StoryGoogle Think Insights | March 31, 2014
The Creator Playbook for Brands
In a world of shortening attention spans and increasing options, advertising is undergoing a sea change. More and more, ads are becoming content—something people choose to watch. In this guide, Google Think Insights translates the tools and know-how developed by a generation of YouTube content creators to help brands develop ads that will resonate with 21st century consumers.
Divided into seven sections—content marketing as part of your brand strategy, ten fundamentals to create content people love, schedule your content, optimize your content, promote your content with paid media, amplify your content with social and measurement—each presents several optimizations or strategies for building engaged audiences on YouTube.
These best practices are explained in stages in the PDF report below to help you understand each point and guide you through taking action.