The realm of social media has expanded since the past few years extensively. You can use social media as an effective tool for marketing and creative promotion. The widespread feasibility of social media has connected people from all over the world, and this helps in distributing information as fast as light. YouTube is one such social media platform that helps several users all over the world to make a name for themselves by uploading videos with creative content which can be viewed all over the world. Several artists have used the creative platform offered by YouTube and made it worthwhile for themselves.
However, the journey doesn’t end with uploads. The videos that you create must feature in the topmost trending videos and this makes it crucial to promote the video on every social media platform such as Facebook and Instagram in a way that catches the attention of the audience. By creating a customized YouTube thumbnail, you can promote your video better and garner more likes and views.
Methods of making YouTube videos more attractive
- Creating Content
You need to have amazing content that is unique and eccentric in its own way. You can play with a series of genres such as humour, sarcasm, horror, fact-based videos, tragedy, drama, and skill. Your videos must elicit one or more of the following emotions in the minds of your audience- anger, happiness, intrigue, and sadness. You can also select the target audience that will respond to your content and customize your content for them. This also means that your video promotion will go the same way. Ensure that you upload regularly because this will help your viewers understand that you are a genuine uploader with great content and you can raise customer loyalty this way.
- Making a thumbnail
Your video link can become noticeable by using customized YouTube to Facebook thumbnail. When potential viewers scroll through their Facebook accounts, they must be immediately intrigued with your declaration of content. A customized thumbnail helps in acquiring the top-tier place in the Facebook algorithm hence it is very important to use the right tools and skills to create a thumbnail that stands out.
These thumbnails are outstanding as they come with a custom graphics setting which helps you to model the way the ‘play’ button looks like which can help in gathering several views. Most people are fascinated by the ‘cool look’ that video thumbnails have and end up clicking on the video to watch.
The thumbnail must represent the entire video that you have created. This means that the thumbnail should have a wide variety of designs or vibrant colours that make it stand out. The thumbnail should generate curiosity among viewers. This can be taken care of by a question in the title or the key phrases of the video. If the question is directed towards your target audience, then it will generate more views and likes. Using the subject of your video creatively in the thumbnail also helps in gathering higher views.