Mashable posted a guide to YouTube privacy settings. It outlines four main areas to take note of when setting up a YouTube profile or channel and how to manage the settings.
As with all online platforms, take a close look at the privacy settings. Only share what you feel comfortable sharing.
Some sites frequently change their privacy settings and policies so keep in the loop with these updates.
Videos are very powerful tool. They are effective at providing information quickly and in an excitingly visual manner. From professional presentation and lecture videos to amateur camcorder videos, YouTube makes it easy to upload and share your videos to the masses.
Mashable outlines how to use videos effectively. By focusing on these 9 tips, you can easily optimize your videos on YouTube. For example, a video’s impact and visibility can be enhanced by simply filling in description boxes (tags, categories, etc). You can also increase visibility by linking and posting videos on your other social network accounts (like Twitter and Facebook). YouTube has a built-in embed feature that automatically generates the correct code to post your video in a blog or other website.
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YouTube maintains a blog with more information on posting, trends, and other news.
You can find their help page here, complete with FAQs and glossary.
There has never been more opportunity for marketers to generate creative video campaigns that go viral. YouTube recently noted that more than 500 years worth of YouTube videos are watched on Facebook every day, and 700 YouTube videos are shared on Twitter each minute.
And yet, going viral still remains an elusive outcome for the vast majority of brand campaigns. What’s missing?
While many people have an opinion about what causes videos to go viral, there is now a growing body of knowledge based on publisher data analysis, YouTube trends and academic research that can help marketers understand what viral marketing is really about. Here are a few great insights to consider when creating a brand video that will thrive on the social web.