The Heidi Thorne Show

YouTube Handles, YouTube Shorts, and My YouTube Anniversary | Episode 269

October 25, 2022

On October 12, 2022, I celebrated 13 years of having a YouTube channel. A whole lot has changed, and keeps changing on YouTube, mostly for the better, even though using it effectively is still a challenge. I’ll be talking about some newer features that can impact authors and small businesses, as well as sharing insights from my YouTube journey.

Blog: YouTube Handles, YouTube Shorts, and My YouTube Journey

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Timestamp show notes (click on timestamp to view segment on YouTube):

0:16 Celebrating my YouTube anniversary

0:40 YouTube ain't social media, but looks like it wants to be

1:06 YouTube Handles

3:03 YouTube Hashtags

4:28 YouTube Chapters

5:27 YouTube Shorts

7:41 YouTube Subtitles

8:33 YouTube Studio and Analytics

9:24 My YouTube journey

14:17 How to connect with Heidi

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