“Hmmm… who do I know from Mount Airy, Maryland?”
“Why would the IRS leave me a message?”
“How can I be calling MYSELF?”
Robocalling is out. of. control. Most people I know have become so accustomed to avoiding them that they’ve completely stopped answering their phone unless they 100% recognize the caller.… Get the scoop...
As you guys know, I’m creating a new half-day course and guide to teach people how to make cool videos. Here are three of the new resources I’m writing about in the guide this week.
Create Fake Texting Stories
Since texting is so much a part of our lives, making an eye-catching video of a texting conversation is a great way to get someone’s attention for marketing or social media.… Get the scoop...
If you don’t want to read this post, here’s the spoiler:
OMG stop reusing your passwords!!
Ok, now I can start.
This morning I was logging into Skype because I had a podcast interview, and Microsoft asked me to verify my identity.… Get the scoop...
This week I had too much fun playing with mosaic tools. These are the programs that will take hundreds of your photos and morph them into one giant photo.
Mosaics are great for…
- Family photo montages
- Showcasing a related group of images, such as images from one location or a timeline of shots over the years
- Engaging viewers with an interactive image experience
- And illustrating the concept that the parts make up the whole, as in our clients make us who we are
Things to know
- Mosaics require a lot of photos — plan on 150+.
The Internet Archive calls itself “a non-profit library of millions of free books, movies, software, music, websites and more.”
It’s the home of the Wayback Machine, a search engine that lets you hop back in time to see any website as it appeared years ago, such as the humble beginnings of this site:
But the site goes way, way beyond archiving websites.… Get the scoop...
For about $200 a year (~$17 a month), I have access to hundreds of thousands of all kinds of content that a small business might need:
- Video footage
- Presentation templates
- WordPress website templates
- WordPress plugins
- Audio files
- And more, more, more
Envato Elements is the very first place I look when I am creating anything that needs a graphic element.… Get the scoop...
“The Mother of All Breaches”
“Biggest EVER collection of breached data”
“An astonishing 773 million records exposed”
“Ooh, this is a big one.”
Do any of these headlines get your attention? The site HaveIBeenPwnd discovered a cache of emails and passwords called “Collection #1.” The data included records from previous hacks as well as millions of data points that had not previously been known.… Get the scoop...
Ok, you guys. This is really getting weird.
When I moved to Nashville, I used an app called Sortly to organize my packing. I took pictures of everything I was packing so I could organize it in the app and find it later.… Get the scoop...
When I posted this picture the other day, many people wrote to ask if I could share how I put together my home office video studio.
You want it, you got it. BUT FIRST… you have to see this 10-minute video that shows you the whole set up and talks about the settings and options, as well as the process for the green screen magic.… Get the scoop...