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Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 18th February 2020, 05:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 176
Posted By spearce000
Re: Is Amazon S3 Reasonably Priced for Hosting a Video Course?

Yes, I use it to host all my courses. It's very reliable and the first year is free - after that it's dirt cheap.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th May 2018, 08:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 190
Posted By spearce000
Re: Crepe Material - Good For Green Screen?

The biggest problem with green screen (AKA chromakey) is getting the lighting even. Use an incident light meter to eliminate any hot-spots. A crepe material might work as it will absorb the light and...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 14th May 2018, 08:35 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,224
Posted By spearce000
Re: Where can I get legal pages for a site to conform to GDPR laws and Google's requirements for a s

You can find some good "boilerplate" templates here https://termsfeed.com/ (not an affiliate link). They offer both free and paid-for versions.

There's also some good information here:...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th January 2018, 10:54 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,482
Posted By spearce000
Re: Need Images? Don't "Borrow" Them From Web Sites. Free Images Galore Right Here!

Nice list. I use Pixabay and Wikimedia Commons a lot, but didn't know about the rest. Got this thread bookmarked! :)
Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Beginners Area 11th January 2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 907
Posted By spearce000
Re: How to promote a New Classifieds site

Buy a solo ad in a newsletter in your niche offering free or discounted listings to get the site filled with content. Then hire an SEO expert to help it show up in the SERPS.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 13th November 2017, 10:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 75
Posted By spearce000
Re: Free/cheap Wordpress slide-in for custom html / opt-ins?

Or you can search from within the plugins section of the the WordPress Dashboard and install the plugin right away.
Forum: Website Design 30th October 2017, 03:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 123
Posted By spearce000
Re: An olde geezer asks .....

I'm sure you'll find several perople is the Warriors for Hire section.

But better yet...

Upgrade your site from HTML to WordPress. You'll find a ton of free, responsive themes you can use to...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th October 2017, 09:29 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 820
Posted By spearce000
Re: How to promote a service business when you dont have much money?

Word of mouth is always the best advertising. As you're providing a service, ask your customers to recommend you in return for a discount on their next order. Failing that, a solo mailing to someone...
Forum: eCommerce Sites, Wholesaling & Drop Shipping 25th September 2017, 04:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 231
Posted By spearce000
Re: Toys R US filed for Bankruptcy. It lost to E-Commerce. Good News or Bad News for you.

To quote Bob Dylan:

Read the full lyrics here: https://www.azlyrics.com/lyrics/bobdylan/thetimestheyareachangin.html

Toys R Us (and those other retailers) didn't start swimming and have now...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 12th September 2017, 09:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 108
Posted By spearce000
Re: Good and reasonable priced wordpress security

I ran a WSO on this a while back - which you can now get for free in the War Room
https://www.warriorforum.com/war-room/934889-free-war-room-wordpress-security-wso-now-updated.html
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd August 2017, 10:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 121
Posted By spearce000
Re: How Was this Law Books Video Created? Powerpoint?

Looks like Adobe After Effects to me.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 1st August 2017, 09:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 411
Posted By spearce000
Re: What is the best 2D Animation explainer video software

I was a beta tester for VideoMakerFX, and it's pretty good. The only downside is you can't alter the timings of the animations - I don't know if that's just because I've got the beta version or not....
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 11th May 2017, 07:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 242
Posted By spearce000
Re: Video Marketing Strategies And YouTube Marketing Tips For Blogging Part 1

Excellent article! There's a lot of very good information here. One thing I would add, though, is to make sure the sound quality is good. Lots of people just concentrate on the pictures, but the...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th February 2017, 09:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 266
Posted By spearce000
YouTube to stop unskippable 30 second ads.

YouTube ditches unskippable 30-second ads - BBC News (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-39027650)

Good news from a viewer's perspective - personally I find the "unskippable" ones annoying - but...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 13th February 2017, 11:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 191
Posted By spearce000
Re: Media Coverage for a startup

If you're looking to develop contacts with journalists, a press release would probably be your best bet.
Forum: Wanted - Members Looking To Hire You 26th May 2015, 04:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 793
Posted By spearce000
Re: [Reviewers Wanted] For My Upcoming WSO

I would be interested in a review copy, and meet the criteria.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 12th May 2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 728
Posted By spearce000
Re: Video tutorials, yes/no?

Yes, they do. Often people only scan written instructions, but if they can SEE the product in action, it tends to make better sense to them

Depends on what needs to be shown, but between 5 and 15...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 1st May 2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 360
Posted By spearce000
Re: Wordpress.org - Please remind me

Once you've got your domain and hosting, you can install WordPress straight from Cpanel. Most hosting companies offer this now - and if they don't have Cpanel with Fantastico or Softalicilous, they...
Forum: Wanted - Members Looking To Hire You 28th April 2015, 09:20 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 685
Posted By spearce000
Re: [Reviews wanted] Web Series Secrets - My Film Friends Didn't Tell Me

Disclaimer: I received a review copy of Drea King's Webseries Secrets My Film Friends Didn't Tell Me.


As someone who has been in the film and video business for over 20 years, I can easily...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th April 2015, 04:23 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,121
Posted By spearce000
Re: Can a "worker bee" personality go far in internet marketing (or business in general)

Yes, but only if he/she partners up with someone who is intelligent or creative.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 15th April 2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,481
Posted By spearce000
Re: Embedding YouTube Videos Question

Here here! Absolutely right, but also look at it this way: When visitors see the YT logo, they know the content can be trusted.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 4th March 2015, 11:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,225
Posted By spearce000
Re: Can I edit creative commons videos OUTSIDE YouTube video editor?

There are lots of places on the Internet where you can get CC videos - not just YouTube. You would have to link to the source material manually if you're not using YT editor, but as long as you...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th February 2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 577
Posted By spearce000
Re: Wordpress Videos with PLR rights - can I post any of the video clip in my site and in You tube?

I think the licence makes it pretty clear. Uploading to YouTube would count as free IMHO.
Forum: Offline Marketing 24th February 2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,067
Posted By spearce000
Re: how do I get the owners names UK

If they're a limited company, you can try looking them up at Companies House Companies House WebCHeck (http://wck2.companieshouse.gov.uk//wcframe?name=accessCompanyInfo) or from Dun and Bradstreet...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 23rd February 2015, 05:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 861
Posted By spearce000
Re: ways to market a web design business

Try advertising offline. A classified ad in a newspaper or periodical read by your target audience can still deliver results in a cost effective way.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th February 2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 335
Posted By spearce000
Re: [HELP] Wp Admin Panel doesn't appear. Just..blank page!

Two options here that I can see:

Either manually delete the current theme, or delete the old one. You'll need to use the File Manager in Cpanel - go to wpcontent > themes and delete the directory...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 13th February 2015, 06:42 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 2,271
Posted By spearce000
Re: Does money make you happy?

Money can't buy happiness, but it can make you awfully comfortable while you're being miserable.
Clare Boothe Luce

I couldn't have put it better myself :D.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 12th February 2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 634
Posted By spearce000
Re: Image copyright question

It depends on what rights the photographer (or the site) granted the original purchaser. Find out where they got it from and purchase your own copy; then you know you'll be in the clear.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th February 2015, 11:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,018
Posted By spearce000
Re: Public Domain Material...

I've had these PD sites bookmarked for a while now. I don't know how many of them still work, so use at your own risk None of them are affiliate links.

FontSpace - Free Fonts...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th February 2015, 10:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 625
Posted By spearce000
Re: Need help with video hosting please

Amazon S3 is the most popular video hosting service. Their European servers are in Ireland and Germany. They'll do you 49TB per month with hosting at $0.0295 per GB per month - which is amazingly...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 6th February 2015, 06:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,162
Posted By spearce000
Re: Video Editing Software for PC?

I've been a fan of Serif MoviePlus for some time. You can get a free version from here Free Movie Editing Software - MoviePlus Starter Edition from Serif...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd February 2015, 05:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 967
Posted By spearce000
Re: Wordpress Dashboard Blank?

It looks like your WP install has become corrupted. As it's new and there isn't anything on it, my advice would be to delete everything (including the database) and install it again. If you...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th January 2015, 06:23 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,954
Posted By spearce000
Re: FREE Tools and Services For Online Marketers

Wow, what a great list! Thanks for sharing. Got this thread bookmarked for future reference :D.

I'd also add FreeSerifSoftware – Free Software Downloads (http://www.freeserifsoftware.com/)...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th January 2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 841
Posted By spearce000
Re: Is a editor needed?

Depends. Run it through copyscape or Google some key phrases in quotes to see if it's listed elsewhere. If it looks OK, then it's OK. If it doesn't, it needs an editor.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th January 2015, 05:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 401
Posted By spearce000
Re: A few Joint Venture Questions from a Newbie

Amazon S3 would be my choice, with the videos on a secure part of your site playable on something like JWPlayer.

In my experience, people also like to be able to download the videos to their...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 31st December 2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 641
Posted By spearce000
Re: Sales Page Video

Thanks for the heads up :D.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 30th December 2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 5,476
Posted By spearce000
Re: RIP Free WSOS. Another nail in the WF coffin?

Going to be interesting seeing how they enforce this one. If you sell your business the mailing list is an asset of that business - sometimes the ONLY asset. Who will freelancer sue? You? You...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 29th December 2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 460
Posted By spearce000
Re: Combina several youtube videos

Depends on the release licence. If the video is released under Creative Commons it's generally OK as long as you stick to the licence terms regarding the derived work. If it's a standard YouTube...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 27th December 2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,405
Posted By spearce000
Re: Need the best low cost video editing tools

I've used Serif MoviePlus for many years. At £45 it's good value for money IMHO. HD Video Editing Software – MoviePlus X6 from Serif (http://www.serif.com/movieplus/) (not an affiliate link).
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 18th December 2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,132
Posted By spearce000
Re: Is starting with a free Wordpress blog a good idea?

If you want to make money with this, using a free WordPress blog is a terrible idea. You won't be able to monetize it, and WP could shut it down at any time without warning.

A free WP blog is OK...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 18th December 2014, 05:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 645
Posted By spearce000
Re: Best video content creation tools

Depends what sort of video you want to create. For cartoon type videos, Powtoon is fairly good and easy to use. There are free and paid-for options, but (as with most free options) the videos are...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 17th December 2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,574
Posted By spearce000
Re: My videos are crap!!!

Another thing you need to bear in mind is that YouTube takes the video description and captions/transcript into consideraation, so you'll want to make sure they're properly optimized for your...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th December 2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 909
Posted By spearce000
Re: how do i embed a video on WSO

Just put in the URL - but the URL of the page where the video appears NOT the share URL. Also, make sure the URL starts http:// NOT https:// - if it's the secure version, it won't work. Your video...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 16th December 2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,064
Posted By spearce000
Re: Are Powerpoint VSL's Still Good Enough For CB Products?

Absolutely. The only way you can see what works is by testing and eliminating what DOESN'T work. Sometimes pretty videos work, sometimes ugly ones do. Sometimes long copy sells, sometimes short...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 10th December 2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 522
Posted By spearce000
Re: Lighting For Whitewall Videos?

These videos should point you in the right direction:

Filmmaking 101 - Three Point Lighting Tutorial - YouTube

Ryan's Light Kit: Low Budget Lighting Tips For Your Videos & Films! - YouTube
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 9th December 2014, 05:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 482
Posted By spearce000
Re: Voice overs

Yes, you can make good money from voice-overs. You need to have:

A. A good voice (obviously) and
B. An agent to find you VO work.

My advice would be this: Put together a demo reel of...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th December 2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 710
Posted By spearce000
Re: Need Wordpress plugin to sell downloads

Another vote for Woocommerce. Very simple and easy to use.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 8th December 2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,180
Posted By spearce000
Re: Whats the catch with PLR?

What's the catch? Well, sooner or later it starts to be given away for free. Most PLR vendors say you mustn't do this, but once it's done it's done, and there's not a lot they can do to prevent it....
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 2nd December 2014, 08:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 734
Posted By spearce000
Re: Client wants a "members" section added to their website. Anyone know of a service they can purc

Absolutely. You could also either a) make a WP theme that incorporates the client's colour scheme and header graphics using Lubith (free) or b) get a coder to create a theme for you. It will look...
Forum: Website Design 22nd November 2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,212
Posted By spearce000
Re: How do i create a membership site

As others have said, 8 pages of HTML is more of a product than a membership site per. se.; nevertheless, if you just want to protect the content behind a members only area, there are several options...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th November 2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 574
Posted By spearce000
Re: Youtube Marketers...I need your advice

Under the video, click where it says "Share" and then click the "Embed" tab. Copy and paste the html code into a website. On a WP blog, just copy as paste the YouTube page URL into the blog post,...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 20th November 2014, 04:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 648
Posted By spearce000
Re: Learned my first WP Lesson....and it hurt.

I all else fails, you might be able to recover your site's contents using the Internet Achive Wayback Machine: Internet Archive: Wayback Machine (http://archive.org/web/).

Copy and paste from...
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 19th November 2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,181
Posted By spearce000
Re: Did you study marketing at uni?

No, I studied Film & TV production at university. I agree with Lexy, though: The biggest thing I learned at university was how to THINK differently to people who didn't go to uni.
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 18th November 2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 362
Posted By spearce000
Re: What is the best way to find out what Theme and

Tap the URL into this site: WordPress Theme Detector - Free online tool to find a site´s theme (http://www.wpthemedetector.com/) (not an affiliate link).
Forum: Main Internet Marketing Discussion Forum 18th November 2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 949
Posted By spearce000
Re: Hosting WSO video course in a secure place?

Like Kelvin says, once a digital file has been downloaded, there's nothing to to stop it being shared; however, this doesn't happen as often as you think. Sure, every so often a download link will...
Forum: Copywriting 17th November 2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,747
Posted By spearce000
Re: Having trouble with headlines and the story?

Lots of good info here. Thanks for sharing.
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