2019 was so last year and to help you keep your content cool, we caught up with some of the best in the business to bring you the hottest tips and tricks to stay up to date with the latest YouTube trends as we move into the new year.
Watch the video above to learn whether fusion channels are in or out, when, if ever, you should use clickbait thumbnails and if we should even be jumping on YouTube trends at all?! Luckily, our YouTube experts are on hand to make sure you move into the new year with 2020 vision.
Click play on the video above to hear from YouTube pros: Benji Travis, Roberto Blake and Salma Jafri, who between them have decades of experience in developing top quality content. They’re absolute pros at making successful YouTube channels that stand out from the crowd. Watch the video to hear their tips or read on to find out a bit more about the YouTube experts we spoke to.
Spin plates like Benji Travis
Benji has a seriously diverse range of highly successful YouTube channels. And he manages to fit his multiple businesses around his ever-growing family. With three kids (and counting) Benji is a master of smart time management with advice for days on how to fit multiple social media accounts around a hectic schedule.
His impressive YouTube portfolio boasts a self-named cooking channel with 396k subscribers, a YouTuber advice channel ‘Video Influencers’, which he shares with Sean Cannell (562k subscribers) and his wife Judy’s daily vlog channel ‘itsJudysLife’ which he regularly stars in and has a cool 1.67m subscribers hooked. Across his many projects, Benji has amassed millions of subscribers and billions of views and still found time to film with us! Watch the video above to hear his top tips for 2020.
Set YouTube trends with Roberto Blake
Roberto is kind of a big deal in the YouTube community. He’s a super successful creative entrepreneur, public speaker and business coach who also educates and motivates the masses through his weekly YouTube videos. As well as his ‘Roberto Blake’ channel, Roberto helps influencers and entrepreneurs build their online brands through his ‘Awesome Creator Academy’ which he founded in 2016.
When we met Roberto it was clear from the off that he’s a deep thinker with creativity in spades. His 400k+ strong subscriber base is testament to his no-nonsense advice that really yields results. If you want to know more, subscribe to the ‘Get Lickd’ channel for more pearls of wisdom from the YouTube guru himself.
Nail your niche with Salma Jafri
YouTube Certified video strategist, Salma Jafri knows all the little improvements you can make to your channel to have stratospheric results. Her background in content marketing makes her an expert on creating really valuable content that will keep your audience engaged and entertained. Her passion for teaching also makes her tips easy to follow and implement.
Whether you’re just starting out on YouTube or are looking for effective ways to grow in 2020, Salma’s tips will be available on the ‘Get Lickd’ channel for you to peruse at your leisure.