Let’s talk about YouTube Video SEO (Search Engine Optimization) aka “How To Rank Your Videos On The First Results Of Google and YouTube’s Search”.
Here is a nice post by Mark Robertson from ReelSEO where he explains why metadata (titles, tags and descriptions) are not the only factors when it comes to get your videos ranked high.
The Perfect Combination For YouTube Video SEO
- Creating quality, compelling video content.
- Publishing using SEO best practices.
- Engaging with the community, both within as well as outside of YouTube.
In this slideshow presentation, Mark explains these optimization tips into deeper detail. Check it out!
Create videos to please your audience AND the search engines
And remember that it is very important to create videos both for your audience and the search engines. If your videos rank on the first positions (SERPS) people will find them, watch them and ultimately you will get more views on youtube.