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How to Make a Video on YouTube

by M. Usman


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Table of ContentsPrefaceChapter 1: Come up with an IdeaVlogsReviewsComedyTutorialsChapter 2: Tools You NeedCamcorderPhoneWebcamDedicated camcorderAudioStorageA Good ComputerHeadphonesChapter 3: Introduction to LightingMake your videos during the dayShoot from different anglesPlay with different settingsRecording in Artificial LightKey lightFill lightBacklightChapter 4: Tips on Recording Your VoicesSpeak clearlySpeak loudlyMic must be close to the subjectClose windows and doorsRecord when people are in bedChapter 5: Tips to Enhance Your VideoHave a tripodStay away from digital zoomUse wide shots sparinglyShoot from different anglesPay attention to the backgroundHave enough storageHave spare batteriesChapter 6: Introduction to EditingA computerSoftwareTake multiple shotsShots should not be too long or too shortAdd effects necessarilyAdd an intro and endingChapter 7: Uploading a Video to YouTubeChapter 8: Promoting Your VideoTitle, description, and tags are importantUse social mediaAsk People to share, like, and commentAsk bloggers to share your videoEncourage people to subscribe to your channelMake lots of videosMake a blog post about the videoHire a YouTube marketerChapter 9: Making Money with YouTubePromote Your ProductsDo Affiliate MarketingMake Money with AdsFind a SponsorUse YouTube to Get Traffic to Your WebsiteConclusionReferencesAbout the AuthorPublisherPrefaceIt's normal to have doubts on whether your videos are worth showing to other people, let alone if you should upload them to YouTube. However, the truth is that there are no rules as to what makes a good video. If you enjoy watching it, then there is a good chance that others will also find it entertaining.But, YouTube is not just there so you can upload videos to entertain people. You can also use it to promote your website, promote a certain product, educate people, etc.Making it even better, the number of YouTube users has grown tremendously in recent years. For you, this is an opportunity to get your videos watched by a lot of people. Statistics show that YouTube gets 1 billion unique users every month.In this book, you will learn the steps you need to follow when you want to make a YouTube video. I will give you tips on how you can have better pictures as well as sounds. If you will be doing some editing, the book also has tips on that.You will also find info on promotion, making money with YouTube, lighting, and more.So without wasting any more time, let's get started. Millions are eagerly waiting to see your video.

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