I have an acquaintance that offers voice-over business consulting services primarily to those who are new to the voiceover profession. In his usually very sound advice he advocates offering VO, narration, and voice acting services through freelance marketplace websites.
He actually suggests setting up profiles and offering gigs in not one website, but in as many sites as possible – and I’m totally on board with that.
Yesterday he posted a video in which he advocated offering freelance voice services through gig economy websites but then he said something odd. Continue reading “5 Reasons Why Freelancers MUST Promote their Gigs (and What Happens When They Don’t)”
Whether it’s offering customers a unique gift idea or a quick and easy promotional piece, here is an extensive list of freelance job ideas for video editors, videographers, and entrepreneurial filmmakers that I have broken down into several categories. Get started making money by creating video content or offering your video-related services today! Continue reading “70 Job Ideas for Freelance Video Editors, Videographers and Other Freelancers”
Getting video ranked on the first page of Google is obviously the goal for anyone using video content and video marketing in their overall business or sales strategy. You’ve probably heard it before, “If you are not on the 1st page of Google, you’re not going to be found.” It’s probably true. Think about it, when was the last time you searched past the first page of search results? Continue reading “The 4 “Must-Haves” to Get Video Ranked on the First Page of Google”
If you’re not one of YouTube’s ONE BILLION active users a month and are yet familiar, YouTube is a video hosting and sharing website that allows any registered video creator to publish a video channel to which they can upload, view and share videos. Creators work to build YouTube channel subscribers, who are essentially fans. Registered users can watch, like and comment on these videos as well as subscribe to content creators’ channels. Unregistered user can only view videos on YouTube. Continue reading “How to Get More YouTube Channel Subscribers Fast, FREE and Easy!”
“How do I make more money as a filmmaker, freelance videographer or in my video editing business?” is the number one, most frequently asked question we hear – and it is an important question!
The careers of professional videographers and freelance entrepreneurial filmmakers most often begin with the love of a casual hobby. Videos meant to preserve the precious moments spent with family and friends become the catalyst for improving techniques and upgrading equipment. From this is born the desire to make a little extra money with their hobby. Continue reading “5 Ways to Make More Money as a Video Editor, Videographer or Filmmaker”
A common misconception is that you have to form a full-time business in order to find opportunities to make money with your drone. This isn’t true. There are literally dozens of drone business ideas out there for even part-time video entrepreneurs. Freelance UAV pilots and aerial filmmakers are making money with drones even outside of the traditional businesses while selling their services through online marketplaces. Continue reading “Drone Business Ideas for Marketplace Websites”
I just finished reading an interesting and insightful article, “If You Are Still Ignoring YouTube, You’re Missing Out (Again) on Being a Leader”, by INfluencer Tara Hunt here on LinkedIn. This is the first time I’ve come across any of her material; she breaks down the world of vlogging and social media through her own YouTube channel and articles she is publishing on LinkedIn. She creates content that is both personable and really easy to understand. Continue reading “Using Video to Establish Yourself as an Expert in Your Field”
For new freelancers, starting a freelancing business is one of the simplest ways to make money online without having to spend your time at the office every day. You can set your own workplace, your own work time, your own clients, and even your own earnings. This is why freelancing is becoming one of the most popular businesses that people have, especially those who love to work at home.
However, new freelancers often face various challenges in their freelancing business, which usually discourage them from continuing on their path. If you are a new freelancer, how can you overcome these challenges? Continue reading “7 Common Problems New Freelancers Face and How To Fix Them Quickly”
Do you have a passion for all things art? Do you love to paint or sculpt or draw? Wouldn’t it be great to make money making art while doing what you love to do?
There is a plethora of ways you can use your passion to make money in this day and age? Some people say that today, anything can be monetized and, other than online get rich quick schemes, I’d have to agree with them. If you have a passion in video games, you can make money playing video games. If you have a passion in writing, you can make money writing. If you have a passion in arts, you can make money with art. The keys to building a successful business that you love are to base the business on your passion and continue to attract potential clients. Continue reading “How to Create a Successful Business Based on Your Artistic Passion”