Embedding a YouTube video on your website can be great for the SEO of your website (and the YouTube video you’ve embedded) as it improves the average session time on your page.
It also adds to the user experience making them more likely to consume more of your content as it lends you more authority in your niche.
However it can be a problem if only a section of the video is relevant to your audience and not all of it. It may also be a problem if the video is top and tailed with the branding of the person who created the video.
Fear not, it is very simple to add a custom start and end point to the video so that it can be stripped of branding and any irrelevant content.
Here’s an example using one of my all time greatest lines taken from one of my all time favourite YouTube videos:
Follow these simple steps as I show you how I created the above and you’ll be able to create a totally customize YouTube embed: Continue reading…