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Enable the SEO index for your videos

Today, video has become a highly consumed medium. YouTube sees 72 hours worth of videos being uploaded within a span of 60 seconds. If you fail to optimize your video content for search engines, you are falling far behind your competition.

So, the burning question of the hour is, how do you do it, and do you need multiple software to optimize your video for SEO?


With just one tap, everything can be done right inside Hippo Video. All you need to do is enable the SEO index option. 

To enable the SEO index option:

  1. Login to Hippo Video using your credentials.

  2. Click on the Assets icon from the left navigation bar and open the video you wish to optimize for search.

  3. On the preview page, make sure to add titles, descriptions, tags, and subtitles to your videos which lets Google and your viewers know what’s in your videos and why anyone should watch them.

Title, Description, Tags:

Subtitles under Video Settings tab:

  1. Then, click on the Share/Embed Code icon on the right side of the video preview.

  1. Check Push video metadata for all search engines to index box. When you enable this option, your video will automatically be indexed by Google. Refer to this article to learn more about Google's SEO index for videos.

With this now, start optimizing your video content with Hippo Video and get located/found easily by search engines.

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