Top 10 Tips to Boost Your Video Views Online

Original article posted November 24th, 2009 in SEO Tools by Mark

 

YouTube isn’t very complicated. It’s all about thinking what will my audience click… while they are at work. That is the key. If you want a video to go viral that takes work, but the first step is putting up images and title that are not offensive. If it can be watched at work it can be sent to anyone and that is what can go viral. Did you click my image? Why? Because of its Title?

 

 

YouTube marketing is a free service and anyone or any business can have a free YouTube channel. To get a YouTube channel all you will need to do is create an ID and find or borrow a digital camera to upload your video. Here are the top 10 tips to to follow to boost your video views online.

 

Here are the 10 steps to follow:

 

1. Research keywords related to your content and find popular YouTube videos

 

2. Use the keyword and title tags from the popular videos and copy them into your video.

 

3. Find relevant channels in YouTube and subscribe to them.

 

4. Create a description that begins and ends with your URL

 

5. Repeat the most important keywords in your description at least 4-5 times each

 

6. Get friends, family and co-workers to rate and favorite your videos

 

7. Have a few friends view your new video and comment on your video – This is important because it is always hardest to get the first comments on a video. Nobody wants to be the first one to post a comment.

 

8. Use YouTube to send out friend requests or use software to do it for you

 

9. Respond to other relevant videos that use similar keywords

 

10. Make comments on relevant videos

 

To find out more or post questions, please post comments and always watch the Free SEO Tools Blog for more details.

 

And if you are waiting for the link to the video here you go.Viral video

Good Luck and Happy marketing!

How to get Twitter Followers

12 Steps to More Twitter Followers

 

Updated July 2013 in Starting a New WebsiteTwitter by Mark

 

#1 Follow others – nobody will know you exist until you follow them. You can stop following them later if their Tweets are annoying or off-color

 

#2 Follow Back – etiquette says that if someone follows you on Twitter you should follow back. This mayTweets are unique not happen with the Twitter Whales of the world like @dooce and @theonion but that is because they can’t and wouldn’t be able to reply to all the direct messages that would be coming to them. (You can only DM somone that is following you back.)

 

#3 Follow more people a day until you are following 2000 people – Don’t follow more than 200 people per day because Twitter requires a percentage of followers to follow you back. If people don’t #followback Twitter assumes your activity may be suspicious (or spam) and may shut off your account.

 

#4 UnFollow people who don’t follow back – you may consider unfollowing someone that doesn’t follow back until you get about 2000 followers. This will give you a better chance to have other folow you that will follow back.

 

#5 Follow people that RT, retweet others– this will guarantee that you have a following that will spread word and market your business if you are twittering for marketing purposes

 

#6 Follow in your geographic area – if you are a local business it is great to follow other local businesses, so search Twitter for cities or county’s close to your service area.

 

#7 Follow a Twitter Whale – If you know a large business that has a large Twitter following and you would want similar customers you may want to follow the people that follow them to gain access to their viewers.

 

#8 Try auto follow software – to make life easier following a lot of Twitterers you may consider using software to help automatically followback.

 

#9 Use may try software that DM’s people automatically like social oomph after they follow you.

 

#10 Create a nice DM for all your new followers and include a link that will take them to your website or an article of yours

 

#11 Use a tool like Tweet Deck or Hoot Suite to follow what is happening on Twitter and find more interesting people to follow.

 

#12 Create Twitter lists – Twitter lists are a great way to follow a lot of people instead of looking at your Twitter Feed. Organize who you are following into groups and get more useful information.

 

Good luck and have fun in the Twitter Sphere. It’s a new world that will make sense to you real soon. In the end it is important to check on the rules of good following habits from Twitter. The rules occasionally change.

 

Clean Your Apps Permission

Check out the new site MyPermission.org

 

Here is what they recommend….Try guessing how many apps permission setting are accessing your private information… then click the icons below to find out how many other programs have access to your personal information.

MyPermission.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

There are more apps that likely have control of your information. Don’t think of this as a full list. Think of this as just an eye-opener. Look into your apps permission settings and see what other apps you need to control.