How To Promote Your YouTube Video – 10 Secrets
So you have uploaded a video on YouTube, but struggling to get a lot of views? May be you have heard about people who have become famous on YouTube but don’t know how to promote your YouTube video. This article is going to show you the basic steps that you must keep on your mind before uploading your next video.
1. Mindblowing Thumbnails: Thumbnails are little photos that you click to play the video on YouTube. You must make your thumbnails attractive, because a lot of people are going to judge your video based on that.
2. Innovation: Your videos must be innovative to be popular, not the same thing every other guy uploads on YouTube. In other words, if your videos are entertaining, they will be watched over and over.
3. Titles: Title speaks a lot. Title your videos cleverly, so that people want to watch them after reading the title.
4. Don’t make it look like an Ad(only for commercial purpose): Even if you’re making videos for commercial reason, you don’t have to tell it explicitly to your viewers. Make it subtle.
5. Tags: Proper tagging can get you a lot of traffic through search engine.
6. Add Description: Don’t do this lazily. You have made the video, now describe it.
7. Social networking: Use Twitter, Facebook, MySpace, Bebo to promote your videos.
8. Your personal blog: Set up a website or a blog. Direct people from videos to blog also vice versa.
9. Use other video sites:Use the power of Daily Motion, MetaCafe and other video sites.
10. Never Ever give up:Even if you fail initially and don’t manage to get a lot of views at first, do yourself a favour, don’t give up.