YouTube SEO Hacks

SEO, the buzz word for all things on the interwebs…but don’t let that intimidate you one bit.  After reading this SHORT article, you can overnight become an expert at YouTube SEO HACKS.  Setting your video up for massive success.

I’m sure you aren’t new to YouTube, posting or watching from this 800 pound gorilla of an online institution.

If you have been frustrated not getting enough views, there is a reason why.

Your new video is swimming amongst 1,300,000,000 other videos on YouTube (2018 MerchDope stat).

To give you some break down of what that looks like,
per hour there are over 300 hours of video uploaded EVERY MINUTE.

So how do you stand out?

How can you capitalize on the FIVE BILLION videos watched on YouTube EVERY SINGLE DAY?

GET BETTER at YouTube SEO.

Here’s a simple, 7 step checklist, to ensure you  have the best results:

 

  1. Write a short video description. Use relevant keywords your users may search
    for in this description and keep it under 3 lines so it appears above the fold.
  2. Be sure to add the same keywords in the keyword section, that match your description.
  3. Include links to any resources you mentioned.
  4. Ask the viewer to subscribe.
  5. If your video is longer or tackles several different topics, use timestamps for easy navigation.
  6. Link to your social media channels and your website. Be sure to display the link using http://YourDomain.com.  
  7. Include any other information that might be useful to the viewer.

Check out some great YouTube SEO Hack
Descriptions, Optimized for Success…
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