Video SEO

Video SEO: Learn how to optimize video content for search engines and follow the latest trends, strategies, best practices, and tips for video search optimization. Also check out our channel featuring resources for Youtube video SEO.

Video SEO and Local Politics – How The Little Guy Stands Out

How does a no-name politician without any campaign budget (or even their own website) get better notice online than a rich incumbent? Putout some original video in the social media space. Feeling inspired to test out a grass-roots video seo plan with the biggest of challenges ...

More Video SEO Reputation Management – Traps, Tools, and Tips

ReelSEO's Grant Crowell interviews another panelist from the recent SMX East conference on search and reputation management, Seregeti Communications' Director of Search, Simon Heseltine. Simon offers some special tips on utlizing social media sites and local search.

Video SEO and "Defensive Reputation Management"

In an extension from our original article on online reputation management with video, ReelSEO's Grant Crowell recently interviewed Jordan Glogau, speaker from the Search Marketing Expo East conference in New York earlier this month, on the panel "Search and Reputation Management." Jordan is the SEO ...

How To Link To or Embed A Youtube Video To Start At TimeStamp

How To Link To or Embed A Youtube Video To Start At TimeStamp

YouTube is allows users to deep link directly to a given point in time within a video.  In order to enable deep linking to a given time frame within a youtube video, you need to merely append a tag to the end of the video ...

The Brightcove 3 Interview: Merging Video SEO Technology With Strategy

In an earlier article we covered Brightcove's announcement of their new video online video platform - Brightcove 3.  Brightcove's Senior VP of Marketing and Strategy, Adam Berrey, talks with ReelSEO's Grant Crowell on the new version's improved features for Video SEO, their newly-added "Basic" edition ...

Video Thumbnail Optimization - Tips To Consider for Creating Compelling Thumbnails

So you've spent a small fortune and a large amount of time getting your video to be everything you wanted from beginning to end. You've uploaded it to multiple places to try and spread your word and it's still not getting the amount of views ...

Online Reputation Management Tips Using Web Video and SEO

Are you paying attention to the videos circulating about your company or brand over the Web, and what impact they're having on your business? Even more important, what are you doing to counter negative publicity and generate positive feedback? You may have read out post previously regarding the power of utilizing online video and video syndication for reputation management.

Pre-made / Stock Video Ads Are NOT Video SEO!

Some online vendors have promoted to their customers video search engine optimization solutions, simply by allowing them to assemble stock footage from their digital media library – and with no unique video content produced at all.

How To Optimize A Press Release With Video - The PRWeb Interview

Readership is viewership these days, as video is now getting into press releases. Jiyan Wei, Interactive Product Manager for Vocus (the company that owns the popular news wire service PRWeb), shares with us the advantages of embedding video and doing Video SEO for an online ...

Video SEO Tip: Optimize Your YouTube "click-to-action" Link (part 2)

When I first posted a Video SEO tip on how YouTube's click-to-action buttons can be duplicated by anyone with their own YouTube account for every single video, responses we got were that it sounded too good to be true, or that it was just meant for ...

How To Create Click-to-buy Links In YouTube – for FREE

YouTube has now begun placing click-to-buy links beneath its videos, as part of a larger plan to offer an e-commerce platform to all its partners. However, YouTube partners are typically large and well-established companies, leaving out the 99.9% of businesses and individuals of this opportunity. ...

How Important Is A Video SEO Strategy for Newspapers?

Just how important is video SEO for newspaper companies? "Their survival depends on it at this point," says Jake Matthews, Partner and VP of Business Development for 10e20, and head of their search marketing campaigns and video strategy. Jake's company spoke today at the session ...

Stock Image Slide Shows Are NOT Video SEO!

Stock Image Slide Shows Are NOT Video SEO!

Some web companies today are now offering "video marketing campaigns" by repurposing stock video or video templates, and then promising their customers that these videos will get them lots of traffic and customers in the search engines. While these offerings are enticing to many companies looking ...

Dailymotion Subtitle Capabilities In Multiple Languages

DailyMotion call themselves the world's largest independent video entertainment website (so does Metacafe). However, we have found out that they have just added the ability to put subtitles right into any videos you upload which might propel them into that position. The new feature allows ...

New Grouped Video Search Results In Google Universal Search

Well, if you haven't already noticed, it seems that the testing we found out about a few weeks back is the direction that Google has decided to go for the current interface of the Google Universal search results for videos in organic search.  It appears ...