Posts Written By Rob Sandie

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

Building a loyal YouTube audience doesn’t happen overnight.

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

December 30 2014

Just need to get that next video out so you can sip back some champagne and celebrate with friends?

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

Christmas videos 2014

’Tis the season for racking up video views—we took a look at the creators/videos who are trending for the holidays this year using the vidIQ Search Companion.

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays…. and Merry Christmas, Happy (C)hannukah and Happy Kwanzaa!

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

vidIQ Pro and YouTube Keyword Tool

It’s been just a few weeks since we soft-launched the new vidIQ Pro platform and I’m happy that today we make it official–vidIQ Pro is now available for everyone!

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

Buzzfeed

It is the professional opinion of this blogger that Buzzfeed has won the content marketing war and that, shortly, they will rule the world.

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

Last week, industry insiders and industry newcomers mingled, saleswomen and salesmen schmoozed, a veritable lovefest erupted on Twitter under the never-quite-trending #ReelSummit – this was the...

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

As Forbes contributor Rob Schwartz pointed out yesterday, this year’s World Cup was a global phenomenon rife with challenges for traditional marketing.

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

AOL Case Study

Q: How do you optimize a huge video archive without millions of man-hours? A: Call vidIQ.

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

With video marketing moving at the speed of light, it’s easy to get wild-eyed about your workflow.

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

First Ever YouTube Speedometer – vidIQ Velocity

It’s not an easy task to grow your views and subscribers organically and it has been a privilege guiding you in the quest for video marketing success.

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

Creator suggested

Creator Suggested is a new metric we’ve been running in our Chrome Extension for the last couple of months.

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

Introducing YouTube Competitor Analysis

Success on YouTube isn’t always about tracking just your metrics – it’s about gaining valuable insights into your competitors too!

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

Hootsuite and vidIQ

As a global brand, managing your YouTube presence along with your Facebook and Twitter endeavors is no easy task – especially with a fragmented array of tools and a large social media team.

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

How is vidIQ Score calculated?

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

Airline Video Marketing

October has been a big month for a much-unloved fixture of air travel – the dreaded FAA mandated airline safety lesson that precedes every takeoff.

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

vidIQ and Adweek

Exciting news for YouTube creators, brands, and stats nerds! We have partnered with Adweek to provide weekly YouTube rankings for the Top 10 YouTube Brand Videos and Top 10 YouTube Web Series Videos

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

As we covered in our new Chrome extension announcement last week, success on YouTube is about more than just views. Helping YouTube creators understand what factors contribute to their channel’s...

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

Introducing VidIQ Vision

As we all know success on YouTube is about more than just views. There’s a lot of confusion about what metrics YouTube marketers should be paying attention to, so we developed vidIQ Vision to elimi...

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

vidIQ for MCN's

If the recent deluge of investment in YouTube MCNs proves anything, it’s that online video has entered a feverish gold rush phase.

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

YouTube comment search

Engaging with your YouTube commenters is proven to increase your views by 4X – which is why we encourage all of our brands and creators to embrace the YouTube comments section rather than fear it.

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

video as an online platform

As viewers continue to flock to YouTube, brands are re-evaluating it as a practical alternative to costly online video platforms.

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

vidIQ’s Title Recommendations tool

With vidIQ’s Title Recommendations tool you’ll receive a list of the best relevant keywords to add to your videos based on YouTube search trends, search volume, and metadata analysis.

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

YouTube Player History

"It’s hard to believe, but this week marks YouTube’s 8 year anniversary.

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

stay calm with comments

If there’s one thing that the Amy’s Baking Company PR trainwreck proved, it’s that trolls are legion.

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

Per Video SEO

"At vidIQ, we’re constantly on the prowl for ways we can improve our product and help you grow your YouTube audience. That’s why today we’re announcing that we’ve made some impressive improvements...

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

To further enable our users to build a community around their content, we recently announced Real Time Updates, which will allow you to use vidIQ’s advanced YouTube comment moderation tools to mana...

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

sxsw 2013

For every similarity that exists between YouTube and Facebook / Twitter, there are drastic differences that present unique challenges.

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO

Welcome to vidIQ

Product Updates

Welcome to vidIQ!

Today we’re announcing vidIQ is coming out of beta! And we’re excited!

Robert Sandie

Rob Sandie

Co-founder & CEO