YouTube marketing strategies for gamers
- Published on Tuesday, 17 June 2014 17:00
- Written by Richard Summers
Did you know that more than two billion videos are being viewed on YouTube every day? Did you know that around 18,000 video clips are being uploaded to it from every corner of the world for a single day? Did you know that more than 75% of the YouTube traffic comes outside United States? YouTube is a video sharing platform that any person can use. Even the gamers can use it!
From this article, we will let you know few YouTube strategies available for gamers and how they can use these strategies to become famous gamers on this platform.
Almost all the companies that develop games seek the assistance of YouTube in order to promote their videos. Therefore, your video needs to stand out of them in order to grab the attention of the people. YouTube is an effective platform that can be used to promote a game in a successful manner. However, it needs to be done in a proper way to avoid hassle. That's why your video needs to be in good quality and have the potential to arouse curiosity within a user. Then they will tend to have a look at it and get more information about the specific game.
The games that you need to pick should be something interesting for the YouTube users. From a recent study, it has been identified that around 50% of the recently uploaded gaming videos are about Minecraft. These games are extremely popular among users and well and some of them have millions of views. Therefore, your chances of getting popular is high when you select such a video. In addition to Minecraft, Battlefield 3 and Call of Duty has gained much attention. You should also record your gameplay from a quality device to make them popular in YouTube.
If you want to become a popular YouTube gamer, you need to follow the things that other popular gamers do. For instance, most of them make videos on a regular basis. Some of them even record videos on a daily basis and upload them on YouTube. This is a good strategy that you can follow, if you have time. Moreover, the popular gamers on YouTube play multiplayer games with others. Videos can be much interesting when they have a multiplayer gameplay. This is another effective strategy that you can follow, if you have someone to play the game in multiplayer mode.
As I mentioned earlier, all the games that you upload should be interesting. That's why you need to have voice when recording the video. It will assist the viewer to enjoy a similar experience that you get when playing the game. However, you need to be confident when recording the sound. These are only a few of the strategies and you can try them without any hesitation to become a popular gamer on YouTube.