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:

Summary of YouTube Changes, Google Indexing Embeds & Adwords for Video [Reel Web #36]

This week on the Reel Web we discuss changes YouTube has made to make things easier for content creators, Google's new AdWord campaign and their attempts to solve video discovery limitations and more. YouTube Changes and Additional Features YouTube has made numerous changes recently to their uploader ...

How to Connect with Key Video Influencers in a Social World [Creator's Tip #35]

This week we talk about how to seed your videos to influencers in your niche. How do you get people who have an audience notice your content and help you spread the word about it? We talk about how to initiate contact, build relationships with ...

YouTube Opens Partner Program to All, Pinterest Expands Video & More (The Reel Web #35)

YouTube Opens Partner Program to All, Pinterest Expands Video & More (The Reel Web #35)

This week on the Reel Web, we review the latest online video news and trends from the past week including, YouTube expanding it's partner program to more video channels, Pinterest integrating video into their system, projected changes to the cable industry and more... YouTube Expands ...

Short-Form vs. Long-Form: Does Video Length Impact Virality?

Short Form vs. Long Form: Does Video Length Impact Virality?

It used to be that YouTube was a place for short-form cat videos, pranks, and baby clips to go viral. While that's still true, most of us know that today YouTube is much, much more than that. Now YouTube entails everything from hundreds of featured ...

How to Seed Videos via Key Influencers & Grow Your Audience [Creator's Tip #34]

For this week's Creator's Tip episode Tim Schmoyer and Kevin Nalty talk about how to reach out to key influencers and how to start seeding your videos so they're seen and shared by others, especially if you don't have many viewers to begin with. One ...

More Movies on YouTube, Automatic 3D, KONY & More [The Reel Web #34]

This week on the Reel Web, we review the latest online video news and trends from the past week including, YouTube implementing 3D Video automatically on certain videos, the partnership between Paramount Pictures and YouTube to provide movies available for rent on YouTube,  Invisible Children's response to ...

Four Tips To Get To Know Your Target Video Audience [Producer Tips #33]

Four Tips To Get To Know Your Target Video Audience [Producer Tips #33]

In creating video content it is essential to know your video audience.  Being aware of who your audience is will not only help you in deciding what kind of content to create, but also the tone the videos should have and whether what you are ...

Free Views for YouTube Partners, Vloggers, Link Building, Xbox & More [The Reel Web #33]

Free Views for YouTube Partners, Vloggers, Link Building, Xbox & More [The Reel Web #33]

This week on the Reel Web, we cover 10+ minutes worth of online video news and trends from the past week including, a new program for YouTube partners that aims to provide free promotion, Google+YouTube integration, research on the power of video for link-building, Xbox, ...

What Makes for a Successful Live Streaming Web Show Series?

What Makes for a Successful Live Streaming Web Show Series?

Last week the MyDamnChannel network on YouTube launched the first ever LIVE Internet comedy show. Every Wednesday at 4pm Rachael Hoyt goes live online on their YouTube channel to stream a show that features celebrity guests, premiere clips of other shows on the network, humor, ...

A Viral Video Genius' Process for Creative Video Marketing Ideas [Producer Tip #32]

A Viral Video Genius Process for Creative Video Marketing Ideas [Producer Tip #32]

This week, we have another tip from our friend and "viral video genius," Kevin "Nalts" Nalty who has many years of video marketing experience.  We asked him to share with us a bit of what the creative process looks like for him and what process marketers can follow ...

New iPad Owners Want More Bandwidth for Mobile Video [The Reel Web #31]

New iPad Owners Want More Bandwidth for Mobile Video [The Reel Web #31]

There are more changes happening at YouTube (surprise! surprise!) and this time it revolves around the new embed player, which we've discussed here at ReelSEO previously, and new ways YouTube is integrating it's editing tools directly into your video manager. Also, we look at how the ...

Optimizing YouTube Tags - Best Practices for Tagging Your Videos: Reel Producer Tips #31

Optimizing YouTube Tags   Best Practices for Tagging Your Videos: Reel Producer Tips #31

Is it better to use a single tag for your videos or to use a lot of tags and litter the tag field with as many keywords as you can that are relevant to your video? One of our readers asked us that question in ...

YouTube's Recent & Pending Changes, Monetization, Politics & More: The Reel Web #31

YouTubes Recent & Pending Changes, Monetization, Politics & More: The Reel Web #31

YouTube is changing again! AGAIN??? Yup. This week's Reel Web will dive into some of the recent and pending changes at YouTube along with discuss general online video commentary around video monetization, how to respond to an unexpected viral success, and how online video will ...

How To Use Video To Humanize Your Brand - Reel Web Creator Tip #30

How To Use Video To Humanize Your Brand   Reel Web Creator Tip #30

It's important to know how to use online video to humanize your brand, company, service, product, or even yourself. Making a promotional video or a commercial is one thing, but online video gives you the unique advantage to build a human connection and emotional engagement ...

Creating Viral Videos Vs. Evergreen Videos - The Reel Web Creator Tip #29

Creating Viral Videos Vs. Evergreen Videos   The Reel Web Creator Tip #29

Creating viral videos is something a lot of people try to do, but creating evergreen videos that have on-going views instead of a flash-in-the-pan spike is perhaps more beneficial in the long-term. For this week's Creators Tip, Tim Schmoyer of ReelSEO talks with Kevin Nalty, ...