How to Jumpstart Your YouTube Channel & Get Your First 1,000 Subscribers

with Rob Balasabas

Episode Overview

Did you know that EVERY DAY, people watch 1 BILLION hours of video on YouTube? What?! Yep! Now, the million dollar question…are YOU there?

The best part about YouTube is that it’s a search engine and 70% of what people watch on YouTube is determined by its recommendation algorithm. This means that YOU, with some a few smart strategies, can be found on YouTube.

Join me, and our special guest, @Rob Balasabas, as we dig into why YouTube, why now and most importantly, how you can get your first 1,000 subscribers!

Episode Sneak Peek

0:00 Welcome to MTGYB!

4:22 Introduction: Rob Balasabas

7:10 You've transitioned from Thinkific to TubeBuddy. How did you start your YouTube channel?

10:50 Why Youtube and why now?

12:18 Repurposing the Youtube video content to other social media platforms

13:40 70% of the content seen on Youtube is found via search. Is that true?

16:17 Repurposing content: explained further

19:32 Do you create the snippets of your videos the same time you create the content?

20:14 Have a video creation checklist

21:27 Is Youtube for every type of business?

24:24 Is there significance to the 1000 number of subscribers?

25:48 What are your top strategies that helped get you to that 1000 subscribers mark?

26:12 Strategy 1: Collaborations

27:02 Strategy 2: Consistency

27:50 Strategy 3: Keyword Research

28:29 Strategy 4: Community Building

29:06 Strategy 5: Always be a student

31:26 What do you use to edit with?

33:12 What are good types of content people are searching on Youtube?

36:22 How do you come up with content?

38:04 Is searching for keywords best done with a tool or some other way?

38:44 TubeBuddy

40:46 Does Youtube recommend your content on similar audiences?

45:33 Niche the content

46:15 Where to find Rob Balasabas

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