Are you a YouTuber investing time and effort to grow your channel? You might have already realized that it is not easy. When you start, there are a lot of unknowns. Your videos will have few dozens of views, you don’t know what kind of videos to make or how to grow your channel. No need to be discouraged. There are many YouTube experts in the community who can help.
One of the best places to find them is Twitter! They share expert tips on shooting, editing, monetization and more. Many of them answer your questions as well. Here’s a list of top YouTube experts, vloggers and community influencers you need to follow on Twitter.
Casey’s story is one of the biggest source of motivation you can find if you want to build a career as a YouTuber. He’s a popular YouTuber, film director, producer, designer and the co-founder of a social media company called Beme.
He shares a new video everyday and each of them clocks more than a million views! Though he is a celebrity, he always finds time to share tips, lessons and failures with you all.
Q and A time. ask me about being a youtuber. ASK !!! pic.twitter.com/cGx2QRMlNg
– Casey Neistat (@CaseyNeistat) July 27, 2016
Gary saw potential in YouTube way back in 2006 as he launched his channel Wine Library TV. Today, he is a New York Times best-selling author and serial entrepreneur. Nobody can do a better job of introducing Gary or his philosophy than his videos. Watch and get inspired.
Document, Don’t Create https://t.co/FO5lMDr3kh
– Gary Vaynerchuk (@garyvee) September 9, 2016
A true YouTube veteran, Tim started his channel on YouTube with his wife in 2006. Together they have uploaded 2,000 YouTube videos, amassed several million views and won YouTube video contests.
Get tips, tricks, advice and ideas on a wide range of YouTube topics. From shooting, editing, publishing to SEO, marketing, community engagement and more.
In 20 minutes I’ll be LIVE with 20 other creators sharing YouTube tips and ideas! Join us here: https://t.co/XfehFVTXKp
– Tim Schmoyer (@timschmoyer) August 16, 2016
Roberto is a professional designer and creative entrepreneur. Follow him for proven advice on creative careers, marketing and freelancing. His well shot how-to videos are a treasure house of learning.
Hint: it takes work… pic.twitter.com/P2NYcMNCNI
– Roberto Blake (@robertoblake) September 10, 2016
Vlog Nation is a leading website dedicated to providing useful content for vloggers across platforms. They guide you through starting, growing, monetizing and managing your YouTube channel.
– VLOG NATION (@VlogNationInc) August 7, 2016
‘Video Influencers’ is a team of two comprising of Benji Travis and Sean Cannell. Their expertise is in building influence, income, and impact with YouTube. We love their featured interviews with top YouTubers, Video Creators, and Entrepreneurs. Nothing like learning from the best right?
– Video Influencers (@videoinfluencer) August 31, 2016
Derral Eves is a YouTube and Video marketing consultant with immense experience in social media, mobile, and video marketing.
His tweets always have a fun personal touch. He also conducts periodic #giveaways on Twitter and YouTube. All of this makes Derral a community favorite.
Learn how to create animated gifs from YouTube videos https://t.co/Lr5QXsUdu9
– Derral Eves (@derraleves) August 2, 2016
YouTube’s official Twitter account dedicated to the community of YouTube creators and channels. They curate funny videos and insightful tips and from the amazing community of YouTubers spread all over the world.
[LIVE] Level up your channel with info about the all-new Creator Hub!
Live stream starts now ? https://t.co/mDM7pVEZ72
– YouTube Creators (@YTCreators) September 7, 2016
Nick Nimmin does an amazing job of sharing tips around the basics of YouTube video creation. From idea generation, editing, creating a channel and more. He is one man show out to educate the community of upcoming vloggers.
– Nick Nimmin (@NickNimmin) September 5, 2016
vidIQ is a suite of tools that helps brands and agencies grow their views and subscribers. Over the past 4 years, they have built expertise on SEO, analytics and comments management. Their case studies of top YouTube channels are highly recommended.
– vidIQ (@vidIQ) August 16, 2016
Michael is an online marketer & entrepreneur with proven success in social media and video marketing. He creates high quality content around the central theme of ‘How to Make Money on YouTube’. Best of the content is around monetization, ranking and building social media influence. Michael is also ranked #3 in the list of the Top 100 Influencers and Brands in Social Media according to Onalytica.com
– Michael Kohler (@michaelkohler20) September 10, 2016
It’s a Twitter account dedicated to sharing quick tips, QnAs and inspiring quotes. We admire the focus they have to consistently deliver quality tips for YouTube creators.
Aim to reach at least 10,000 minutes of watch for your videos, and Youtube will promote you like crazy #YoutubeTips
– Youtube Tips For You (@YoutubeTips4You) September 12, 2016
At Typito, we are building a web-based video editor built for YouTubers. It lets you easily add beautiful text, images & graphics on your video. We create and curate success stories of successful YouTube creators and share best practices to grow your business video.
– Typito (@TypitoHQ) September 1, 2016
Jon is a creator of the FrontPageTech – an award-winning tech news show. He is a content producer and community leader with lots of experience in creating and monetizing videos on YouTube. In spite of his busy schedule, he is often available for question and answer sessions around video creation and channel optimization on Twitter.
Dane is a digital marketer and growth hacker with specialization in YouTube marketing. Best of his content is centered around data-driven analytics-based content marketing and reporting via paid, owned and earned campaigns on YouTube.
– Dane Golden (@danegolden) September 7, 2016
Wistia provides professional video hosting primarily to businesses. Though it is a top competitor of YouTube for business video hosting, their quality content around video creation, marketing and analytics is applicable to you regardless.
– Wistia (@wistia) September 7, 2016
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