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How to Make Your Business More Lucrative through YouTube

How to Make Your Business More Lucrative through YouTube

Many people don’t really figure YouTube into their online marketing strategy, but you should. You need to realize that people are very visual by nature and videos are probably the best forms of presentation because they make use of both audio and visuals. If you’re concerned about your skill (or lack of it) in making a video presentation, you really shouldn’t be.

Google+ Notifications Are Changing, Again.

Google+ Notifications Are Changing, Again.

Apparently, there are two constants in the Social Media 'Verse. Number One, Facebook will regularly change our timelines and mess with us. Number Two, Google will regularly change how comments and comment notifications work and look.

And it's happening again.

The Marketing Value of YouTube

The Marketing Value of YouTube

YouTube is a world's biggest video sharing website. There are a lot of other websites that share videos, and there are the naughty ones that share files, but YouTube is the biggest out of all of them. There are thousands of videos on YouTube and thousands of people visit it every day. It has a very large pool of people who could potentially see your adverts and your videos. So, as you can imagine, the marketing potential of YouTube is huge.

Social Media Winter is Coming [#GoT #INFOGRAPH]

Social Media Winter is Coming [#GoT #INFOGRAPH]

I first read and fell in love with A Game of Thrones back in 1998. I waited a year for the second volume in the series to come out, then another year for the third volume... after discovering that author George R.R. Martin decided to extend the series from a trilogy all the way to seven volumes... and waited five then six years for volumes four and five, respectively.

Facebook and YouTube Prospecting Training at PSMU

Facebook and YouTube Prospecting Training at PSMU

Practical Social Media University has an acclaimed course entitled, "The Ultimate Guide To Facebook Prospecting." The purpose of the course is to help you tap the over 1.1 billion Facebook users and sift through them to find those that would make prospective clients.

Updated YouTube App Adds Business Benefits

Updated YouTube App Adds Business Benefits

Today's update for the YouTube app adds a number of features, including:

- Quick access to new uploads from subscriptions via "My Subscriptions" feed on the Guide
- Queue up videos to play on TV

One new feature that should be of particular interest to businesses is "Access to Live Streams." Previously, if your business wanted to broadcast live, you would have to catch customers and viewers while at their desktop computers.

Content Marketing Resolutions for 2013

Content Marketing Resolutions for 2013

We have all spent 2012 looking for value in our Internet marketing strategies. We have tweeted, liked, pinned and shared, and worked on creating a culture of content marketing within our own companies to encourage employee participation. As 2013 approaches, and we spend time evaluating and revising our marketing campaigns, here are some resolutions that I intend to adopt myself, and would suggest you do the same.

YouTube dramatically improves iPhone app

YouTube dramatically improves iPhone app

When Apple released iOS6, the native YouTube app was removed as part of their break from Google. For most iPhone users, this was a good thing! Google released their own YouTube app that is far superior.

The YouTube Creator Playbook [VIDEO]

The YouTube Creator Playbook [VIDEO]

Most small businesses should be taking advantage of the power of video and social media to reach potential customers, but where do you start? The Social Media Hat has a resource for you.

The YouTube Creator Playbook is a new resource that compiles important tips, best practices, and strategies to build greater audiences on YouTube. Check it out in the Creator Hub at http://www.youtube.com/playbook. It is a downloadable PDF.

What's the best social network for business?

What's the best social network for business?

We're often asked by our business clients which social network should they use. Certainly, most businesses should have a presence on almost all social media platforms in order to reach the broadest possible audience, but surely one is better than others for business, right? We'll review the top networks and how they can be used for business and perhaps we'll find an answer to that question.