Video SEO

The purpose of this training document it to show you the steps to SEO a video on YouTube. Each step will contain written instructions a long with a video. If you have any questions let me know.

Step 1: Choose a location page

Choose a location page located below. A location page will only be used one time.

Locations Pages

Step 2: Download a video & script

Below this paragraph you will see a dropbox link. The dropbox link will contain videos that we are using to upload to YouTube. A video will only be used one time.

Download a video from the dropbox link and rename the file to the title of the location page you selected.

For example if you selected the “Ajax” location page, the title of that page is “Animated Video Production in Ajax“, you would rename the video file to “Animated Video Production in Ajax

Download the video script as well.

Step 3: Create YouTube video thumbnail

  1. Go to Canva and log in with:
    Email: videoseo@epicvideofactory.com
    Password: Beta101!
  2. Click on “Epic Video Factory” on the left hand side.
  3. Under “Designs” click on “YouTube Thumbnail”
  4. Edit the title of the first slide to the title of the location page. For example “Animated Video Production in Ajax”
  5. Change the image to a different illustrated character. Click on “Elements” on the left and then search for a quirky illustrated character.
  6. Save the image to your computer. Click “Download” on the top right and rename the file to the title of the location page. For example “Animated Video Production in Ajax”

Step 4: Create video file with call to action and end credits

  1. Go to Canva and log in with:
    Email: videoseo@epicvideofactory.com
    Password: Beta101!
  2. Click on “Epic Video Factory” on the left hand side.
  3. Under “Designs” click on “End Credits”
  4. Click on Uploads on the left hand side then upload image or video and upload the video you selected earlier.
  5. Drag the video into the first page of the design and resize it to fit the page.
  6. Save the video to your computer. Click “Download” on the top right and rename the file to the title of the location page. For example “Animated Video Production in Ajax”

Step 5: Create caption file

  1. Go to Rev and log in with:
    Email: videoseo@epicvideofactory.com
    Password: Beta101!
  2. Click on “English Captions”
  3. Click on “Get Started”
  4. Upload the video file you downloaded earlier.
  5. Click on “Checkout”
  6. Click on “Order Captions”
  7. Click on “Add a Script” and upload the script you downloaded earlier.
  8. Under “Notify Team Members” click on “Add Recipients” and input your email if you want to be notified when the order is completed.
  9. Download the file when completed.
  10. Rename the file to the title of the location page.

Step 5: Add call to action thumbnail to the end of the video.

  1. Go to Clip Champ and log in with:
    Email: videoseo@epicvideofactory.com
    Password: Beta101!
  2. Click “Create a video” in the top left.
  3. Choose “16:9”
  4. Change the project name to the title of the location page. For example “Animated Video Production in Ajax”
  5. Click on “Add Media” and then “Browse my files” and upload the video you downloaded earlier.
  6. Upload the call to action thumbnail as well.
  7. Drag the video you just uploaded to the timeline
  8. Drag the thumbnail you uploaded to the end of the video in the timeline.
  9. Add a cross fade transition between the video and the thumbnail.
  10. Click “Export” in the top right, choose 720p as your resolution and hit continue.
  11. When the export is completed click on “Upload to YouTube”

Step 6: Modify title and description on YouTube.

  1. Go to YouTube.com and login with: Email: epicvideofactor-2290@pages.plusgoogle.com Password: Beta101!
  2. In the top right hand corner click on the Epic Video Factory logo and then YouTube Studio.
  3. On the left hand side click on “Videos” and then hover over the video you just uploaded and click on the pencil icon to edit it.
  4. The title of the video should be keyword + | Epic Video Factory for example: Animated Video Production in Ajax | Epic Video Factory
  5. The Description of the Video should consist of the following:

Link back to location page, ex: https://epicvideofactory.com/locations/ajax/

Copy the text beside the video on the location page, ex:

Epic Video Factory has some of the best animated video production in Ajax services in the industry. If you’re looking for a way to engage prospects, video stands above your other choices. It’s a personable method to provide information on how you got started.

Explainer videos are an excellent way to show them how your product works. These are also an excellent tool to put a face to your company culture. We customize the video products that we make for you. That means there are different varieties and categories to choose from.

Social Media Video?

It doesn’t matter whether you want a social media video or an educational one. Epic Video Factory produces professional results with our animated video production Ajax team. We offer a free quote to get you started. Take a few minutes to look over the portfolio of literally hundreds of stories we’ve told for businesses in the Ajax area.

Once you do, you’re certain to join the ranks of our satisfied clientele. We take care of everything for you. Our process gathers all the necessary ingredients. Take a few minutes and look over just some of the client testimonials we have.

Add text:

► If you need an awesome explainer video checkout: https://epicvideofactory.com

►Find me on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/epicvideofactory/

Link to another video on my channel, and include the videos title keyword ex:

Animated Video Production Companies: https://youtu.be/4QSe9vtdWMI

Add 3 Hashtags at the bottom.

#Explainer Video Production #Digital Marketing #Animated Video Production

Step 7: Modify video details.

  1. Upload video thumbnail, make sure you rename it to the location page keyword before uploading. For example: Animated Video Production in Ajax.jpg
  2. Under Audience select “Yes this video is made for kids”
  3. Under tags include the video keyword + 5 other keywords selected from this list.
  4. Under Playlists select “Corporate Video Production” and “Portfolio”
  5. Click on “More Options”
  6. Under Video Location enter the location of the video, for example: Animated Video Production in Ajax would be Ajax, Ontario, Canada.
  7. Under Video Language select “English (Canada)” if the location you are targeting is Canada or “English United States” if the location you are targeting is in the United States.
  8. Upload the Subtitles/Captions file, make sure you rename the file to the keyword before uploading it. Select “with timings”
  9. Click on “Basic” near the top and then under “Visibility” change the status from “Private” to “Public”
  10. SAVE CHANGES

Step 8: Market Video

  1. Go to fiverr.com and login with:

    Email: videoseo@epicvideofactory.com
    Password: Beta101!
  2. Click on this link to bring you to the Video SEO gigs list. 
  3. Order each gig once at the Basic level and provide the necessary information.