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Webinar Rundown: Top 5 Video Commerce and Performance Expectations for a Flawless Holiday Season


Webinar Rundown: Top 5 Video Commerce and Performance Expectations for a Flawless Holiday Season

Early this August, Liveclicker’s Simon Mutlu and EdgeCast Networks‘ Dan Franklin teamed up to present a webinar on what to expect this holiday season when it comes to video commerce and site performance trends.  Below is a quick rundown of the top 5 expectations:

Top 5 Expectations for a Flawless Holiday Season  

1.  E-commerce videos will become more effective during the holiday season

An e-commerce site naturally accrues higher levels of traffic and revenue during the holiday season.  It takes less video plays to convert shoppers into buyers, and conversion rates are 25% higher because most shoppers are visiting …

9 YouTube video SEO Tips and tricks for better ranking


9 YouTube video SEO Tips and tricks for better ranking

As a follow-up to last week’s post on video SEO, this week we take a deep dive into how to optimize your videos for YouTube. It goes without saying that every e-commerce site should be on YouTube. As the second largest search engine after Google, the site is visited by over 800 million unique users every month.

How do you maximize your presence on YouTube? Read on for 9 YouTube video SEO tips from Mark Robertson, founder and publisher of ReelSEO, pulled from May’s webinar by video commerce solutions provider, Liveclicker.

YouTube ranking factors include …

8 Best Practices for Boosting Video SEO


8 Best Practices for Boosting Video SEO

Search is evolving at such a rapid clip that it is even difficult for SEO experts to keep up with the pace. According to SEOMoz, Google changes its search algorithm up to 500 – 600 times each year.

One of the biggest changes we’ve seen recently is the incorporation of social elements into search results. Social factors have always supported SEO in an indirect way, in that if you have good content, people want to share it and link to it. However, in December 2011 Google confirmed that it was using social signals such as likes, retweets and +1s …

12 Video SEO Tips for E-Commerce Website Product Pages


12 Video SEO Tips for E-Commerce Website Product Pages

Online retailers are responding to audience demand for more product videos.  The number of videos deployed by these retailers on both their websites and video sharing sites has tremendously increased from last year. Yet while a lot of e-commerce business depends on product page SEO, very few retailers are taking advantage of the huge opportunity of optimizing their videos on their Websites for search results. Here I talk about the many advantages for retailers and e-commerce enterprises with doing Website Video SEO for their product pages, and 12 of my top tips for what every retailer can, and should, do!…

Top Ten Video Commerce Predictions for 2011


Top Ten Video Commerce Predictions for 2011 It’s that time of year, folks. Time to get the 2011 predictions rolling.  Last year, we resisted the temptation to roll out predictions for 2010, but for nostalgia’s sake you might want to read through our Top 10 List for 2009.

10.  Video SEO will soldier on as a prominent theme in video commerce. In 2011,  more brands will realize the value of video sitemaps and other video SEO techniques to drive traffic.  Retailers from Overstock.com to Bed Bath & Beyond, eBags and many others began to realize the SEO value of video in 2010.  I suspect in 2010 we’ll …

Getting smart with video distribution: video SEO & video sharing services


Getting smart with video distribution: video SEO & video sharing services

For some time we’ve touted the merits of video distribution in video commerce.  I believe video distribution is more important now than ever for e-commerce merchants.  Unfortunately, I also think most online retailers misunderstand video distribution and therefore are at risk of implementing poor video distribution strategies.

Why distribute e-commerce video?

Video distribution is important because it enables retailers to multiply the effectiveness of video assets without additional investment in video production.  I often tell e-commerce merchants, “a video on the product page and the product page alone is a terrible waste of revenue potential.”

Over the last year and …

Using video SEO to get online video discovered: a video commerce perspective


Using video SEO to get online video discovered: a video commerce perspective

Earlier today, I finally got a chance to watch a presentation co-delivered by ReelSEO Founder Mark Robertson on the subject of video SEO.  The presentation was originally delivered on July 30, 2009, and I’m sorry I missed it.  The amount of relevant, insightful information pertaining to the state of video and SEO you’ll find here is the single best amalgamation I’ve seen on the topic to date.  Browse the PPT below, and follow on with commentary as the findings pertain specifically to the video commerce industry:

- Search engines today still rely primarily on video metadata to classify and display …

Top Ten Video Commerce Predictions for 2009


Top Ten Video Commerce Predictions for 2009

What kind of a video commerce industry blog would this be without a “Top 10″ List of Predictions for the New Year?  We won’t know – at least not this year!  It’s time to share our list of predictions for the video commerce industry in 2009.

10.  Online merchandising video dominates the focus of video commerce throughout 2009. Enough e-commerce sites are seeing measurable revenue growth from merchandising video on-site that existing and new entrants in the video commerce space will continue focusing the bulk of their video production and acquisition resources on this specific type of online video.  Online …

Improve SEO with Online Video


Improve SEO with Online Video

Part 2: Video Commerce – Don’t Forget the Commerce Part!

Using video search engine optimization (SEO) to drive more customers to your web site.

As I sat down to write Part II in this series of blog posts on using video for e-commerce, I was quite surprised to find such a wealth of knowledge already on the Internet focused on best practices for implementing video SEO.  So, rather than introducing any “groundbreaking” video SEO techniques in this post, I will attempt to distill some of the top-level best practices already out there into an easily digestible format, link you to …

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