Here’s a video that teaches you how to make viral videos.
The video summarizes everything you need to do to make a video viral. I know they work because I have applied them myself except for Rule #5 which I consider as black hat.
Here are the 8 Rules summarized from the video:
- Rule #1: Make Video With Pass-it-On Effect.
- Rule #2: Get on Youtube’s MOST VIEWED Page.
- Rule #3: Title Optimization.
- Rule #4: Manipulate the Thumbnail.
- Rule #5: Have a Conversation With Yourself.
- Rule #6: Release Videos Simultaneously.
- Rule #7: Tag Optimization
- Rule #8: Track and Measure
How do you make a video with Pass-it-On Effect?
- Make it Short.
- Design for remixing.
- Don’t make an obvious ad.
- Make it shocking.
- Make viewers investigate further.
- Appeal to SEX.
What’s the real secret to jumpstart a viral video?
Share your video with Bloggers, Forums, MySpace, Facebook, Friends and Email Lists. Remember to tell others to share the video with others.
PS: Where can you learn how to make a Viral Video?
Here is a step-by-step guide that I have used to create videos that got featured on the front page of popular video sharing sites. http://InstantViralVideo.com