4 Best Practices When Making A YouTube Thumbnail

What’s in a thumbnail? A lot actually. A thumbnail is a bit like a movie poster for your video; the very first impression a potential viewer will get of your content. If your video was a meal, then your thumbnail is the inviting smell coming from the kitchen. You could be cooking the tastiest dish …

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Grapevine Team Spotlight: Kimberley Bond

Kimberley Bond is our Community Manager here at Grapevine and she’s kind of a big deal. Between running an 80k subscriber YouTube channel and campaigns at the Grapevine office, she somehow managed to find the time to sit down and chat with me. If you’ve worked with Grapevine, odds are you’ve probably spoken with Kim …

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YouTube Comments Suck – Here’s How to Make Them Better.

Dear YouTube, Youtube comments suck. You are a beautiful, psuedo-central hub of the internet where people from all walks of life come to watch, share and talk about video content. It’s all so zen… except for the talking thing. For some strange reason your comments section is complete and utter garbage. Precious few comments contributing …

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YouTube Comments Suck – Here's How to Make Them Better.

Dear YouTube, Youtube comments suck. You are a beautiful, psuedo-central hub of the internet where people from all walks of life come to watch, share and talk about video content. It’s all so zen… except for the talking thing. For some strange reason your comments section is complete and utter garbage. Precious few comments contributing …

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3 Ways to Monetize Your YouTube Channel

Money. Moolah. Dough. Paper. Cheese. C.R.E.A.M. No matter what you call it, it makes the world go ’round for better or for worse. The same goes for YouTube. Producing high-quality content can also cost you a pretty penny. For instance, YouTube stars SlowMoGuys use a $100,000 camera. Obviously that’s an extreme example, but I think you’ll find money tends to …

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Advocate Spotlight: CoffeeBreakWithDani

There are certain advocates in our network who are an absolute pleasure to work with and produce high-quality content time after time. They maintain consistent and effective communication throughout the advocacy process and just are generally pretty freakin’ amazing. We think that it’s important to recognize these wonderful advocates and put them on blast (in …

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Promoting Your YouTube Channel: The Dos & Don’ts

So you’ve made some great pieces of content. Good for you. Now people are going to view your content, share it with their friends and family and you will become the next YouTube sensation. Congratulations! Here’s a box of money and a private island. But hold on a moment, there’s a piece missing from this puzzle; …

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Promoting Your YouTube Channel: The Dos & Don’ts

So you’ve made some great pieces of content. Good for you. Now people are going to view your content, share it with their friends and family and you will become the next YouTube sensation. Congratulations! Here’s a box of money and a private island. But hold on a moment, there’s a piece missing from this puzzle; …

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