There is no question about why exactly, as a future vlogger, you would choose YouTube as a platform. YouTube reaches around 1 billion people all around the globe and the platform is the second website which is used as a search engine.
Imagine that! When people can’t find anything on Google, they just type it in on YouTube. Some even prefer to do it before ever going to Google.
Everybody knows YouTube to be a very easy and, most of all, free place to reach the most amount of people. However, due to the accessibility of this platform, YouTube is already swarmed with content. 100 Hours of content is uploaded every minute.
We will help you with the basics as to how you can differ yourselves from all the rest and reach your viewers-to-be!
- Planning is everything
Make sure, before you even begin to sign-up to YouTube that you know exactly what you want to do. What are your interests? What do you want to show your viewers? Think of what exactly the message is you want to convey; this will help you by staying consistent throughout.
- Algorithm loves regular uploads
Due to YouTube inbuilt algorithm, you will reach your target group in a faster pace if you keep your pace of uploading videos steady throughout your time on YouTube.
- Quality is Quantity
It, almost, goes without saying that high definition on your videos will engage your viewers more. Viewers tend to switch to other videos, containing the same content, easier when the quality isn’t the best it can be. So, make sure you got the right equipment for creating videos, and that you upload the video in the best quality unto YouTube.
- Create the conversation
Engage your viewers with your content. In your videos, ask them about what they think, talk about previous comments. This way, the viewers will feel ‘special’. You, as a vlogger, can break through the fourth wall and engage your viewers in your content. Let them decide what you’ll do next, they are the ones who are watching, they have the power.
Why not get extra easy viewers by co-creating a video with one of the vlogger’s experts on YouTube? Their viewers will check out your page and you are able to get insights into the market which you probably didn’t know of. Win-Win!