HEY 🙂 to all you online marketers out there across the world! I'm excited to bring this article to you as the POTENTIAL to get more people in front of your products and services gets greater by the day. Whether you are just starting out or already have years of experience with online marketing, there is something for every online marketer here. Whether you have just FIVE MINUTES or have more time to take part in a one hour YouTube Advertising TRAINING, take whatever time you have now to get insight on how to get ads in front of YouTube Watchers and in front of your products and services.
YouTube Advertising Is Massive!
Youtube Advertising is growing among online marketers to reach BILLIONS of youtube watchers across the world. This massive audience grows bigger by the day! So, any online marketer, from those just starting out, to the more established businesses, can get a share of this enormous market. It’s SIMPLE really and you don't have to have a big budget. You can start to advertise on YouTube for as little as a budget of $5 a day. You don't have to be making videos either to reach this market and the scope is MASSIVE!
A Five Minute Insight Or A One Hour Training
To give a BRIEF insight into the type of ads available on YouTube, I have listed the 6 forms of YouTube Ads below for those who might be in a hurry. But, for those with MORE time, you can click through to an excellent 1 hour YouTube training video presented by ‘magistudios’. Just CLICK the image that follows, to click through to the training. Otherwise, read a 5-minute brief below and come back to the training later. Remember to BOOKMARK this site!
A 5 Minute Brief Follows…
1. Display Ads – This is a ‘no video ad’
You utilize the Youtube platform to do like an AdWords type of ad.
The ad appears on the right-hand side of the feature video and above the video suggestion list or below the player if one has it on larger player mode.
The ad size is 300×60 or 300×250 and feature on a desktop platform.
2. Overlay Ads – This is an ‘image or text ad’
This is a semi-transparent overlay ad that appears on the lower 20% portion of the feature video.
The ad size is 468×60 or 728×90 and features on a desktop platform.
3. Skippable Video Ads – You can skip the ad after 5 seconds
This appears either before or during the feature video you are waiting to watch and layered over the feature video you are waiting to watch.
Ads feature on desktop, mobile and TV and Gaming consoles.
4. Non Skippable Video Ads – Must be played through…
…to the end and before you are able to watch the chosen feature video.
This ad can appear during, before or after the featured video.
Will display on desktop and mobile.
Plays in the video player for 15 or 20 seconds.
5. Bumper Ads – This is a ‘must watch’ ad…
…played during the featured video is viewed.
Will display on desktop and mobile platforms.
Up to 6 seconds long ad.
6. Sponsored Cards – ‘Display Content' that may be relevant to your video
For example, it might be related to products featuring in your video.
They ads are run by the person who actually makes the featured video.
The cards play on the right-hand side of the featured video.
These ads will display on desktop and mobile platforms.
The card size varies.
What sort of difference can $5 worth of advertising per day make to your business? Do you think it would be worth it? Let me know in the comment box below.