♥ To compress my videos, I use the “Handbrake” program. This is a FREE download, which you can get here: Handbrake If you choose to use this and need help with your settings, feel free to contact me and I’ll let you know which settings I use.
♥ I LOVE using PicMonkey to edit all my photos and to create my video thumbnails. There is a FREE version, which is great, but I do use the paid version, as I use PicMonkey daily in my business. PicMonkey
♥ The work lamp that I use when I’m filming my videos is from IKEA: Tertial Lamp
♥ The long LED bar lamp I use is a “BARRINA” brand, which can be found on Amazon HERE.
♥ My tripod is a Velbon X Video, bought years ago from an office stationery store.
♥ The tripod adapter that I use to hold my cell phone while filming can be found on Amazon here: Vastar Tripod Phone Mount Adapter
♥ Once I have published my video to YouTube, I use Constant Contact to send the video to all my newsletter subscribers, customers and YouTube followers who have signed up for my newsletter. I’ve used Constant Contact for more than a decade and it’s been a game-changer in my business for me. To get a FREE 60-day trial (and a 30% discount after that), click on my link here: Constant Contact Free Trial (no credit card required)
April 18, 2020 Update:
Enjoy the day, stay safe and HAPPY CREATING!