Category Archives: Tips & Tutorials

How to earn more money on YouTube: Christmas 2013

How to earn more money on YouTube: Christmas 2013

A little over a year ago I joined the Exonia Network, which meant I could begin monetising views on my YouTube channel. So far, so good: people view my videos and I get paid a little bit of money whenever someone views/clicks on an advert. You won’t see me retiring to a yacht in theContinue Reading

How to get more views on YouTube videos: titles & tags

How to get more views on YouTube videos: titles & tags

This post covers episode 3 of my “how to get more views on YouTube” video series. As a really quick recap, my day job is teaching people about search engine optimisation (SEO), which is the art of getting websites to the top of Google and other search engines. YouTube is the second biggest search engineContinue Reading

How to make a “subscribe to” link on YouTube

How to make a “subscribe to” link on YouTube

My YouTube channel recently surpassed 10,000 monthly views, meaning I was eligible for partnership via the Exonia Network. Amongst other things, this means I can upload a custom background. Special thanks go to Muky69 for reaching out to me and offering to make one free of charge. As per this video, I won’t link toContinue Reading

How to get more views on YouTube videos

How to get more views on YouTube videos

Some of you may already know this; some of you may not. In the “real world” I am paid to teach people the art of Search Engine Optimisation In a nutshell, website SEO is about three things: on-site content, off-site content and “code”. Click on the link to see a more detailed description of theseContinue Reading

How to access the YouTube PS3 app (outside the US)

How to access the YouTube PS3 app (outside the US)

My 4 year old boy absolutely loves cartoons and, when it comes to the likes of Tom & Jerry, Batfink, Looney Tunes and Scooby Doo, nothing beats YouTube. As you are probably aware, YouTube XL is absolutely shocking, which is why I choose to access my playlists via the PlayStation’s web browser. Unfortunately this isContinue Reading

Recording Black Ops 2 without a capture card (Theatre Mode Highlight Reel)

Recording Black Ops 2 without a capture card (Theatre Mode Highlight Reel)

Earlier this month I tried to answer the question “how to record Black Ops 2 gameplay” and, despite the fact I did so 11 days before the game was released, came pretty close to the mark. In short, I concluded that you are going to need a capture card if you want to record BlackContinue Reading

AVerMedia Game Capture HD: Sony Vegas set-up guide

AVerMedia Game Capture HD: Sony Vegas set-up guide

Earlier this week ManOfJude messaged me for some assistance with the AVerMedia Game Capture HD & Sony Vegas. Please do take a moment to check out his channel – he just posted his first English commentary: until now he has only recorded in his native Czech! I started typing a response but realised it wasContinue Reading

How to record Black Ops 2 gameplay

How to record Black Ops 2 gameplay

There are just 11 days until Black Ops 2 is released and, much like the original, it has a built in Theatre Mode which will automatically record your multiplayer gameplay.  In addition, Treyarch have responded to community feedback and added in the ability to capture your Call of Duty: Zombies exploits. Recording Black Ops II footageContinue Reading

How to record Call of Duty Commentaries

How to record Call of Duty Commentaries

This tutorial was made with the intention of addressing poor sound quality in the Sony Playstation 3 version of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, however there are far more useful applications to the technique described below. The solution is pretty simple: you can avoid using PSN chat by hooking up your headset to Skype.Continue Reading