Creator's Tip

How to Change Your YouTube Channel's Main Featured Video [Creator's Tip #36]

How to Change Your YouTube Channels Main Featured Video [Creators Tip #36]

Last week, we offered up two Creator’s Tips videos that answer some common questions we’ve gotten from you and both tips have to do with the new YouTube channel design. 1) How do I change the featured video on my YouTube channel? Go to the edit button. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

How To Create Custom YouTube Thumbnail Images For Non-Partners - Creator Tip #27

How To Create Custom YouTube Thumbnail Images For Non Partners   Creator Tip #27

The ability to upload a custom thumbnail image for your videos is a feature limited only to YouTube Partners. However, this little YouTube hack will show you how you can get your own custom thumbnail for your video even if you are not a partner. ...

What's The Best Time To Publish Videos On YouTube? The Reel Web Creator Tip

Whats The Best Time To Publish Videos On YouTube? The Reel Web Creator Tip

Although different content may have a different audience on YouTube and thus the best day and time to publish your video may vary, here's what I've found to be the best time to publish videos to YouTube for channels I've been a part of in ...

How To Maintain A Consistent Video Posting Schedule - The Reel Web Creator Tip #24

How To Maintain A Consistent Video Posting Schedule   The Reel Web Creator Tip #24

We all know it's important that we upload video content on a regular basis because it helps us build momentum, increases our videos' ranking in search, and keeps our audience engaged. But sometimes keeping up with a regular schedule is just too difficult because our ...

4 YouTube Tips For ReelSEO Subscribers - The Reel Web Creator TIp #23

4 YouTube Tips For ReelSEO Subscribers   The Reel Web Creator TIp #23

This week I dug through the channels of over 3,000 YouTube subscribers to ReelSEO and identified a few common mistakes that being made that could help you all improve your videos and presence on YouTube. I also picked out a few of my favorite channels ...

Add Links And Chapters To YouTube Videos - The Reel Web Creator Tip #22

Add Links And Chapters To YouTube Videos   The Reel Web Creator Tip #22

There are several services that let you customize the YouTube player's embed code and the actual YouTube player itself. This week for our Creator's Tip we give you a look at five such services, all varying in levels of complexity and different options that they ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...