What really makes a video go viral? Can we control it? Kevin Allocca, YouTube’s Trends Managers, gives us some valuable insight.Read more "How Videos Go Viral"
If you want to be a filmmaker, you have to make films. Here are two up-coming competitions you should seriously consider. They offer amazing exposure and one of them has a half-million dollar grand prize and the opportunity to be produced by Ridley Scott!Read more "YouTube and Leadercast Film Competitions"
The good news is more people realize the value of video. The bad news is, more of them are doing it themselves. 5 tips on how to survive in such a market.Read more "Demand for Video: The Good News and Bad News"
To offset the weakened SEO potential from embedding YouTube or Vimeo videos, keep these tips in mind.Read more "Making the Most out of YouTube and Vimeo Embedding"
If you’re using YouTube or some other similar video sharing site to embed your videos, you are killing your SEO potential. A revealing look at video SEO I bet most of you never knew.Read more "Maximizing Your SEO with Video"
Today on the show we have the co-creator of the YouTube sensation LonelyGirl15, Mesh Flinders. We cover everything from the making of the show, social media & filmmaking, film festivals and more.Read more "LonelyGirl15 Co-Creator Mesh Flinders on Crossing the 180"
Today on Crossing the 180 we have UK filmmaker, music video impresario, and YouTube “game player” himself, Robin “El Skid” Schmidt.Read more "Featured Filmmaker Friday – Robin “El Skid” Schmidt"
YouTube has become so much more than just a site filled with viral videos of cute kittens or toddlers stoned on laughing gas. It’s a place where some amazing filmmakers go post work that is highly entertaining and inspirational. Today I continue my series on online filmmakers with Matt Koval, one of the winners of […]Read more "Featured Filmmaker Friday – Matt Koval"
Today on the show we have The Bui Brothers: photographers, filmmakers, and social media mavens extraordinaire. Are they REALLY brothers? Find out today.Read more "Crossing the 180 #43 – The Bui Brothers"
We’ve come to the end of our international excursion of interviewing foreign filmmakers. It’s been quite a ride. Today’s guest brings us back to North America to Toronto, ONT. In fact, our guest today is the perfect bridge between the foreign filmmaker series and the next series I’m doing on YouTubers. Today we have Tom […]Read more "Filmmaker Friday with YouTuber Tom Antos (Crossing the 180 #39)"