YouTube Has Outshined Every Other Social Network In 2013

image - YouTube ShinesSo far 2013 has been the year that YouTube has stepped up to the plate. It is no longer just a place where people post videos of kittens being cute or your crazy Aunt Helen dancing on a table. Nope, YouTube has become a staple tool for every type of marketer. It’s a place where you will find big brands posting new product demonstrations all the way to the small blogger showing you how to use a tool. [Read more…]

The Difference Between Hangouts And Hangouts On Air (HoA)

Should You Hangout or Hangout On Air?

image - Hangouts On AirWell, that depends on what you want out of it. Do you just want to talk with your friends and family in “private” or do you want the entire world to have access to what you are saying and showing? Maybe you got an invite to a Hangouts on Air event, but you can’t figure out how to get in, and all you can do is watch. This article and video answers common questions on the difference between the two types of G+ Hangouts and help you decide which is best for you. [Read more…]

Gmail’s New Inbox Tabs

Gmail TabsGmail rolled out a new feature that puts TABS at the top of your Gmail. These tabs are named Primary, Social, Promotions, Updates, Forums and Stared.

To see if you have the New Tabs feature in your Gmail,

Open your Gmail and Click the “Gear” in the Upper Right. Then you should see the text Configure Inbox. Once you click that, you can choose which tabs to show. [Read more…]

9 Suggestions When Using Green Screen With Videos

Greenscreen example before adding a backgroundHave you ever wanted to have a more exciting background for your videos, but just can’t get out and film at all those cool places? Maybe you would like your subject’s background to be more fitting for the topic at hand?

With the help of a green screen, you can transform yourself anywhere you want (or so it looks like you are somewhere). Ok, to do this you also have to have a few other things and we will go through them in this video and post. These are tips and suggestions. Every studio/house/location will need to be adjusted for; there is no exact measurements for where to place things. Just get your screen and play with it and soon you will understand how it works and what to look for when setting up. [Read more…]

YouTube To Push One Channel Layout

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One ChannelFor all of you Youtubers who have put off setting up your One Channel layout get ready to do it anyway. YouTube has announced that ALL YouTube channels will get the “new” layout on June 5, 2013.

You may as well embrace the new layout and get your channel art and trailer made now. It will save you the rush of doing it once your channel gets changes by YouTube. It really isn’t that hard or that terrible.

The one channel layout looks so much cleaner that viewers can actually find what videos they want to watch rather than being distracted by a background or mess of random videos. [Read more…]