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Umbrella Vs. Soft Box Lighting for Video [Reel Rebel #48]

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Soft box lighting and umbrella lighting aren't lights...they're light diffusion. So which one is better for your shoot? Here are some rules-of-thumb, but in the end, you'll need to test them both out to get that look you need. Understanding what they are is half the battle.

Marketers Should Use TrueView Ads on YouTube [Creator's Tip #103]

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Here's exactly why you should be using TrueView ads when you set up a YouTube marketing campaign, as illustrated by Greg Jarboe in this week's Creator's Tip. Jarboe has seen why these ads are incredibly powerful in today's YouTube advertising.

How to Blur Faces in Adobe Premiere [ReelRebel #47]

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There are many reasons to blur out people's faces: protect their identity or privacy, or if they didn't sign a talent release for your broadcast. You can use it any time you need to blur anything out. This is how to use it in Adobe Premiere.

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About AdWords for Video* (*But Were Afraid to Ask) [Creator's Tip #102]

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In this week's Creator's Tip, we go long! We get BLASTmedia's Ryan Noel to tell us everything about AdWords for Video: where to start, who to target, where the ads will appear, the frequency at which they will appear, and so on. Follow this video to start becoming a master.

Video is No Longer an Option, It's Go**amn Mandatory

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Visitors to the ReelSEO Video Marketing Summit were given a strong introduction to the proceedings with a video from Bonfire Labs, which declared that, "Video Is Mandatory." Here's a look at the video, and once you've seen it...is video mandatory?

How to Use Color Correction in Adobe Premiere with the Fast Color Corrector [ReelRebel #46]

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You want to learn how to color correct your images in a quick and easy way? Well, you can, but remember it takes lots of practice over the years to get everything right. But the Fast Color Corrector in Premiere will point you in the right direction.

10 Ways of Engaging Your Viewers on YouTube [Creator's Tip #101]

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How do you get people talking about your content in a meaningful way, and getting all the social value out of YouTube that you can--driving engagement and creating a community of people who actively care about your content? Well, here are ten awesome ways to do that.

How to Create YouTube URLs for Specific Video Content [Creator's Tip #100]

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Do you want a specific URL using a specific tag that shows up frequently in your videos and group them into one big playlist or page? Here's how to find it. You can categorize your videos in a number of ways using this handy tip.

Stabilize Shaky Footage with Adobe Premiere [Reel Rebel #45]

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So you have some footage that has just a little more shake than you'd like. Fortunately for you, you have some options in post-production through Adobe Premiere's Warp Stabilizer feature. Just remember, fix that before you get to this point next time.

Three Proven YouTube Best-Practices to Drive Views [Creator's Tip #99]

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We talk to Rob Sandie at vidIQ about three simple practices that can help drive views. While good content is a great place to start, this is how you can position it to thrive. And there's all sorts of statistics to back it up. Boom.

How to Create the Sin City Effect in Adobe Premiere [ReelRebel #44]

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Getting that black and white and just one other color effect is easy when you follow these steps in Adobe Premiere (Final Cut Pro is similar). It's a color correction technique that has been used in movies like Sin City and Pleasantville and you can use it when you want to do something a little creative with your video.

How to Upload Lots of Videos Without Spamming Your Subscribers [Creator's Tip #98]

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Sometimes you want to upload lots of videos to your channel, or you want to upload video responses. How do you make it so that certain videos don't go to your subscriber boxes? This simple tip will allow you to upload videos you want to make public, but bypass notifying your subscribers.

Optimizing Your Social Links and Avatar on Your YouTube Channel [Creator's Tip #97]

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If you're simply asking the viewers of your YouTube channel to come visit your Facebook page, or your Twitter, then your social media calls-to-action could use some improvement . Also, you might want to pay a little more attention to that avatar, buddy.

How to Back-Light the Subject of Your Video [Reel Rebel #43]

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Backlighting the subjects of your video can raise production value in many ways, and we're going to give you three of them. Backlighting can raise the production value of your videos and...well, just make your videos look cool.

How to Increase YouTube Watch Time by Linking to Playlists [Creator's Tip #96]

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YouTube changed their algorithm not long ago to emphasize watch time, which simply means keeping viewers watching videos as long as possible. It means your videos start getting favored where YouTube pushes videos. Linking to playlists is one way this can get accomplished.