Digital marketing extraordinaire with a mission to change the world one word at a time! Success in the digital world is defined by the ability to grab and retain the attention of the relevant audience. My journey to collect and democratize the skills necessary for digital success has reached its pinnacle with Genius Talk, a talk show where I interview genius minds from the world of videos and transfer some of their amazing knowledge to the world!
“How can I grow my YouTube channel”, this is a question that lingers in the mind of every YouTuber. It doesn’t matter if you are just starting out or you already have a huge following, there are always a few ways to improve.
In this episode of Animaker Genius Talk, we pick the brains of successful YouTuber and Live streamer Nick Nimmin to find out the answer to the existential question of the YouTube world, “How to grow my YouTube channel?”.
Nick is a successful YouTuber and live streamer with a YouTube channel that has over 250,000 subscribers. He specializes in creating content that helps other YouTubers make better videos! YouTubers from across the globe join his weekly live stream, “Nimmin Live” to learn amazing tips and engage with fellow content creators!
YouTube definitely without question is a long game (7:17)
Basically, the algorithm is judging us on our watch time per impression (13:50)
If a user goes deeper into YouTube from your video, that video that they go deeper from is more likely to get promoted to other users elsewhere on the platform (15:26)
The idea is how long can you keep people on your channel! (15:41)
Questions on the Show
How did you get into YouTube live? (8:16)
In this crowded YouTube world, do you really believe it’s too late to start your own YouTube channel now? (11:02)
How would you grow a YouTube channel that’s starting out today? (13:05)
Justin Brown is a successful YouTuber whose channel Primal Videos is focused on helping other YouTubers and video creators improve their video content. His channel has recently crossed the 170,000 subscribers and is growing rapidly into one of internet’s most trusted resource for video tips.
In this episode of Animaker Genius Talk, we pick the brains of Justin Brown to find out his secret tips for YouTube success!
For anyone looking to start on YouTube, start with the gear you have. (8:11)
the most important part in the video is the content itself. (8:45)
treat YouTube as a search engine this is the most important thing. (10:08)
Tell us how your journey as a successful YouTuber started? (1:03)
you work with a lot of extreme sports athletes right so how did that experience actually work out? (2:19)
Supposing you review a product and tell that it’s really great and the product tanks in the market or vice versa you don’t you give a bit of a negative review for a product and it goes on to become a viral hit in the market how do you handle such a situation? (5:12)
Picking the Genius Brain
How do you think YouTube can help small businesses in growing their business? (9:50)
Three biggest mistakes that budding YouTubers are making in
editing their videos. (12:00)
how do you believe collaborations can help you and how do you utilize these collaborations to
grow your channel? (14:33)
how did he go and afford all of the products that you were reviewing? (17:27)
Inside the Genius Mind
Who is one youtuber who you believe has great content but can do better on the video
style front? (19:02)
Which do you think weighs more content versus video quality? (20:09)
How do you create content that reaches everybody who is away from your geographical location? (22:07)
What is one message for the Animaker community who is watching the video right now? (23:40)
Promoting your videos on Instagram can really help get the traction that they deserve. Instagram is one of the most visual social media platforms available today!
But how can you leverage the power of Instagram to promote your content?
In the latest episode of Animaker Genius Talk, we interview social media behavior expert Jasmine Star to find out her secret tips to promoting video content on Instagram.
Jasmine Star is an Instagram expert who is helping Entrepreneurs and business owners build their business and influence using Instagram and other social platforms.
Now, Instagram I feel is perfectly suited for promoting your video content in a way it wasn’t before (6:16)
Videos in perpetuity will always do better on YouTube (14:13)
If nobody is knocking on your door you should go knock on other people’s doors on Instagram (20:36)
slow growth is good growth and a sustaining growth (22:36)
Tell us Jasmine, how you went from a full scholarship law student into a professional photographer and then into a social media influencer? (1:15)
Tell us the idea and thought process behind social curator (3:24)
What is the thought process and the vision you have for your personal brand and what do you wish to achieve with this brand? (5:09)
How do we promote our video content on Instagram? (6:13)
3 biggest mistakes that business owners are doing on Instagram (10:34)
For your video content, which content platform would you prefer? IGTV vs YouTube! (11:58)
Instagram Stories: How can businesses use Instagram Stories to build their business? (14:33)
Inside the Genius Mind
If you are just starting out on Instagram today, How will you go about finding your niche and the right audience? (16:07)
3 simple hacks that YouTubers can use to promote their YouTube channel on Instagram? (17:52)
You seem to be emphasizing a lot on having the perfect bio in Instagram for the sake of our audience today, can you tell us why you think this is one of the most important features of Instagram? (18:50)
How do you think business owners can leverage direct messages on Instagram to build their business? (20:14)
What is one piece of advice that you would like to give to all aspiring content creators who are starting out now? (21:35)
Promoting your videos on Facebook is one of the smartest ways to amplify the reach of your content.
But in the highly competitive and crowded Facebook world how can you get people to see your videos?
Check out this week’s episode of Animaker Genius Talk where we pick the brains of the Queen of Facebook Mari Smith to find out her secrets to Facebook Video Marketing.
Mari Smith is one of the world’s leading Facebook marketing expert. She is rightly called the “Queen of Facebook” and has helped thousands of small and large companies build their audience on Facebook.
Smart marketers are riding the wave and are right in there creating great video content. – 6:33
Organic reach is so 2012. – 13:37
If you get more than 6% organic reach on your page you are an anomaly. – 14:50
Share with us your journey of being just a simple Facebook user back in 2007 to being crowned the “the queen of Facebook”. – 1:06
There are a lot of Facebook gurus who are teaching businesses how to be effective on Facebook, but Facebook themselves reached out to you to help train business! That’s amazing! Tell us how that happened!? – 2:35
Picking the genius brain
Do you truly believe videos are the future of marketing? – 5:24
3 biggest mistakes Businesses are making on Facebook today – 7:38
How can businesses leverage Facebook watch as a means to promote their business? – 10:59
Is organic reach on Facebook dead? – 13:17
Is Facebook unintentionally becoming its own villain? – 15:34
Inside the genius mind
If you are starting out on FB today what the three things you would do to promote your videos and get maximum views! – 18:19
Your favorite Facebook feature that you would like for entrepreneurs and business owners utilize more? – 18:43
Do you believe Facebook watch will win against its mammoth competitors that include YouTube and Netflix? – 19:19
Do you still believe the competition between Facebook and YouTube is going to be that fierce? – 20:37