YouTube is technically the second largest search engine with over 3 Billion searches per month. According to YouTube, everyday people watch one billion hours of videos on YouTube.
How to grow YouTube channel?
Let’s check out the top 8 effective ways to grow your YouTube Channel.
Top 8 effective ways to grow YouTube channel;
1.Create videos around a single keyword/topic(SEO)
It’s very important to do research and identify your keyword before creating video content for your YouTube channel. Creating videos around a single keyword/topic is the great way to drive traffic to YouTube channel and to grow your audience. Keywords will help in SEO which drives organic traffic to your YouTube channel.
For example, when a user searches for a specific keyword in YouTube search bar if that keyword is relevant to your YouTube channel your video content will be shown to the user.
2.Grow your YouTube channel with Uploading Consistently
Create video content and upload consistently on your YouTube channel to become successful, the successful YouTubers who are out there are the ones who create content and upload consistently.
Maintain a calendar and post video content at least once in a week to gain regular viewers. If you are inconsistent in creating content and uploads your subscribers will forget you and you may start losing your subscribers.
3.Grow your YouTube channel by Engaging with your Audience
Remember that YouTube is a social media platform, people like when you start engaging with your audience by reading their comments below your videos and responding to those comments.
If you are just posting videos and not trying to engage with your audience by not responding to the audience comments, you are just missing a trick. Try to respond to every comment on your videos these engagements will help you in SEO.
4.Grow your YouTube channel by promoting it on other Social Media Channels
Promoting your YouTube videos on your other social media channels is the easiest way to grow your audience. YouTube offers an opportunity where you can share your YouTube videos on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, WhatsApp and etc.., you can also post it on your blogs and in your website.
5.Grow your YouTube channel with Attractive Thumbnails
Thumbnails in YouTube videos act as a crowd puller, it has huge impact on growing your audience. YouTube videos with an attractive thumbnail and catchy title usually rank higher in the YouTube search because they have a higher click-through-rate (CTR).
6.Grow your YouTube channel with YouTube Cards
You can see YouTube cards in YouTube videos (usually at the end of the video), YouTube cards are the interactive cards that let YouTube content creators share clickable links to relevant content throughout a video.
YouTube allows content creators to add up to five cards to each video and you can use cards in any of your video.
7.Actively be part of the YouTube community
YouTube community allows content creators to network with other creators, gets feedback, shares interest with people who have the same goals as you.
Promoting your YouTube videos isn’t the only way you need to do to grow your YouTube channel. Actively being a part of the YouTube Community helps in growing your audience.
Engage with other YouTuber’s videos by commenting on their channel, by doing this you can attract their audience to your YouTube channel.
8.Promote your YouTube channel with Google Ads
YouTube offers an opportunity to promote your videos with google ads. Creating a YouTube ad campaign with google ads helps to drive viewers to your YouTube channel and subscribers to your page.
Create a YouTube ad within your budget, like only paying when someone watches your video ad or clicks on your link.