Using YouTube for Marketing Your Artistic Skills
An overwhelming one third of the Internet users go to YouTube to learn new things and for fun and entertainment. Just think about the potential it has to promote your artistic skills online. All you need to know is how to go about it. Following are a few tips.
Create your YouTubechannel
Your individual channel dedicated to your art is the place where you can upload, showcase and organize your videos. People who subscribe to your channel will be automatically updated about any new uploads.
What to upload?
Not sure about what to upload? Consider the following:
- Film a simple video showing one of your favorite art pieces and sharewith the audience how it all came about?
- Make a time-lapse video showing an art piece being created by you in real-time. These kinds of videos are quite popular in the artistic community.
- Simply share your views, ideas and suggestions about how to learn or master your art, what are the best books or online resources to learn it, how to promote it offline and online, etc.
Target the right audience
Make sure that you spend your time and resources to target only those people who will be truly interested specifically in your form of art.
Use the right keywords
Do some research and find out what keywords or phrases people in you niche are likely to use to search for similar videos. Insert them in the video title, video description and also in keywords tags.
Keep the videos short
It is better to add frequent short videos than one lengthy video for your intiall YouTube kostenlos Abonnenten. This helps keep audience interested and engaged. Use free video editing tools like Windows Movie Maker for it.
Use call to action
At the end of your video, don’t forget to invite your viewers to take a specific action such as ‘Like the video’, ‘Subscribe to the channel’, visit your website for more information’, etc.