With more than 500 hours of content uploaded every minute, YouTube is a crowded space. The key to successful YouTube marketing is to create high-quality, engaging video content and embrace the power of a paid strategy for faster results. Here are the top 10 video types that work like magic:
- Social media videos (e.g., YouTube Shorts, Stories, and Community posts).
- How-to videos and/or explainer videos.
- Branded stories (e.g., short films, series, and/or documentaries).
- Interviews with influencers and/or subject matter experts.
- Thought-leadership videos with company leaders.
- Stories about your organization.
- Customer testimonials, case studies, and/or success stories.
- Product demonstrations, either animated or actual.
- External training videos and/or formal education on topics.
- Livestreaming videos (e.g., YouTube Live and Premieres).
Check out SEJ’s guide to YouTube marketing for more tips.