Vlogging Tips for Beginners

By Fern Paulussen

With well over 10,000 subscribers, and years of vlogging experience under her belt, you’d have to be foolish not to take Jen Morris’ YouTube advice. Her channel, A Thousand Words, has been growing like crazy this year, so when I saw her video on Vlogging Dos and Don’ts I instantly knew how helpful her tips would be; especially for those who are new to the YouTube scene. Continue reading “Vlogging Tips for Beginners”

Leah Eynon: PLAYer of the Month

By Fern Paulussen

Leah Eynon
Leah Eynon – Tinana DIY

I’m thrilled to be able to name Leah Eynon as the first ever PLAYer of the month. Leah is one of those amazingly talented, yet down-to-earth women that you find yourself looking at and thinking, Just how does she do it?

Leah has been uploading videos to her YouTube channel, Tinana DIY, for over four years, and has shared a huge range of content in that time including (but not limited to) vlogs, tutorials, hauls, challenges, and recipes.

One of the most inspiring things about Leah is the way she fits YouTube into her very full and busy life so successfully. And that somehow, despite working long hours at two separate jobs, her dedication and enthusiasm never seem to waver. So how does she do it? Read on to find out…

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5 Tips for Getting Comfortable in Front of the Camera

By Christine Keys

So you’ve decided you want to make vlogs. You get all the gear set up. You sit down, press record, and then… Well, then it’s just awkward.

It’s weird, sitting down and talking to a camera. It’s weird when you first start doing it anyway. After a while, it doesn’t seem so weird anymore (and I’ll touch on why that is a bit later on). Continue reading “5 Tips for Getting Comfortable in Front of the Camera”

So You Want to be a YouTuber

By Fern Paulussen

Advice from an Amateur YouTuber


I call myself an amateur because I’m not rich, I’m not famous, and my most watched uploads are literally just videos of me cleaning my house. However, I have been vlogging for over a year now, and in that time I have learned a lot (mostly by making mistakes). Today I decided it was time to share my top tips for those who are just starting out in the world of YouTube.

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