Tim Schmoyer: ReelSEO Author

Tim Schmoyer is the host of ReelSEO's Creator's Tip and the author of "30 Days to a Better YouTube Channel". You can see some of his personal videos on his Family Vlog Channel.

Recent Posts by Tim Schmoyer:

Help Us Get Better At What We Do - Take The ReelSEO 2012 Survey

Help Us Get Better At What We Do   Take The ReelSEO 2012 Survey

To help us start the new year off on the right foot, we're asking for your help with a brief, but important, survey. We want to know what you think we're doing right, and what you think we could do a little better, so that ...

How To Make Interactive Videos With YouTube Annotations - [Creator Tip #21]

How To Make Interactive Videos With YouTube Annotations   [Creator Tip #21]

This week we answer a viewer's question about how to make your videos interactive with pop-up videos, subscription links, clickable videos and such. First, create your video with whatever text, image, or video clip you want to be clickable in your video. Then, after it's ...

Google TV Marketplace Turns YouTube Into TV - The Reel Web #21

Google TV Marketplace Turns YouTube Into TV   The Reel Web #21

This week on the Reel Web we cover a story about a patent that Google recently updated about a marketplace for Google TV. The Google TV Marketplace will feature channel apps, possibly from YouTube, and may even be bundled together as a network for a ...

ReelSEO Wants To Serve You Better In 2012

ReelSEO Wants To Serve You Better In 2012

Wow, as the ReelSEO teams reflects back on 2011, so much has happend and changed around here! And we have so much more planned for 2012! We're really excited about all of the ideas we're dreaming to help you with your online video initiatives, but ...

5 Tips For Optimizing Videos For Mobile Viewers - Reel Video Producer Tips #20

5 Tips For Optimizing Videos For Mobile Viewers   Reel Video Producer Tips #20

With more and more people viewing videos on their mobile devices, it's becoming more and more important for video producers to ensure that their content is optimized for mobile viewing. Not just in how the videos are formatted, the bitrate it uses, or the video ...

Online Video Predictions For 2012 - The Reel Web #20

Online Video Predictions For 2012   The Reel Web #20

This week in our look at the Reel Web we talk about how mobile viewers are watching our videos longer than desktop views are and how Facebook dominates Twitter in video sharing. Also, we review YouTube's new "Slam" voting feature and what they're doing to ...

How to Customize Your YouTube RSS Feeds - Reel Video Producer Tips #19

How to Customize Your YouTube RSS Feeds   Reel Video Producer Tips #19

We're all pretty familiar with YouTube's subscription feature that lets viewers easily subscribe to our channels and new content we upload here to YouTube, but what if most of our audience is outside of YouTube? What if YouTube subscribers isn't really the best option for ...

ReelSEO Waves Goodbye To 2011 & Looks Forward To 2012

ReelSEO Waves Goodbye To 2011 & Looks Forward To 2012

Thank you all so much for all your support and your encouragement this past year! You all have been a blast to serve and we look forward to what ReelSEO can bring to you in 2012! Comment below or leave a video response letting us ...

How To Get Views From Outside YouTube - Reel Video Producer Tips #18

How To Get Views From Outside YouTube   Reel Video Producer Tips #18

Sometimes it's difficult to get views from inside the crowded space of YouTube, so looking outside YouTube can sometimes be an effective way to get targeted viewers to your videos from your niche to discover your content. In this week's Producer Tip video we give ...

Xbox Live YouTube App Will Change Online Video - The Reel Web #18

Xbox Live YouTube App Will Change Online Video   The Reel Web #18

This week there's a lot of little news along with a couple big news items, including what Mark Burnett is doing with his upcoming reality TV shows to make them more social and interactive and the new YouTube app for Xbox Live. We look at ...

How To Make A Great First Impression With Your YouTube Channel - Reel Video Producer Tips #17

How To Make A Great First Impression With Your YouTube Channel   Reel Video Producer Tips #17

We've gone over some of the new design changes to YouTube's channels, video Manager, homepage and more in past episodes. This week we want to look at the actual content you display on your channel and how to use it to make a positive first ...

Why Is Xbox Live Now Windows Mobile 7? - The Reel Web #17

Why Is Xbox Live Now Windows Mobile 7?   The Reel Web #17

This week ReelSEO dominates the news for the online video world! We're excited to launch the Sucky Video Awards, which is going to be fun and educational for all of us! We also released a brand new white paper last week titled, "Online Video 101 ...

Setting Up Your Channel For The New YouTube Design - Reel Video Producer Tips #16

Setting Up Your Channel For The New YouTube Design   Reel Video Producer Tips #16

YouTube's new design changes gives a lot of new options for content creators who run their own channels. In this week's episode of Producer Tip, we show you video producers some of the changes behind the scenes of our ReelSEO YouTube channel and some of ...

What The New YouTube Design Means For You - The Reel Web #16

What The New YouTube Design Means For You   The Reel Web #16

Late last week, YouTube rolled out some major changes to their design. The overall look is much darker, with more black and grey, but the layout is dramatically changed as well. The new YouTube is more focused on social activity around video and in letting ...

How To Easily Create Subtitles & Captions For YouTube SEO - Reel Video Producer Tips #15

How To Easily Create Subtitles & Captions For YouTube SEO   Reel Video Producer Tips #15

Adding subtitles and captions to your videos on YouTube can greatly influence their ranking in search engines. It's one of the best search engine optimizations you can do to increase viewership, gain an audience, and give your videos more exposure. Plus, when you have transcription ...