Don’t Quit in the Dip

Have you given up on something? Already failed your New Year's Resolutions? You probably quit in the "dip" (the worst possible time to quit, because you're so close to breaking through). Seth Godin popularized this idea with his book The Dip: A Little Book That Teaches You When to Quit. Let's talk about "the dip" … Continue reading Don’t Quit in the Dip

Mic Review: Blue Yeti vs $27 Mic (Plus how to podcast for FREE!)

Are you paying money to podcast? You shouldn't - you can do it for free! And if you need a nice microphone, don't bother buying one for $100+ when you can get a great one for just $27. Check out the video to learn how to podcast for free, and see a comparison of the … Continue reading Mic Review: Blue Yeti vs $27 Mic (Plus how to podcast for FREE!)

Mic Review: iPhone XS Max vs Rode VideoMic Pro

How do the microphones compare between the iPhone XS Max and the Rode VideoMic Pro? If you're thinking of shooting video on a DSLR vs. the new 2018 flagship iPhone, you'd better understand the microphones you're working with. How do you think they compare? Watch the video below to find out! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q5HIFbSpzDo

You Need to Use a Script for Your Videos

Before you think about creating your next video, be sure to write down some notes or at least a few bullets to serve as your script and outline. Without a script, you're going to ramble on too long, not get your point across quick enough, and have a hard time editing your footage in post-production. … Continue reading You Need to Use a Script for Your Videos

The Best Way to Remove Video Noise from Bad Footage

In one of my first videos on the channel I gave a brief overview of how the best YouTubers remove noise and grain from their video footage, but I wanted to do another video showing some better examples of how amazing the tool really is. If you've never heard of Neat Video, welcome to the … Continue reading The Best Way to Remove Video Noise from Bad Footage

How to Podcast for Free (Plus, a great $27 mic!)

It's nearly 2019. Are you paying money to podcast? You shouldn't - you can do it for free! It all starts with Anchor, an awesome and 100% free podcast hosting platform. The rest is a piece of cake. You just need great content and a decent microphone to record your audio. If you're just starting out, … Continue reading How to Podcast for Free (Plus, a great $27 mic!)

How long should your YouTube videos be?

Which is best? Short and sweet, or long form? If you podcast, long form is the norm. If you tweet, it’s short and sweet. YouTube falls in the middle. Lots of us say what we need to say and cut out the rest. But other creators regularly take their audience on 15 or 20 minute … Continue reading How long should your YouTube videos be?