Reel Videos

ReelSEO’s videos all about the world of online video: Watch interviews with video service providers and industry experts featuring unique video insights and tutorials to keep you up-to-date with your web video efforts.

chris pirillo lockergnome interview

Chris Pirillo: Behind the Reel with the King of Geeks [Interview]

Chris Pirillo has built up a loyal and engaged following on YouTube, and he is our special guest on this week's "Behind the Reel". We talk to him about what it takes to make a successful living via online video, the creative process, trends for 2014, and Wolverine hoodies.
Creator's Tip 132 - 6 Basic Tips for Capturing Clear Audio

6 Basic Tips for Capturing Clear Audio on Your Video

Great audio quality will enhance your video, whilst bad audio quality can ruin any footage you've taken the time to film. Following our 6 easy tips for capturing the best sound quality will ensure that you get the audio right every time.
Creators Tip 131 - How To Write a Video Marketing Story for your Business

How To Write a Video Marketing Story for your Business

In this week's Creator's Tip, we we give you some tips and tricks about how to craft a story that will really sell your product or service and promote your business through online video.
Creators Tip 130 - 8 Tips for Marketing Scripts

8 Tips for Writing Effective Video Marketing Scripts

Marketing videos are a very powerful vehicle for promoting your brand, service or product. But, a poorly constructed and delivered script could ruin all of your hard work. Read our top tips for getting marketing videos right, every time.
pranksters in love

Pranksters in Love: Behind the Reel for Valentines Day [Interview]

Pranksters in Love have built up a massive following on YouTube, and they are our special Valentine's Day guests on this week's "Behind the Reel". We talk to them about their love of pranking, the creative process and what's really made a difference for them on YouTube.
Creators Tip 129 - Top 10 YouTube SEO Myths

Top 10 YouTube SEO Myths

There are a number of myths and bad practices regarding Video SEO on YouTube, some of them downright dangerous. On this week's Creator's Tip, we smash some of those myths and tell you why they could be doing more harm than good.
Creators Tip 128 - How To Fix Black Bars and Stretched Videos with YouTube Tags

How To Remove Black Bars on Existing YouTube Videos

On this week's Creator's Tip we show you how to add specific formatting tags to your YouTube videos to remove the window-boxing, or black bars around them, and how to make them either display in wide-screen or to remove the wide-screen aspect.
BlackBoxThumb

BlackboxTV: Behind the Reel from YouTube to Hollywood [Interview]

BlackboxTV has carved out a very unique niche on YouTube with its horror and sci-fi content. It's now got a major horror movie in the works, and BlackboxTV founder Tony Valenzuela is our special guest on this week's "Behind the Reel".
Creators Tip 126 - How to force YouTube captions to be turned on

How to Force YouTube Closed Captions to Appear on Your Videos

In this week's Creator's Tip, we show you how to force closed captions to appear on your YouTube videos. This can be very handy for a number of reasons, particularly when you want to used closed captions in different languages for international web pages.
cinemasins behind the reel reelseo

CinemaSins: Behind the Reel with YouTube Masters of Sin [Interview]

CinemaSins have had phenomenal success on YouTube within the past 12 months, and they are our special guests on this week's "Behind the Reel". We talk to them about their love of movies, the creative process and what's really made a difference for them on YouTube.
Creators Tip 125 - How To Find the Tags for Any YouTube Video

How to Find the Meta Tags for Any YouTube Video

On this week's Creator's Tip, we show you how to discover the hidden tags on any YouTube video. YouTube made tags private in 2012, but confirmed that they are still count as one of the ranking factors on the site. Confirming the tags used by others means you gain a little more insight into what makes their video rank.
Creators Tip 123 - Reel Video Marketing Advice for 2014

ROI vs. People: Video Marketing Advice for 2014

In this week's Creator's Tip, we discuss how ROI should be measured in more than views and subscribers. It's the connection we make with our audience and the ways we can enrich their lives that will sustain a great video marketing campaign in 2014.
Creators Tip 122 - Lessons from 2013's top Video Ads

Lessons from 2013's Top Online Video Ads

On this week's ReelSEO Creator's Tip, we take a look back at some of our favourite video ads of the year and discuss the lessons we can learn from them. As video marketers, what takeaways are useful in determining what worked for a brand and for an audience?