When most people think of YouTube, they often think of music videos, short clips, and funny videos posted by friends. What businesses are learning however is that YouTube can be very beneficial to them for use by clients and employees alike! YouTube provides an accessible, low cost, user friendly platform for sharing videos and presentations with just about anyone. Here are several ways YouTube can be beneficial to your business!
1. Promoting new products. Sharing images and information on new products is great, but showing your products in action is one of the best things you can do. This is something you can get really creative with, or keep it simple and direct.
2. Employee training. YouTube makes it easy to offer ongoing training without cutting into productivity by rounding everyone up for seminars. Employees can watch presentations when it is convenient for them.
3. Client training and Frequently Asked Questions. If you offer a product or service, there is a good chance you will answer the same questions over and over. With YouTube, you can create a short video giving an in-depth answer and all you have to do is share the link.
4. Testimonials. What is better than someone loving your product or service? Someone telling other people they love your product or service! You can easily record testimonials and share them on your website or blog for prospective customers to see.
So there you have it- 4 new ways for using YouTube. If you are not sure where to start, YouTube has put together a Getting Started Guide! Check it out today and discover the usefulness of this great media platform.