My success on YouTube in receipt of real views
Once I became interested in service of YouTube and wanted to become successful and to have many real active subscribers, High Retention YouTube Views and likes on my videos. My YouTube the channel specializes in journalistic investigations and courageous revelations. A number of the thought-over strategy and optimization of the channel helped authors to increase quantity and time of views and to expand base of active subscribers.
Increase in audience due to promotion of video on other websites
Having loaded several tens of videos, my YouTube the channel for the first time achieved outstanding success in May, 2012 thanks to two movies: Suicide Forest in Japan and The World’s Scariest Drug. These videos were one of the longest on YouTube the channel (more than 20 minutes), and the average time of real YouTube views by one viewer exceeded 12 minutes.
At the heart of the strategy of my channel on YouTube - creation of fascinating content. However promotion of video on other websites - first of all in Facebook helps to achieve success also. For example, two videos mentioned above in the first two days after loading appeared on reddit.com and as a result received more than 100 000 real High Retention YouTube views.
For a start I bought real views and likes for my YouTube channel and I have received first several thousands views fast. Real views have given a good impetus and new followers have begun to subscribe. Content appeared also on other websites instantly, the audience began to share actively it in Facebook. The external traffic attracted with these videos allowed to increase also the number of real YouTube views of other content thanks to links to similar videos. Content of my channel at YouTube is still present at top blogs and the websites, providing fixed inflow of new true subscribers.
Emergence on the homepage of YouTube thanks to optimization of badges
Today First Animal to Survive in Space placed in September, 2012 became the most successful video on my channel. It has very bright and intriguing badge.
Promotion algorithms on YouTube consider many factors, but to achieve the maximum success and to receive more real views and likes, need to supply cool content with attractive metadata.
In this case video appeared on the homepage of YouTube and for the first week after placement received millions YouTube views. However the beginning as at many again loaded rollers, was modest. In the first four days it was looked by generally these followers of the channel. And here useful was a base of YouTube subscribers including at that time 225 thousand users. After these views of video appeared on pages of the overview. Thus, thanks to extremely effective badge and an internal traffic this video not only made success at subscribers, but also it was recommended to all visitors on the homepage of YouTube.
This achievement was of great importance for audience accumulation of the channel. Within a month, while video was posted on the homepage, the number of subscribers increased by 100 thousand, and the number of real YouTube views grew to 3 million a week. It proves importance of an icon of video for its promotion once again.
Use of topics of the day for expansion of audience
In March, 2013, in the middle of the debate about control of traffic in weapons in the USA when search queries on this subject were very frequent, on my YouTube channel video 3D Printed Guns appeared. The request of "gun control" was popular for several months, and the next splash happened in search of YouTube after March 24, 2013 when this video was posted. Then the request came to the 39th place in the Google Trends index. From the very beginning the majority of viewings came from external sources: in the first three days of 35% of viewings fell on the built-in players [The report of YouTube Analytics on traffic sources]. In this video very burning topic, as a result number of those who shared it was touched, it was 73% more, than at other videos on my YouTube the channel [The best 200 videos on YouTube channel, March-April, 2013].
Summary: clever strategy for the clever channel
At the heart of success of my channel on YouTube - fascinating content. Authors are concentrated on they best of all manage what - on documentaries. Fine indicators of time of viewing of their hits prove that long videos can make success on YouTube.
The good start and optimization of content (promotion on other websites, matching of badges, topics of the day) allowed YouTube channel to use success of separate videos for extension of the captive audience.