YouTube SEO for Small Businesses
Jul16

YouTube SEO for Small Businesses

Over its 10 years global dominance as an online video host, YouTube has also become the second largest search engine in the world. Having a strong brand presence on YouTube could mean a great deal for your business. However, just creating great content for your videos will not be enough, and your success on YouTube will crucial to properly implementing YouTube SEO. Why aren’t my YouTube videos found? More than 100 hours’ worth of...

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Google Vows to Make YouTube Better Than Ever
May19

Google Vows to Make YouTube Better Than Ever

After almost 10 years, Google now plans to make YouTube, the ever popular video streaming network, even better. Acquired for $1.65 billion at the time, YouTube was already an instant hit and only helped Google dominate the internet and later, the mobile world. However, the video content streaming market has become dense in recent years, with Daily Motion and Vimeo in the main foray. New live streaming services like Periscope and...

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YouTube To Stop Working On Older Apple TV And Other Devices
Apr21

YouTube To Stop Working On Older Apple TV And Other Devices

Google-owned video streaming website, YouTube, is winding down its services to some older devices including Apple TV. First spotted by MacRumors, the company notes that some devices made on or before 2012 will find out some app specially made by YouTube would no longer be compatible with their devices. This is based on a change in YouTube’s Data API, which it says opens it up to features like comments, flagging videos, captions, and...

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YouTube Records High Usage In Its VP9 Video Codec
Apr07

YouTube Records High Usage In Its VP9 Video Codec

Consumers want quality videos without increasing their bandwidth usage; this is one area most video streaming sites want to work on. As a matter of fact, some are already having a breakthrough in this area. Google-owned YouTube started encoding its videos in VP9 not quite long ago. VP9 is an open source codec that “brings HD and even 4 K (2160p) qualities at half the bandwidth used by other known codecs.” The company introduced it as...

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YouTube Reportedly Testing 60fps Ultra-HD 4K Video Streaming

After announcing support for smooth 60 frames per second video playback last October, TechCrunch reports that YouTube is testing a high frame rate 4K video. The TechCrunch report said the video streaming site’s experiment is restricted to a very small group at the moment; this of course, is understandable considering the fact it is still being tested and can only be viewed by users who have the rig. That shouldn’t be a problem...

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YouTube Launches YouTube For Artists, An Initiative To Give Musicians More Promotional Tools

YouTube on Monday added yet another service to keep it ahead of the rest. The service known as YouTube for Artists, allows musicians to connect with fans. The tool will help musicians promote shows and earn cash in return via the new YouTube Cards video annotations within a musician’s YouTube Videos. “Making great music is just like making great YouTube videos. It requires creativity, passion and the right resources, and that’s why...

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