9 DISADVANTAGES OF YOUTUBE FOR BUSINESS : YouTube is an excellent platform for personal use, such as sharing videos with friends and family. It's not intended to sell products and services, which leaves you as a disadvantage. It may help musicians get noticed due to sharing, but fails to offer quality tools for business. Most businesses today want a website to look professionally-done and function properly. The same expectations exist for video content. If you rely on video advertising to promote your business or client services, you should strong consider using's platform, which can compensate for YouTube's shortcomings. YouTube may be free, but it doesn't necessarily benefit your business. Here are a few reasons why and YouTube differ when it comes to your needs:


Advertising :

YouTube run advertisements on your videos which can hurt your brand, by pushing your potential clients away from your product or service. There's currently no guarantee a competitor won't advertise their brand on your video.

Analytics :

Although YouTube offers built-in analytics, it's far too basic, failing to provide actionable data.
INCONSISTENT VIDEO STREAMING Viewers may experience slow playback during high traffic times. Modulates runs on an Amazon and Edgecast content delivery network (CDN).

Personal Brand :

With YouTube you can't upload your company's logo on your video.

Click to action :

With YouTube you can't make your video click to your website directly.

Unique Text :

With YouTube you can't add a text message under your video if you have a promotion or coupon to your product.

Customer Service :

You can't get personal support with YouTube.

Account shutdown and video removal :

YouTube can shut down your account at any time, for any reason or remove your video.

Inconsistent Video Streaming :

Viewers may experience slow playback during high traffic times. Modulates runs on an Amazon and edgecast content delivery network (CDN).

Unwanted Competition :

YouTube can feature advertisements around your videos from your competitors and spammers. These advertisements may appear in the "related videos" section, in the "promoted videos" ads, overlay ads, and sometimes as banner ads. Your chance of getting your clients' attention diminishes with these unwanted ads.


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