What are long-form videos?
Long-form videos can be any video with a longer duration than the typical videos on its distribution channel. There are no standards strictly in place but the usual cut-off in some places is 8 minutes.
With the rise in access to the internet, videos have become more extremely popular. Facebook has been trying to push long-form videos. Facebook has been investing a substantial amount in long-form video content.
Long-form videos and SEO
Long-form videos provide advantages in Video SEO. Any in-depth video covers a lot of topics, hence it becomes more appropriate to add long-tailed keywords to the video metadata. Long-form videos also increase the duration of time people spend on your website. This sends positive engagement to the search engines.