In episode 121 of the weekly Hump Day Hangouts by Semantic Mastery, one viewer asked for some effective strategies for ranking a video optimized for a single keyword branded term. The exact question was: So I have a single keyword branded term a video used to rank for. For years. It completely dropped off but the video still ranks for the branded term + location or the branded terms +apartments , etc. I added some video seo Mojo and the 2+ word terms ranked higher. Added 5 high authority SAPE links and those keywords ranked even higher. Still not ranking ... Read more
In episode 121 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked whether adding links to similar videos and Google documents in the description of a video will help it rank. The exact question was: Hi Guys, I have a question about ranking videos and links. I’ve seen a strategy where you create say 300 unique videos, optimize them and create a playlist. In the description of each video there is a link to the previous video and unique Google shortened link all pointing to a Google Doc. In the Doc there is one anchor text link pointing to a ... Read more
In episode 112 of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked if it is okay to place your logo on top of the creator’s logo for videos with Creative Commons (CC) license in YouTube. The exact question was: Hey guys, hope you are enjoying the holidays… This is a question about the Local Kingpin video about using Creative Commons videos for your YouTube channel… I understand these videos are free to use and modify, but I noticed that some of the CC videos look very professional had their company logo in the lower corner of the video. I ... Read more
In episode 112 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked whether to create a separate video for each easy-to-rank keyword from Buddy VIP or create only 1 or 2 high-quality videos for all of them. The exact question was: Also I just started using Buddy VIP. If Buddy shows 15 closely related phrases that can all rank easily, (Ex: sofas for large people, sofas for an overweight person, large sofas for big guys). Would you create 15 separate videos or instead create only 1 or 2 high quality videos and optimize them for all related phrases?
Click on the video above to watch Episode 112 of the Semantic Mastery Hump Day Hangouts. Full timestamps with topics and times can be found at the link above. The latest upcoming free SEO Q&A Hump Day Hangout can be found at https://semanticmastery.com/humpday. Announcement Adam: All right. Hey, everybody. Welcome to episode 112 of Hump Day Hangouts. Today is the last Hump Day Hangout for 2016 as we get ready to move into 2017. We got the whole crew here, so we’ll just go down the list here, and at least to the way I see it. Chris, ... Read more
In the 110th episode of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked how to rank a video back to the first search results page. The exact question was: Hi Brad and Team, I have a video that was on page 1 of Google for about 140 searches per month term and then it dropped to page 2 about 3 months ago. I tried embeds, links, adwords for videos, social signals, etc etc. Waited for about another month and the video will not move back to the first page. Any advice on how to get that video back to ... Read more
In episode 110 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked if it’s okay to manually link to the blog posts in the YouTube Google video profile that ranks higher than the brand page. The exact question was: There is a diagram on the IFTTT Facebook page that makes this a much simpler question. (Ha) 1. Had DFY network built for YT for a church Thus, I have a Google branded page for non-profit client (Milestone Church) that syndicates their YT along with a corresponding profile (persona’d as Pastor Jeff Little) 2. There is also a separate RSS blog ... Read more
In episode 90 of Semantic Mastery’s weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked if it’s possible to boost a video’s ranking when upgrading to YouTube Red account. The exact question was: Will having a Youtube RED upgrade, help give my account a boost and rank a video faster?
In episode 84 of our weekly Hump Day Hangouts, one participant asked if you should separate prospect videos and client videos in an IFTTT network. The exact question was: Hi Guys, For IFTTT Youtube syndication, my partner and I were wanting to do prospecting videos and client videos. My question is, for best practice should they be on separate networks or can a channel be safely mixed? If so, how should it be structured for maximum effect so the two purposes are best served??
Click on the video above to watch Episode 84 of the Semantic Mastery Hump Day Hangouts. Full timestamps with topics and times can be found at the link above. The latest upcoming free SEO Q&A Hump Day Hangout can be found at https://semanticmastery.com/humpday. Announcement Bradley: play the music [inaudible 00:00:01]. Adam: There’s the intro for the day. Hey, everybody welcome to Humpday Hangouts, this is episode eighty-four, and today is the fifteenth of June. Chris, already gave his thoughts, but we’ll go back to him, anyways, what’s up Chris? Chris: Excellent. Great to be here. Adam: Good ... Read more