With 4 billion videos being viewed every single day, you can bet that YouTube is being watched by viewers all across the world and from all walks of life. And the videos themselves are just as diverse. There are videos about cooking, hunting, basket weaving, car racing, funny videos, sad videos, how-tos and pretty much everything else you can think of. If you have a message that you want to unleash upon the world, YouTube is the perfect platform with which to do it. Your viewers may be waiting. Whether they’re at home on their computers, in their offices or they’re out and about with the latest mobile devices, you have a chance to make an impact on the entire world. One Orlando teen recently used YouTube to impact the world. Talia Joy Castellano used the video sharing site to start a makeup tutorial channel and, in the process, she managed to inspire and melt the hearts of YouTube users everywhere.
There are a ton of big and exciting changes coming to YouTube in the coming months and now is your chance to get on the ground for as an online marketer. By keeping up with what’s new with YouTube, you can place money-making ads on popular videos well-ahead of any of your competitors. The good news about many of these changes is that bigger, better and more popular videos are most surely coming to YouTube and that means you’ll have more than enough chance to plant your ads and earn your money back many times over.
With hundreds of millions of users from all walks of life, it’s easy to see why advertisers would be interested in YouTube. Now, advertisers can target video watchers with several different ad formats with TrueView. TrueView for YouTube allows you to advertise with video ads that you only have to pay for when a user wants to watch. That means you don’t have to pay for useless or random impressions like you do on other advertising platforms. If you’ve used Adwords, you’ll love TrueView. Let’s see what else you can do with this dynamic and lucrative video advertising platform.
With over 800 million unique visitors a month and 4 billion hours of video watched in that same time period, it’s clear that YouTube is a major force to be reckoned with online. With so many watched videos, online marketers would have to be out of their minds to skip this glorious opportunity to snag more share of the market. By creating videos aimed directly at your target market and then uploading those videos to YouTube, you could set a campaign in motion that drives tons of traffic and sales to your latest offers.
YouTube is the largest video sharing site online that earns hundreds of millions of daily hits. Would you like to earn some of that traffic for your business? The good news is that it is easy and free to upload your videos to YouTube. It’s also very easy to make videos that will go great with the YouTube crowd. However, you must learn how to network on YouTube effectively if you hope to succeed. It’s not difficult to network on the site, you just have to have the know how. To help you out, here are the top YouTube networking tips straight from the experts.
Did you just masterfully produce a new marketing video that you want to share with your audience and the rest of the world? Better upload it to YouTube. Even though there are other video sharing sites out there, when it comes to online videos, YouTube still dominates. How has YouTube managed to keep the top spot for so long and will it ever get knocked off its pedestal? As for the former, the following list should help you see why YouTube is the king of videos online. As for getting knocked down a few pegs as a video sharing platform, only time will tell. One thing’s for sure, YouTube isn’t going anywhere soon and the site seems to be gaining in even more popularity every single day.
If you’re not using video marketing along with your other marketing efforts, you are holding back your success. With the popularity of online video these days and the fact that video marketing works to exceptional degrees, that statement can be said with a certainty. Your business needs video marketing. The great news is that you don’t have to be an expert video editor to create engaging videos. You don’t have to be a Spielberg or Lucas or even a Matt Stone or Trey Parker. Instead, you can use one of the multitude of online tools, some paid and some free, that will help you develop online videos quickly and easily. You can then publish those videos to YouTube, the most popular video sharing site the Internet has ever seen. You can probably tell where this is heading. With an engaging video and the massive audience of YouTube, you’re about to take your business to new heights and beyond. However, you must tread carefully. Your videos must really pop if you hope to gain all the benefits, including traffic, leads and sales provided to you by effective YouTube video marketing.
I mentioned yesterday that I launched a new viral marketing site called ContestBurner.com where you can get a copy of my viral marketing WordPress Plugin. The plugin lets you run your very own viral contest on any WordPress blog. I’m giving away the free version of the plugin early to all the visitors who participate in the contest.
I’m posting this a little late. The below recording is for last weeks show. Since it’s already Tuesday my show is on again live tonight. So don’t forget to tune in at 6:30 PM Pacific Standard Time over on http://www.billmcintosh.tv/live
On last week’s show I covered how to increase your YouTube views with some of the same techniques I use on my own videos. I also show you how to convert YouTube viewers into website visitors. Getting people off of YouTube and increasing website traffic is really the key.
I just posted this new YouTube video that shows you step by step how to set up your YouTube account & start using the brand new YouTube sponsored search advertising feature:
It should show you everything you need to know in order to get started. It basically works like any other PPC (pay per click) search advertising. You put in the keyword you want to target and the highest price you’re willing to pay for clicks.