Tips and advice for mastering the YouTube platform so your videos perform to their maximum potential.

Post Photos, Polls to your YouTube Community Tab

YouTube's new Community tab lets you post photos, polls, links, videos, status updates, and more to your subscribers' subscription feed on YouTube. It's a new way to engage with your audience with other types of content than just

When You’re Ready to Quit on YouTube ?

Being a YouTube creator is hard. When you're not getting subscribers nor views on your videos, it's easy to feel discouraged, disappointed, frustrated, and quit. Yes, YouTube is hard and there's a lot you need to learn in

How To Do A/B Testing in YouTube Analytics

The best way to strategically evaluate your YouTube content strategy is to setup some A/B tests in your YouTube analytics so you can see how one series of content is performing next to another series of content. For

Nooo!! YouTube DEMONETIZED!! Your Qs with As

Thanks to advertisers wanting more control over what videos their ads are displayed against, YouTube is cracking down on videos that are "not suitable for all advertisers." Many videos are being demonetized or seeing limited ads, thus decreasing

Lessons I’m learning about storytelling and engagement

Optimizing videos for YouTube doesn't only mean optimizing the metadata, but it also means optimizing the actual content itself. Titles, tags, descriptions, and thumbnails are all very important, but that info is what gets someone to click. The

How To Dominate Suggested Videos for Millions of Views

One of the most powerful traffic sources on YouTube are suggested videos. It drives millions of YouTube views every day to many channels. When YouTube starts suggesting your video to more and more people, you'll get more and

AHHH!! Take risks with your YouTube community!

Sign up to be the first to get information about next year's Video Labs LIVE event This is a personal vlog of my thoughts, fears, and concerns for launching my very first YouTube training event here in Cincinnati.

The Best Time to Post on YouTube

There's a few things to look at in your YouTube analytics that will reveal when it's the best time to post your new YouTube videos. You can take their geography into consideration as well as the normal daily