If you are active online there is no doubt that you have spent countless hours browsing through funny cat videos or hilarious news bloopers on YouTube. But have you ever wondered how these videos got so many views? Obviously the first thing that you will want to focus on is producing high-quality and entertaining content. You can put in countless hours of promotion on an uninteresting video and you will still get nowhere, create something that people actually want to watch. Something many users often overlook is how powerful annotations can be. Annotations are simply the small text bubbles that appear on people’s videos that encourage users to do things like thumbs-up or subscribe to that channel. There are countless tips that you can follow to help increase your overall exposure. The infographic below created by RealViews4U explains how to gain more YouTube Views naturally by optimizing your content.