How to SEO Your Video

The factors for search ranking in YouTube are decided by the following:

  • Keywords in title, description and tags
  • Video views
  • Inbound Links
  • Subscribers to a channel
  • Social media activity – sharing, commenting, etc.

Here’s a few quick tips to get your video noticed on YouTube:

  • Use as many YouTube tags as possible, put all of your keyword and phrases in here too – think of it like hastagging on Twitter. The YouTube keyword tool is excellent for keyword research –
  • Use the keywords you’ve found in your title and description of your video
  • Put links in the video description to link back to your website or blog, Twitter, LinkedIn Facebook and Google+ links to your video.