App Messaging Option Next Month

Social Media Today

YouTube is removing its chat feature in order to increase its focus on other forms of sharing in the app

Using YouTube for B2B

SocialFish

YouTube reigns over online video sharing. With the ability to transform a mere Canadian child – Justin Bieber – into a worldwide household name, YouTube carries sizable clout in the modern world. And despite YouTube’s reputation for being a generator of hilarious posts, it possesses serious marketing potential that is often overlooked for B2B companies. Perhaps your company has overlooked YouTube, thinking it irrelevant in meeting your specific objectives.

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YouTube for Nonprofits Program

SocialFish

Came across this nice video presentation by our buddies over at See3 Communications, all about Youtube for Nonprofits, when doing research for a client. YouTube for Nonprofits from See3 Communications. See also the full YouTube Nonprofit Playbook for more on using YouTube.

YouTube Will Roll Out Abbreviated Subscriber Counts in September

Social Media Today

YouTube is rolling out an updated public subscriber count display which will show an abbreviated figure, and may impact creators

YouTube Channel Keywords: Help your Audience Find You

Devumi

Keywords play an important role when it comes to making your videos searchable on YouTube. Read on to get a better understanding of what YouTube channel keywords are and how to effectively use them. How YouTube channel keywords work YouTube channel keywords […].

YouTube Outlines its Improving Efforts to Remove Inappropriate Content

Social Media Today

YouTube has provided an update on its ongoing improvements in removing inappropriate content, which has seen views on such uploads reduced by 80

Influicity Introduces YouTube Influencer Marketplace

The Realtime Report

Influicity is set to unveil a “first-to-market” platform that allows marketers to efficiently search and connect with YouTube influencers. Realtime Tools influencer marketing Influicity marketing campaign Youtube YouTube influencer

YouTube Updates Content ID Claim Policies to Better Protect Creators

Social Media Today

After months of complaints from creators, YouTube is updating its Content ID policy, which has seen many claims for minor infringements

1 Million YouTube Views: How Much YouTube Pays for this Milestone

Devumi

Every online marketer will tell you how important amassing views on YouTube is to make it big on the site. Many put ‘the magic number’ for each video at 1 million YouTube views. The post 1 Million YouTube Views: How Much YouTube Pays for this Milestone appeared first on Devumi.

YouTube Amplifies Monetization Options for Creators

Social Media Today

At VidCon, the platform touted that its Super Chats feature generates more than $400 in revenue per minute for some streams

Case Studies: 5 Remarkable Marketing Channels on YouTube

Devumi

YouTube is considered to be one of the most important marketing platforms on the Internet. The post Case Studies: 5 Remarkable Marketing Channels on YouTube appeared first on Devumi. Both large and small brands have set up their own channels on it.

What Should I Do with Trolls on My YouTube Videos?

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Ever scrolled through the YouTube comments section on a cool video you just watched? Then you’ve seen comments from the terrible YouTube trolls. YouTube trolls (and their other social media counterparts) are nothing like the adorable cartoon variety.

YouTube Expands Super Chat Creator Payment Option to More Regions

Social Media Today

YouTube is expanding access to its Super Chat live-stream tipping option, providing another revenue opportunity for creators

YouTube is Scaling Back its TV-Like Programming Efforts

Social Media Today

YouTube is reportedly scaling back its original content efforts as it struggles to compete with Netflix and Amazon

YouTube Launches New Fundraising Tools for Nonprofits

Social Media Today

YouTube has announced a new range of fundraising tools, which are currently in beta testing

Your Content Recipe for YouTube Videos Your Audience Will Love

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Before you create a YouTube video, make sure you have the right structure, so you hit your goal and capture your audience’s attention. YouTube marketing requires a lot of creativity and organization. Does your YouTube content feel scattered, too? YouTube

YouTube Continues to Explore New Ways to Take on TV

Social Media Today

Online providers are still trying to work out how to steal TV ad dollars away, with YouTube being the latest to test out a new approach