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Category: Rich Media
20 Jun 2012

HOW TO: Increase Youtube Search Rankings (Weekly Q&A)

There’s an interesting question which is being discussed on SEOchat forums: [What are] the factors looked at when Youtube ranks videos. I also can’t figure out what exactly they look for when ranking. While Youtube search can be weird, by default, there are two basics you should take into account when optimizing your videos for it: By default, search results are sorted by “Relevance” which is in most cases based… [Read More…]

07 May 2012

The Ultimate Guide to Proper Youtube Video Tagging

According to YouTube, tagging is one of the most important ways to rank your video in YouTube search results: Tags help users find your video when they search the site. When users type keywords related to your tags your video will appear in their search results. YouTube does consider user engagement as well (like number of views, views in common and user “retention”) but tagging is the *first* step to… [Read More…]

02 May 2012

The Recipe on the Box – Video Content Strategies for Online Retailers

By Ninja Dan One of the things I enjoy most about being a Ninja is getting to work with clients who embrace video as part of their overall content strategy. The opportunities afforded clients (especially online retailers) who invest in video content are often well worth the time and resources they require. It was just a little over a month ago that Ikea announced the launch of a series of… [Read More…]