Category Archives: YouTube

Planning Social Media Strategy? Not Without Asking Yourself These 17 Questions

17 Essential Questions for Planning Social Media Content Strategy17 Essential Questions Digital Marketers Must Ask Themselves When Planning Social Media Content The marketing industry has changed significantly with social media, and now it’s increasingly important to have a social media presence for any brand. But social media for business isn’t something you can...

Posted in Advertising, Digital Marketing, Digital Marketing, Facebook, Social Media, Social Media Optimization (SMO), Strategy, Tumblr, Twitter, Twitter Advertising, Viral, YouTube

Encouraging Employees to Use Cell Phones

Employees cell phones at workShould Employees Use Cell Phones at Work? Immediately this does seem to go against everything employers have been telling their employees for years. Should employees use cell phones at work? Shouts of “Put away your phone!” have echoed across kitchen restaurants, winery tasting bars, and even...

Posted in Business, Email Marketing, Facebook, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, Social Media, Strategy, Tips, Twitter, Vine, YouTube

How To Create Engaging Social Media Posts The Easy Way

Engaging Social Media Post - VPDMEngaging Social Media Posts Aren’t Easy To Create As social media marketers, we’ve all been there. It is time to schedule a post, and your mind draws a blank. How do I make this post engaging? How do I make it click worthy? Am I...

Posted in Digital Marketing, Facebook, Google+, Infographics, Pinterest, Recommended, Social Media, Social Media Optimization (SMO), Tips, Top, Twitter, YouTube

Brand’s Can Now Make a Facebook Video Playlist Just Like on YouTube

Facebook adds video channels and playlists like YouTubeFacebook declares war on video engagement by introducing video channels, view counts, and playlists for Pages. Elsewhere, many YouTubers are now thinking about making a return to Facebook! Facebook to YouTube: “It’s ON!” Sh*t just got real in the digital war for user engagement. Facebook...

Posted in Facebook, Social Media, YouTube

Prediction: Facebook Overtakes YouTube in 2015

Facebook overtakes YouTube - VPDM Digital St. Catharines Niagara FallsLive From Your Twitter Feed, Facebook Overtakes YouTube The rumours could be true. Facebook overtakes YouTube. But before we get into that, let me ask you this: did you spend most of 2014 being frustrated at your company’s declining organic reach on Facebook? If so,...

Posted in Content Marketing, Facebook, Recommended, Social Media, YouTube

Secrets of the YouTube Search Algorithm

SEO Secrets of the YouTube Search Algorithm by VPDM DigitalThe Secret YouTube Search Algorithm This is not something I’ve read much about nor have I written much about – the YouTube search algorithm. However, there’s been a ton of talk about the “other algorithms” lately. The Google search algorithm with its many recent changes...

Posted in Content Marketing, Digital Marketing, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Social Media, Social Search, YouTube

5 Facts About Popular Social Media Platforms To ReThink Your Strategy

social media platforms - five factsHow Much Do You Know Your Favourite Social Media Platform? Social media has certainly spirited the digital revolution we’re living through. Many people spend more time on Facebook than they do with their family.  Facts from an article in The Washington Post say teenagers today spend...

Posted in Content Marketing, Digital Marketing, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Social Media, Twitter, YouTube

New Feature, New Change To Gmail. Anyone Can Email You

Change to Gmail may bring you more spam.A Significant Change To Gmail Google has started their new year off just as they ended last year – by making changes to its major products. This one actually has some sort of useful practicality associated with it. Yesterday, Google made a significant change to...

Posted in Digital Marketing, Google Search, Google+, Privacy, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), YouTube

50 Content Marketing Predictions and Trends for 2014

Content Marketing Predictions 2014What’s Trending in Content Marketing? Last week the Content Marketing Institute (CMI) published their annual 50 Content Marketing Predictions for 2014. They have presented this in a compact Slideshare deck, which Danny Brown originally shared last Sunday in his awesome weekly Sunday Share. Content Marketing,...

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YouTube Music Awards – A Lesson In Chaos

YouTube Music Awards Show 2013The YouTube Music Awards – The First Ever This sounded like an awesome idea from the beginning. To me anyway. I mean first off this has never been done before. The YouTube Music Awards? Secondly, wow is the world’s second largest search engine and probably...

Posted in Content Marketing, Digital Marketing, Music, Music Marketing, YouTube