YouTube Creator Playbook and Guides
Do you have a copy of the YouTube Creator Playbook yet? If you’re a YouTube content creator and you want to improve your production as well as build larger audiences, you need to have this YouTube “bible” on hand at all times. This free eBook summarizes best practices for creating unique and watchable content, as well as audience building strategies. The Playbook provides:
- All the basics including metadata, thumbnails, playlists, and channel pages
- Tips for increasing views on your videos and channels
- How to read your YouTube Analytics
- Cross-promoting with other content creators
- Advice on building your audience and engagement
Download the YouTube Creator Playbook here.
Besides the Playbook, YouTube regularly releases Playbook Guides for specific industries including Sports, Music, Nonprofits, Media Companies, as well as an EDU Guide just launched last week. These supplementary Guides are intended to be used in conjunction with the Playbook. Focusing on strategies which are specific to your sector, YouTube expands on points which are valuable for your content type.
If you’re an education content creator, or you’re interested in producing instructional videos in your niche, you’ll want to check out the just-released YouTube Playbook Guide for Education.
By Karen Young Chester, Social Media and Marketing Strategist for BroadbandTV. Tweet her @karenychester or @viso or email at socialmedia[at]broadbandtvcorp.com.