iOS 11 Instant Markup Made Simple
Most casual users of iOS devices don’t know the power they hold in their hands. Whether it comes to content creation, paying for purchases using Apple Pay, or advanced features for social media, most people are still using their device as a phone and messaging device only. The instant markup feature of iOS 11 is…
YouTube Has New Rules for Punishing Big YouTubers Who Bring Harm to the Platform
On February 9, YouTube announced new rules and punishments for larger YouTubers that bring the platform into disrepute. In their most recent YouTube Creator Blog post, YouTube listed a number of measures it was taking to “prevent harm” to the broader YouTube community, in the wake of the recent Logan Paul contreversy. In the video…
YouTube Playlists Video Tutorial
Most new YouTubers overlook the power of Playlists to help their channel grow. It’s a power feature provided by YouTube and many seem to overlook it’s ability to help increase watch time and visibility of your channel. In this video tutorial, Doug shares how to create and update Playlists using the iOS apps, browser, and…
Canva Online – Artwork Creation for the Masses
A lot of people who do YouTube have need for tools for artwork creation. Basics like Channel Art and video Thumbnails are a staple of any YouTuber. That extends to any content creator, regardless of social media platform, blog site or e-commerce site. A real nifty service is called Canva. Whatever your need, Canva…
YouTube Crack Down on Platform Abuse
Yesterday, YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki posted 2 articles regarding what action YouTube will be taking in regards to various abuses of the YouTube platform. We’re talking about inappropriate content and behaviour in regards to extremist content, content taking advantage of children, etc. In the video below, I look at the article posted on the YouTube…
Getting Your YouTube Profile Picture Updated via Your Mobile Device
A lot of YouTube creators first starting out are running everything from their mobile devices. Whether a tablet or mobile phone, they are shooting, editing and managing their channels from their portable device. There are plenty of apps out there to help creators do just about everything on their devices – YouTube’s Creator Studio app,…
YouTube Monetisation Updated!
More YouTube news! Just a week after picking up on a YouTube tid-bit regarding monetisation – the information is here. YouTube have updated their monetisation processes today – hopefully less yellow low/no monetisation symbols and more green! My summary is in the video below, and in addition, I have provided the links to the post…
Background Removal using Photoshop Mix – Revisited!
A few months back, I created a video tutorial for cutting out people/objects using Photoshop Mix on iOS and Android. Whilst it was a good start, I did not cover all the features of the Cut-Out Tool in any great detail. This updated tutorial (below), will outline all the options so that you have better…
YouTube Monetisation AI News
Hot of the press, some interesting news regarding the YouTube Advertising/Monetisation AI that I came across earlier today.