Video Sitemaps: Most Overlooked Quick SEO Win?

Russell Wright of NetworkEmpire.com answered the Expert Quora Question about the fastest and most effective Quick SEO win tactic that gets overlooked but is easy to implement and can help increase a sites organic search ranking.

  1. Best Overlooked Quick Win SEO Tactic? (Expert Quora Answer)
  2. Russell Wright of Network Empire answered the Expert Quora Question about the fastest and most effective Quick SEO win tactic that gets overlooked but is easy to implement and can help increase a sites organic search ranking:
  3. "I agree with Rand Fishkin's answer, which is 'video xml sitemaps', but I would like to expand that, as I don't think that is enough."

    Russell's expanded answer is "a video xml sitemap that is technically correct and engineered so that your video thumbnail also gets indexed on Google Universal search (not the Google Video), along with your regular URL."

  4. Your Domain Video Thumb Index
    Your Domain Video Thumb Index
  5. Employing this tactic, in many cases Russell succeeded in outranking Youtube, "in fact, I've even gotten my thumbnail indexed where there is no Youtube video indexed for that keyword".

  6. It's a tricky topic how this is done. Russell goes on to say that "Currently, there only one tool that consistantly gets us indexed".

  7. Also, you should submit your video sitemap to Bing.

    "This is the most left out and neglected single drop and click action that I had found is most important"

  8. Here is Russell's complete answer on Quora:


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  12. About the Author

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