Brian kicked it off with a presentation on how to engage your audiences online via YouTube.
Among the many nuggets of valuable info in his presentation, this one in particular was interesting. The 4 rules of engaging audiences online, per Brian:
Optimize for the Platform,
Next up was Jarek, who talked about the YouTube APIs and some interesting tips and upcoming features. Interesting to note that several 500 Startups companies utilize the YouTube API, includingSwitchcam (who’s also in the current Accelerator batch), VidCaster, and 955 Dreams.
Finally, we couldn’t bear to publish a blog post about YouTube without including a video or two, so here are a couple of the 500 Startups companies having fun on YouTube’s indoor slide.
Published by Jess Erickson
Jess loves technology, equality and people, which is why she’s 500’s Director of Diversity. She is also the founder of the global women in tech organization Geekettes. A professional surfer of the web, she’s finally ready to settle back at home after seven years abroad and become an amateur surfer of the West Coast waves.