How to promote a video at YouTube.com
- useful advices:
1. Create your own channel and regularly
upload quality video clips that correspond to the theme of
the channel. This should help to create a core of your
audience, and may be some fans too, who can bring even more
2. Participate in discussions of uploaded
3. Comment other video clips related to
yours. Leave not only comments, but video replies too.
4. Post videos in appropriate social
networks (the list). The rule of thumb: after uploading a
video make a quick submission of it to as many video sharing
networks as possible.
5. Constantly improve the quality of your
videos: brief descriptions, relevant tags, and intriguing
titles. The clip shouldn't be too long. The best length is
no more 4 minutes. Obviously, the quality of the video
stream and the sound should be ideal too.
6. Create accounts on social networks,
like Facebook, MySpace, Twitter that will support your
YouTube channel, and post links to your videos there with a
brief description and tags.
7. Post links to your YouTube video in
appropriate sections of forums, in blog comments and at
specialized services like Yahoo answers.
8. Create a website or blog, fill it with
relevant content and embed a video from YouTube
Viral videos - viral marketing
Viral video is a video shared via Internet
that instantly grows in popularity, virtually in geometric
progression. Some people compare it with the avalanche. Such
video clips are often humorous, including some real-life
funny episodes. There also many successful directed videos
made by various specialized agencies.