Blog: Marketing

Talking YouTube Marketing on the Honest eCommerce Show

Recently, I sat down with Chase Clymer and Annette Grant of the Honest eCommerce podcast to talk about using YouTube videos to reach more customers. Chase had reached out to me, because he saw what I was doing with my YouTube channel, and very graciously asked me to share those insights with their audience. The […]

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Embed YouTube Videos Without Competitor Videos At The End

People want to embed YouTube videos on their website, but don’t want competitor videos showing in “Recommended Videos” at the end of the video play. YouTube changed embeds in 2018, to where you can no longer disable recommended videos from appearing after a video finishes playing. They want people to keep watching videos as much […]

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Presentation: Deep Dive on SEO (for Nevada County Online)

Recently, I had a chance to do a presentation for the Nevada County Online Meetup. This was a deep dive on SEO, which included a presentation, and answering questions from the audience, during a lunch and learn. Fortunately, this presentation was videotaped for posterity, and is available on the NCO YouTube channel. What I wanted […]

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WP-Tonic: Page Speed, Theme Marketplaces, Frameworks

WP-Tonic is a somewhat new panel discussion show in the WordPress space. They have been producing monthly shows since September 2014, and hosts Bill Conrad and Jonathan Denwood have been publishing a weekly WordPress podcast since July 2014. Jonathan is an organizer of the Reno WordPress Meetup and runs the web agency Digital Delirium. Bill […]

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Gratitude For The Grind (Any Audience Is Amazing)

Running a business is hard. Our viability depends on a steady stream of customers coming through our doors. There are days when it seems like our competitors are beating us at every turn — for attention, for publicity, for those customers that we need to stay afloat. There are billions of people all fighting for […]

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How To Make A YouTube Video Embed Autoplay On Page Load

Recently, I had to look up how to make YouTube videos autoplay. I thought this might be beneficial to other people. There’s also other parameters you can add to embed codes to control the user experience if you want to experiment on your own. A regular YouTube embed code looks something like this: <iframe width=”560″ […]

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