Deploying on-page SEO for video assets on YouTube is pretty straight forward once a primary keyword phrase is defined. It’s also a critical step for getting videos to show up in blended searches on Google while providing yet another SEO tactic for inbound marketers. Following the below steps will give videos the best shot at ranking well on YouTube and Google. Ultimately however, the quality of the content in the video will give it the best shot for ranking well.
As mentioned in the beginning of the post, the quality of the video content will be the ultimate driver of search rankings. If the video content is poor no one will bother to watch it, let alone leave a comment, vote, respond, subscribe, share it, use it for attribution or embed it. However, following the above steps in conjunction with posting good video content will provide the best chance to rank well on Google and YouTube.