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Video Misuse and the Law

What You Can Do When Your Video is Misused Online

Cyberbullying and nonconsensual pornography (otherwise known as “revenge porn”) are two of the most common ways in which videos are misused online to harm...

How to Get Shares on Your Facebook Video

With 1.01 billion daily active users on it’s platform, Facebook is the world’s largest social network. Users young and old use the site as...
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How to plan a live stream

When producing a video, it's essential to plan and prepare adequately, so your shoot goes off without a hitch. However, how does your typical production compare...
How to Make Your Live-Streams Better

How to Conduct an Amazing Livestream

One of the key factors to think about when you start planning your live-streaming is what content you want to put out. Not everything...
It’s a tricky game, but selling your videos online can help you reach a larger audience and greater success.

Distribution in the Post-DVD Era

DVDs are still wonderful to many of us movie-lovers. You can hold them, enjoy the artwork, and display your collection on a shelf. You...
Freebooting: What to do if Someone Steals your Video

Freebooting: What to do if someone steals your video

In a nutshell Freebooting is when someone steals your content and uploads it to the web, and it’s a violation of copyright lawYour best defense...
There is no magical step-by-step recipe to create a YouTube goldmine, but developing a loyal audience is a big step in the right direction.

Building YouTube Profits: How to Attract and Retain Loyal Viewers

In this article we’ll explore how to grow a dedicated audience to help ensure your channel is profitable. Find Your Niche First and foremost, you have...

4 ways to get more YouTube subscribers

Let’s face it, in the world of YouTube, content is king. Successful YouTube channels serve up fresh content that loyal viewers rush to experience. But how do you get to that point?
Instagram presents a unique opportunity with its delivery of three different aspect ratios.

How to export video for Instagram

Instagram is a prolific platform for sharing video, but the nuts and bolts of Instagram video are something of a mystery. The platform makes the...
Big Talk: The Power of Illusion in Building Your Vlog

Big Talk: The Power of Illusion in Building Your Vlog

When it comes to vlogging or talk-show style video formats, this “dress for success” mentality translates into producing videos in anticipation of the audience...

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Church Video Production

How to Plan a Production (Free for Non-Members) Planning is vital to the success of any production. Without a plan, your video likely won’t succeed...

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MOV vs. MP4: Which video format should you use?

It's time to pit two popular video formations against each other: MOV vs. MP4. We will help you decide which format is right for your videos.
YouTube bitrate

What is the best bitrate for YouTube videos?

If you want to optimize the quality of your YouTube videos and the experience watching them, you need to use the best bitrate.
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How to make money on Twitch

Twitch offers a lot of opportunities to new streamers looking to earn some money off their streams. Here's how to make money on Twitch.

Your guide to live graphics for livestreams

Graphics are certainly an element that raises the professional look of your livestream. Graphics add more than just looks, however. Studies indicate that people remember more if they can see and hear information. If you want your message to stick when livestreaming, you need...

Livestreaming strategies to boost your next stream

Having a livestreaming strategy will effectively increase your reach, viewership and ultimately the success of your brand.

What you need to know about RTMP and livestreaming protocols

Often, when something technical works as it should, we don't give much thought to how or why it works. This may be especially true when it comes to RTMP and livestreaming protocols.

Livestream settings: How to get the most out of your stream

Over the past few years, livestreaming has exploded in popularity, thanks to a combination of social media channels and networks like Twitch and YouTube,...

3 streaming setups to amp up your livestreaming game

If you want to start livestreaming, or you're looking to step up your game, we have three livestreaming setups for you to try.

Everything you need to know about HDR livestreams

HDR livestreams are becoming more common, but what does it take to stream in HDR? We're here to cover everything you need to know.

Everything you need to know about livestreaming

The popularity of livestreaming continues to increase and isn't slowing down. We're here to show you the best strategies and techniques.

Your guide to livestreaming platforms – which is the best for...

In any industry, whenever an invention shows it has the potential to be successful or lucrative, competitors will always show up. The intention is...

Socially distanced video production

Content creators have always been an innovative bunch. For example, just about every studio has a few apple boxes around. It's the perfect tool...
submitting to film festivals: should you send in a film that isn't done?

Submitting to film festivals: Can you submit unfinished work?

Submitting unfinished work to a film festival is not advised. However, it is still an option for many wanting to see their picture make the deadline.
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Cheapest livestreaming setup for home professionals

There are loads of ways to livestream, but we are going to keep it simple today. Our goal is to give you the cheapest...