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This is What Really Happens After You Leave the Audition Room
Acting 20th Jul 2017

acting, acting tips, acting advice, auditions, audition advice

What went wrong? Why didn’t you get the part? What really happens after the audition? Well, once you leave the room, let’s just say the politics begin
Streamlabs, A Popular Monetization Tool For Live Broadcasters, Adds Facebook Integration
Social Media 13th Jul 2017

social media, Streamlabs, Twitch, Youtube, Microsoft‘s Mixer.

Streamlabs, a massively popular revenue-collecting platform for live creators, announced today compatibility with Facebook Live.
Slime Videos Take Off On YouTube, With A Top Channel Earning $200,000 In One Month
Social Media 30th Jun 2017

social media, YouTube, slime

Move over, toy unboxers and bizarre Spiderman/Elsa cosplayers — there’s a new trend in the world of children’s videos, and no, I’m not talking about fidget spinners.
Facebook Is Reportedly Ready To Pay Up To $3 Million Per Episode For High-End Original Shows
Finance & Funding 29th Jun 2017

social media, Facebook

Facebook is trying to compete with the Netflixes and Amazon Primes of the world, and in order to build a strong library of original content, it appears to be ready to shell out quite a bit of money. According to a new report from the Wall Street Journal,
New VideoBomb App Lets Users Insert Themselves Into Popular Music Videos
Other 15th Jun 2017

social media, VideoBomb

“Videobombing” involves inserting oneself into a video that is focusing on something else (this is my personal favorite example.) The act — a close cousin of photobombing — is the basis for a new app called VideoBomb,
YouTube Updates Its Guidelines For Advertiser-Friendly Content To Offer More Thorough Info To Creators
Social Media 6th Jun 2017

social media, YouTube

The recent tug-of-war between YouTube, its ad partners, and its creative community remains a hot topic of conversation in online video circles, and creators and their associates have urged YouTube to offer solutions for sitewide drops in ad revenue.
Vidme Launches Paid Subscription Option To Diversify Creator Revenue Streams
Distribution 15th May 2017

social media, Vidme, VOD, Video on Demand

Vidme, which provides a service that’s a cross between YouTube and Reddit — in that videos can be posted across various categories including gaming, animation, and movies — will now let users pay to subscribe to their favorite channels.
YouTube: Number Of Channels With 1 Million Subscribers Has Grown 75% Since Last Year
Social Media 11th May 2017

social media, YouTube

YouTube announced that there are now 75% more channels that have surpassed 1 million subscribers than there were last year
Twitch Broadening Monetization To “Tens Of Thousands” Of Creators With Affiliate Program
Social Media 26th Apr 2017

social media, Twitch

The company has announced the launch of its Affiliate Program, which will broaden monetization to “tens of thousands” of non-partnered channels.
YouTube Announces Restricted Mode Updates In Response To Outcry From LGBT Creators
Social Media 25th Apr 2017

social media, YouTube

Last month, a significant number of creators within YouTube’s LGBT community complained that some of their videos were not appearing in Restricted Mode, the YouTube interface that screens out content that is violent, profane, sexually explicit, or otherwise intended for mature audience.