It's very common to send external traffic to a YouTube channel or video. But there is a big issue with the way things are done today. To maximize views and engagement, however, marketers need to deep link to the YouTube mobile app for iOS and Android to avoid the YouTube mobile website login.
Today when your audience click on a YouTube link directly from Instagram they face a couple of issues that can lead to lower engagement and revenue for you.
SmartLink allows marketers and influencers to create YouTube profile and video links that can open the YouTube app. Deep linking to the YouTube mobile app vs. website will help you increase followers, views and engagement.
Swipe-up links from Instagram to my latest YouTube video now opens the video directly in the YouTube app. This allows my audience to comment and like the video seamlessly - Sherin Amara
A large percentage of Youtube users have installed the YouTube app for iOS or Android. SmartLink enables you to create deeps link to the Youtube mobile app vs. website providing your visitors with a more seamless content experience. Just follow these steps:
Directly from SmartLink you're able to measure every click that your deep-link have generated. This will give you a better understanding of which links are performing best and can help you optimize your YouTube cross-promotion strategy for the future