There’s something to be said for a 9-5 in terms of time management. Now, before you start emptying water jugs and throwing toner cartridges at me, hear me out. In an office full of cubicles, memos, and staff meetings, someone else is ultimately in charge of your time. There’s a schedule for breaks and time off, and the amount of time you spend on social media is surely being policed in one way or another. None of this is ideal; I understand that. But it does take a good load of the responsibility off of your shoulders. As a freelancer, you get to set the alarm clock for whatever time you want in the morning. You’re in charge of your vacations, and you are the one who decides when it’s lunch time. But on top of that, you are also the person who has to set and meet deadlines instead of watching half a day’s worth of cat videos. Okay, so you want to watch 75 minutes of cats nonchalantly batting cups of coffee off of countertops? No problem, I do too, … [Read more...] about 11 Awesome Productivity Hacks and Time Management Tips
Video blogging is rising in 2016, and whenever you search for any query in Youtube, you will see at least one results from Video. Undoubtedly videos are getting popular day by day and so is video blogging. None the less video curation if done right can make great money for you. Sites like Upworthy, Scoopwhoop, Buzzfeed are making millions a month just by sharing videos which are viral and by native advertising. I’m not going to dig deeper into their earning methods here and let me share some of the best Video WordPress themes which you can use right now for your video blog. I have hand-picked those WordPress themes which you can use right away without any second thought. These video themes are designed with all essential design elements and are responsive in nature. After all, you can’t afford to ignore your smartphone and tablet readers. I have also tried searching for few free video WP themes, but I couldn’t find anything which I personally use. Most of the free … [Read more...] about 7 Modern & Best WordPress Video Themes For Video Blogs
Video marketing is one of the most popular form of marketing, and it’s not only have potential to go viral, but it also helps in improving the online visibility of your brand. Youtube being one of the most popular free video hosting site, is the best place to start with your video marketing efforts. As a blogger, you might got into this situation, when you wanted another users to have rights to submit videos to your Youtube channel, and only way to get it done is by sharing your YouTube channel username and password with the other user. Needless to say, this adds potential security risk for your account, and you might not be very comfortable doing this. Specially, when your YouTube account is also linked to Gmail account, giving someone access to YouTube account means, he has access to all your Google properties. I’m sure in near future, YouTube will add feature like Contributor and roles, which will solve the problem, but for now we have one more solution to this problem, … [Read more...] about How to Let Others Contribute Videos to your YouTube Channel?
YouTube came into existence in 2005 and very smartly was purchased by Google for approximately 1.6 billion dollars, even before it was booking any profits. Credit to the popularity of YouTube goes to its easy video hosting and sharing services. You are not only able to view and upload videos but you can add comments and subscribe to your favorite producers. Actually, YouTube opens the doors for individuals and businesses to bring a message or product to millions of potential customers. Though we all are aware of its benefits superficially, let me shed some more light on it and dig those benefits deeper. Earlier I have noticed many brands used 3rd party video hosting sites to host their videos, but with the increasing populairty of Youtube and direct search engine benefits of hosting videos on Youtube, almost all popular brand switched to Youtube and using it for branding and exposure. If you are an individual blogger, corporate company or a small video editing firm, if you are using a … [Read more...] about 8 Great Benefits Of Using YouTube For Video Hosting
My (and probably your) digital life is all about Mail, Contacts, Calendar, Notes, Reminder, Cloud, Planner, and (Some) Social Media apart from work. To organize it further, I have an app/service for each category. That’s Gmail (for Mails), Google Contacts (for Contacts), Google Calendar (for Calendar), Evernote (for Notes), Google Tasks (for Reminders), Google Drive (for Cloud Storage), Google Reader (for news updates) and all those social media stuff like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn etc. Now that I have an iPhone, I spent almost a month organizing apps. I’ve installed and removed several apps several times. Today, I hope that it’s all perfect and I got what I want from my phone. But it may not be the same tomorrow if better apps are introduced. For me my smartphone is not just a mobile it’s something that makes my life easier. This time I decided to go for an iPhone (Sorry, Nokia) as I wanted to increase my productivity and organize my digital life in better … [Read more...] about 25 Best Free iPhone Apps 2012 That Organize My Digital Life