I’ve been working in the YouTube space since 2006 and get asked about the platform a great deal.
YouTube is an amazing marketing tool – a hybrid social network/search engine/content host. However, it changes constantly, so I’ve gathered a list of my favorites resources here. You can also get email updates with the latest tools and resources here.
MANAGING YOUR CHANNEL
SEO Basics/Tagging, Titling, Description (YouTube)
Video Thumbnails (YouTube)
In-Video Programming (ReelSEO)
Featuring Channels & Cross-Promotion (YouTube)
Creating a Playlist (YouTube)
How to use YouTube Annotations (YouTube)
ANALYTICS TOOLS (Free)
Syncing YouTube and Google+ (YouTube)
How To Use YouTube Insights (ReelSEO)
Channel Statistics (VidstatsX)
Channel Statistics (SocialBlade)
Top Viral Ads Chart (Unruly Media)
Video Shares, Tags, & Stats (VidIQ Chrome Extension)
Channel Level Stats (Channel Meter)
YOUTUBE MCN’S (Multi – Channel Networks)
Collective Digital Studio
Discovery Digital Media
My Damn Channel
If there’s a resource you think I should add to the list, please email me or leave a comment below. Also, get updates with the latest tools here.