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Three Ways to Grow a YouTube Audience Who Love You [Ownage Pranks Case Study]

Ownage Pranks is a hugely successful YouTube channel with 3.3 million subscribers, but it wanted to learn more about growing its subscriber base even further to attract more ad revenue. The creators behind the prank-based channel turned to an agency for advice, and all video creators can benefit from the programming and optimization strategy tips.
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Top 9 Things I Learned From the Industry Track at VidCon 2015

The Industry Track at VidCon 2015 was a goldmine of information for video marketers and industry professionals. We bring you the top 9 tips we took away from the two day event, including how to get the most out of Facebook native uploads.
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Adult Swim: YouTube Channel Review - Through the 'Reel' Wringer

Video marketing series 'Through the Wringer' takes an in-depth look at a leading YouTube channel and reviews the content, programming, marketing, and audience strategy so you don't have to. This week, Adult Swim gets the Reel Wringer treatment.
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Casey Neistat: YouTube Channel Review - Through the 'Reel' Wringer

'Through the Wringer' is a brand new series from VidiSEO that takes a deep-dive into the video programming and marketing strategy of major players on YouTube - from big-name brands, to top independent creators. This week, we put filmmaker Casey Neistat through the wringer, and he comes out pretty well.
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WheezyWaiter: YouTube Channel Review - Through the 'Reel' Wringer

'Through the Wringer' is a video marketing series that takes a deep-dive into the content, programming, marketing, and audience strategy of major YouTube creators and brands. In this post, musician and vlogger WheezyWaiter goes through the Reel Wringer.
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A Guide to YouTube Interactive Cards ► Future of Annotations

YouTube users can finally access see annotations on their mobile devices in the form of new YouTube Cards! Creators can use the Cards to add extra interactivity to their videos, and inform the viewer about other websites, videos, playlists, fundraising, fan funding, and merchandise they'd like them to see without detracting from the video they are watching.
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As The Internet Grows Bigger, What Do We Do About Video?

The Internet is still growing at a fast pace, and video is playing a huge part of that. But, with consumers streaming more online video content than ever, ISPs are already feeling the pain of maintaining the bandwidth required. How will publishers and platforms cope with the ever growing demand for video?
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Watch Time: A Guide to YouTube's TOP Search Ranking Factor

YouTube switched it's algorithm in late 2012 to focus on a new ranking factor called, "Watch Time." In this post, I take you through the history of YouTube's algorithm and ranking factors, discuss the reasoning behind why they've changed to "Watch Time," dive deep into the definition of watch-time, and highlight several best practices designed to influence and optimize for YouTube's most important ranking factor.
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3 Ways to Optimize Videos for Mobile Devices

On this week's Creator's Tip, Jeroen "JW" Wijering, the co-founder of JWPlayer, and one of the world's leading experts on optimizing video for mobile, shares some very useful tips on how to optimize video content for on-the-move consumption.