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YOUTUBE CELEBRITY LISA NOVA PROVOCATIVE THUMBNAILS DRIVE VIEWS

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Consider putting a transcript of the video on the video page.

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Video files should be in multiple formats, including FLVs, MOVs, MPGS, MP4.

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Produce video with natural language searches in mind.

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Create a filename that contains relevant keywords; completely avoid keyword stuffing.

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Use a mRSS feed. Create an mRSS and submit it to the search engines. Google does not accept mRSS feeds, but they do have an XML Site map for Videos.

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Remove noisy metadata with a cleaner.

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Only place one video per page.

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Grab real estate around the term “video.”

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Keep your content and search keywords current so that your brand remains relevant.

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The more you tag and cross-link your content on different sites the higher you will rank in searches.

Surround video with relevant text. Cross-link to videos using keywords in anchor text.

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Publishing video on your website will lift your organic search engine ranking and increase unique visits. . Video search optimization requires TBD expertise, planning and resources. Refer to our “Recommendations” list on the left. TBD . When searching, most people judge a video’s thumbnail, title and description before deciding to TBD click-thru and watch. . According to Hitwise, 2.6% of all Internet search queries in the United States are of the how-to nature.

VIDEO’S IMPORTANCE IN MARKETING

“YouTube has become a top search engine. The same SEO tricks that work on Google, MSN, and Yahoo can garner large audiences for video. To track, test, and optimize key word rankings on YouTube would increase traffic to your videos.” - California Darren Aftahi, vice president of Equity Research at ThinkEquity Partners, says the Internet will become the broadcast market of choice, and text search will turn into video search.

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“Attractive and short videos are one of the most powerful SEO weapons these days because you can tag the video, related videos, and relevant keywords.” – New York

People don't watch a video. They watch batches of videos. You want to tap into that Related Videos section. -Greg Jarboe (SEO-PR)

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