Get More YouTube Views With These Quick Tips

Millions of people located all over the globe watch YouTube. This video sharing site is so popular that you can find videos on almost any subject you can think of from hairstyling to fishing. Just type in the keywords and see what pops up. With so many people visiting YouTube, it’s a great opportunity to get your videos noticed. The amount of exposure you could receive is astounding, provided users are actually watching your videos and that is where things get tricky.

With so many videos to choose from, how do you get the attention you seek? While it’s possible to get lucky and have a video go viral without planning on it, why leave it chance and hope you get noticed when you could follow a few simple techniques guaranteed to increase exposure.

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Here are a few quick tips that will help you get more YouTube Views.

Choose a Topic of Interest

The first thing that you have to do is choose a topic of interest. Before creating a video, look for something that people would want to view. It could be informational or fun as long as it’s interesting and provides something for the viewer. You should also choose a topic that you have a real interest in. This way, you’ll already be familiar with the topic and when you’re passionate about something, it shows in the finished product making it more interesting.

Use Proper SEO Techniques

It’s very easy to forget that YouTube is one of the largest search engines in the world but many people do use it to search for the information they need because they would rather watch a video than read articles are blogs. For this reason, it’s very important to use proper SEO techniques when creating your title and in the description. This will help the search engines pick up your video when someone is searching for information related to your topic.

Take Advantage of Annotations

Using annotations will make your videos more interesting so take advantage of them. Just in case you’re not familiar with these, they are the little text bubbles that pop up throughout your video. Use these to state facts, make specific points or to ask questions that will engage the viewer and you’ll get better responses. When used correctly, annotations can be very beneficial.

Promote Your Video

One of the easiest ways to get your video noticed is to promote it. Add a link to the video on your website and include one in your articles and blogs. You can also link to the video in your emails and promote it on social media sites. The more you promote your videos, the more people you’ll reach.

Getting your videos noticed on YouTube does take time and effort on your part but it’s worth it when your hard works pays off and millions of viewers are watching something you created. These quick tips will make a big difference and help you get more views for all of your videos.

    Brittany Clark has been posting videos to YouTube for 4 years now and enjoys helping others learn how to use the site as well.

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    2 Responses to “Get More YouTube Views With These Quick Tips”
    1. Simple and basic tips Brittany. If you create helpful videos you can become popular on Youtube. Serve, solve, prosper 😉 The idea is to pack value and serious positive energy into a post. If you can snag your readers attention you will never lack for major league page views.

      Thanks for sharing!

      Ryan

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