YouTube is a very powerful high page ranked Social Media Traffic generating site. It’s also the first place that people go to checkout the latest celebrity news, watch a how-to video, or listen to their favorite songs. Due to its extremely viral nature, YouTube is a wonderful marketing tool that's user friendly for newbie auctioneers and veterans alike. Here are the steps that you should follow to generate lots of online traffic and get the word out about your AWESOME ebay auctions.....
It's a fact that millions if not gazillions of people are uploading, watching, downloading, or linking to YouTube videos every single minute of the day. Creating your first video is super simple and if you are still having trouble, you can always check it out by using the YouTube Channel video views search engine.
If you already have a website and a ebay store then a YouTube account would certainly benefit you. You can take advantage of its free video views and sharing network of people to help you rank high in the Google search engine marketing your product by keywords. Just imagine how much traffic your ebay auctions would generate through making your own videos. There is no better way to advertise to millions of people for free than with YouTube. Using this service, you can maximize all Facebook, Twitter, and SEO marketing efforts. Here’s how you can use YouTube more effectively:
Step 1: Research your niche and create videos that market to the exclusively
Deciding on what kind of video you will be creating depends on what kind of target audience you intend to create the video for. Colorful and interactive videos would work best for teenagers or college students. A more classic presentation will suit the professional and working market.
The idea is to create a video that will attract your target market. Make sure that your video’s message
is clear and concise. Make sure that your clip won’t play for more than 5 minutes.
Create an impact with your message. Try to shock and move people out of their comfort zone. Make them curious about your product, business or service and make them want to buy what you selling through the content of your video.
Make sure that you are clearly identifying yourself (seller name/ebay store) in the video. It should contain your logo or your company name. This is a way to make sure that your message won’t be lost to the viewers. Take your time in creating your video. Make sure that the finished product will send the message that you want to convey.
Step 2: Upload your video on all the Social Media Networks
Strategically placing your videos on YouTube and other Social Media Networks will raise people’s interest and get them to watch your video. Making it a top most-watched video fast! Chances are your video will appear on YouTubes’s home page, generating more possible interest. This is where you see viral marketing start to work it's magic. Your videos will be watched and passed on by more and more people.
Step 3: Create a link to your ebay auction
Remember that the purpose of your video is to attract more people to visit your auction listing. However, a direct sales pitch from a video is frowned upon by YouTube and the ebay community, so no shameless plugs. This will avoid your video from being flagged as SPAM and then deleted (yet still being able to make a subtle advertisement), put a teaser trailer at the end of the video to make them want to see more and click through to your ebay auction. Don't forget to add your Seller Name on the trailer and make sure the person watching it would know whom to associate the video with.