What happens when a brand searches its own name on YouTube and none of its own videos come up? The brand knows it has a problem, that’s what.
Posting videos to YouTube is only the beginning. Brands need to use video SEO techniques to ensure their videos come up in the right search rankings. At the recent Ubertube Brand Summit, Andreas Goeldi, chief technology officer for YouTube marketing specialist Pixability explained why video SEO is important.
“YouTube is the world’s second-largest search engine, so you definitely want to be found for your product name and obviously your brand name,” Goeldi said. “The reason why that is is that many brands completely underestimate how important video SEO (search engine optimization) is on YouTube. There’s a whole science and art to video SEO; it’s quite a bit different from traditional SEO.” Read the full article »