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The Definitive Video SEO Guide: SEO Tips & Tutorials for Video

The Definitive Video SEO Guide: SEO Tips & Tutorials for Video

The following is an index of our more popular video search engine optimization (Video SEO, VSEO, video search optimization – whatever you want to call it) tips, tutorials, guidelines, presentations, and articles about everything from distribution techniques for VSEO; to MRSS feeds and XML sitemaps …

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The YouTube Black Hole: Where Good Videos Go To Die

The YouTube Black Hole: Where Good Videos Go To Die

We're missing out on a ton of great videos, and something has to be done about it. I've been thinking a lot about video curation lately. It's Nalts' fault, really—he's the one that got me started off down that line of thinking with his awesome …

Social Video Optimization Vs. Video Search Optimization: Which is Better?

Social Video Optimization Vs. Video Search Optimization: Which is Better?

With the heavy convergence of video in both search results and social media, do we now need to distinguish business strategies for optimizing video for search engines versus social media channels? Is social video optimizing just about placing videos for YouTube and social networking sites …

SEO Ranking Factors, Trends & Search Predictions for 2011

SEO Ranking Factors, Trends & Search Predictions for 2011

Bruce Clay is a name that should mean at least a little something to you if you're in the search engine optimization business. They are one of the oldest, largest, and most trusted search firms in the world. And they're using their considerable experience and …

Closed Captions Help RAMP Up Video SEO & User Engagement

Closed Captions Help RAMP Up Video SEO & User Engagement

If you've been reading ReelSEO for some time, you'll know that closed captioning for web video can be a powerful way to increase reach and an excellent way to help search engines more easily understand, and rank your web video assets.  Not only that, but …

SEO for Ecommerce Product Videos – Do It Now If You Want To Stay Ahead!

SEO for Ecommerce Product Videos – Do It Now If You Want To Stay Ahead!

"Oh here we go”, you may be thinking to yourself. "More advice on the million and one things I supposedly need to do to stay ahead in the wonderful world of ecommerce. Everyday it may seem, to those of you who stay abreast of the latest …

What Video Marketers Can Learn From Annual Lists of Top-Searched Keyword Terms

What Video Marketers Can Learn From Annual Lists of Top Searched Keyword Terms

For many years in a row, the top search query was Britney Spears.  When sharing this fact with clients and during seminars, I often joke that one would think we've learned everything there is to know about Miss Spears by now.  And it seems as …

Why Viddler WAS Bad for Website Video SEO – UPDATED

Why Viddler WAS Bad for Website Video SEO   UPDATED

Certain video hosting/streaming platforms are excellent choices for video SEO (automatic sitemap capabilities, metadata exposure, etc…), some are OK (few platform features but still able to optimize), and then there are a handful whereby if you're interested in optimizing video for your own website, you …

What Is Website Video SEO – Is It Better Than YouTube SEO?

What Is Website Video SEO – Is It Better Than YouTube SEO?

Grant Crowell presents on how to optimize video on your own website to perform better in Google and other search engine results pages than what YouTube and other video sharing sites can provide you with.

The Reel Video Search Engine Optimization Secret Sauce

The Reel Video Search Engine Optimization Secret Sauce

Want to get more views for your videos? Have you optimized your videos for the search engines? Knowing how to get your videos found via search can make a big difference in your video views. But it's something that relatively few video producers are aware …

Yahoo's New Keyword Research & Comparison Tool, Clues, Is Google Trends With A Kick

Yahoo's New Keyword Research & Comparison Tool, Clues, Is Google Trends With A Kick

If you care at all about having your content ranked well on search engines, then you're probably familiar with the concept of keyword research.  At least, I hope you are.  No matter what our egos tell us, it's nearly impossible to accurately optimize a webpage …