Every day a total of 1 billion hours are spent by people collectively to watch YouTube. It is equivalent of every human watching 8.4 minutes of YouTube videos every day. Now with such popularity, YouTube channels with similar genre or subjects tend to have extremely high competition, while the endless library supplying video content does need to have viewers to it. Now you must find a way to stand out or your hard work will not bear any fruits.
There are few ways to ensure greater number of YouTube Subscribers to your channel. Which has to be done in a calculative manner.
- Clean Up YouTube Channel: First remove all the irrelevant videos from your channel and only keep the videos that match with the genre of your channel or the one that you want to stick to. Especially, giving the people what they are looking for is the way to get more subscribers. A quick revaluation of the current content on your channel will give you an idea on what to remove and what to keep as well as where to improve and improvise.
- Always Quality: You must at all times, post-high-quality watchable content. It may sound like asking a lot, but it is what attracts and keeps the viewers. Standing out from the crowd is only possible with good quality that can be only done with planning while post-production steps are being carried out. In short, do your research, make a script, do the production, work on post-production, ensure the beginning and climax is impressive, while your logo is perfectly visible with a backlink to your channel.
- Channel Trailer: The channel trailer feature on YouTube lets the YouTube marketers reach out to their audience in a great as well as impactful manner. Such trailers are from 20 seconds to 60 seconds, but compelling and give the viewer a solid cause to stay. They must contain everything, except the climax in them, which should make the viewer want to come to your channel, subscribe and watch more.
- Everything Within 5 Minutes: All your videos should be under 5 minutes’ time frame. This is because viewers usually can’t hold their attention onto anything that is longer than 5 minutes. In fact, keeping the attention stay put for even 2 minutes is a huge task for most. A series of videos can also be created to cut them short and keep the viewer engaged.
Do make sure that you read and see how other YouTube channels promote themselves. It will assist you in creating your own promotion plans.