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A Few Suggestions on Video Seeding for Effective Advertising Campaign

Video seeding is a process that can be utilized effectively for advertising the services, products that your company offer, through blogs, video contents and social media. The process of being on the popular video websites like Dailymotion, Vimeo, YouTube, Libero Video and Metacafe depend largely on the site marketing, social networking and word of mouth procedures of marketing.

Social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin and YouTube help in sharing of videos. Videos shared by internet users are called ‘social videos’ while the a bunch of them that become immensely popular among internet users and get shared very frequently are called ‘viral’. This procedure of video seeding or video sharing helps a lot in reaching out to a large number of people with your product.


Many new business owners have the notion that they can get their content posted to any of the social media sites and wait till their video get popular. Every new business owner should remember that it is his business campaign and he should work hard on the advertising and promotional procedures. A few suggestions on the process can make your business work really well.


Video seeding works well with well-optimized videos. No matter which site you choose for posting the videos, they must be optimized properly. Optimizing the videos for SEO helps to get more views. There are certain points that should be kept in mind while optimizing such videos. They should go with an interesting Title, keywords, descriptions and last but not the least pleasing thumbnails that attract most of the major search engines. Some of the best keyword tools must be used to find out the most effective keywords that go well with the content of the uploaded videos.


Submit your videos to some of the most popular bookmarking sites like, Reddit, Digg and StumbleUpon. These websites help you to get more traffic from the very moment a campaign is launched. Backlinks on the videos help to achieve good page ranks on Google, Bing and Yahoo. This is the way how a video gets fast indexing. Quality links optimize the videos with inbound links and higher ranks on search engines. ‘Likes’ and ‘shares’ are the new promotional tools. Social bookmarking sites promote video contents through Google +1’s, Facebook Likes, Votes, Views, Tweets, Retweets, Recommends, etc. Google likes contents that have been widely recommended to the social media users.


Organic or manual seeding and social marketing boost the number of content-views in a big way. Social advertising is a powerful tool for reaching out to a targeted group of viewers. This process is done through posting videos on You Tube, Facebook, etc. Apart from that a paid campaign can also be initiated with the help of pre-roll, native placements and rich media banner. Such campaigns are designed to target viewers based on their sex, age, location and area of interest.


Do not send all your videos to the blogger list. You have to become a good selector to judge what should go to the chosen blog topic. This makes it easier for the viewers to understand the content of the video properly. There is no point always offering videos from your own archive. Video contents should always be selected on the basis of its relevance, be it from your personal stock or from a variety of other sources. Your aim should be to prove yourself as a credible source of information and not as a self-promoter. This will help you get the most of your video seeding procedures.

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Sudeep Banerjee

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Sudeep Banerjee is the Founder & President of B3NET Inc., the leading Orange County Web Development firm, since 1999 in California. He is a forward thinking leader with expertise in Digital Marketing, Web Design and Mobile Application Development and Amazon Sales Consulting. He is an author, speaker and a consultant with 28 years of experience. He loves to play Basketball and Golf.