TV Commercials vs YouTube Ads Explained

TV Commercials Vs YouTube Ads Explained

    How You Can Take Advantage of the Disruption in Advertising When I worked at Fox Entertainment in LA, I was able to talk to several executives and leaders in the television industry.  They were worried of the future because of the massive disruptions that’s been going on in advertising.  Believe it or not, advertisers are willing to pay …

How many views does it take to make money on youtube

How Many Views Does it Take to Make Money on YouTube?

  How many views does it take to make money on YouTube?  This is a common question asked and it really depends on who you ask.  You may have heard that you’ll make one dollar per thousand views or that it’s $1,000 per Million Views.  Some say it’s $5 per thousand views.  Well, we’re asking the wrong question.  We should …

YouTube Monetization | Profit from Passion

How To Profit From Your Passion on YouTube | YouTube Monetization

    I was asked to speak at the Weber State Tech Expo last week and spoke about how you can profit from your Passion on YouTube.  I’ve put my slides from my workshop on Slideshare. I spoke after Devin SuperTramp’s Keynote Speech so it was awesome to have speak as a perfect example of living a life of passion …

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How Online Video Is Disrupting TV Advertising

Look guys, I’ve told you before. YouTube is changing TV forever. In this next part of my interview with Austin Craig, we talk about how it is changing and what you should do to take advantage of this revolution. For decades TV has followed very specific rules. Your favorite program is on once a week and starts either on the …

Austin Craig Interview

How Orabrush Used Video Marketing To Get Into WalMart

I’ve been lucky enough to meet some pretty rad people in the world of video marketing. One of those people is Austin Craig. I first met Austin while I was speaking at a local conference and then also had the opportunity to work with him at Startup Weekend. Austin is a brilliant guy and has been the man behind a …

Austin Craig Interview 2

4 Essentials to Marketing a Start Up Company with Video

After my last blog post we know that Austin Craig knows what he’s doing when it comes to video marketing. He took Orabrush from basically nothing to being on the shelves of WalMart, Target, CVS, Walgreens and more basically only using YouTube. Now you’re thinking “How do I do that?”. In this portion of my five part interview with Austin …

Austin Craig Interview 3

The Biggest Mistake People Make In Video Marketing

  This is the final part of my interview with Austin Craig, spokesman for YouTube success story Orabrush. I hope that they’ve been interesting and that you’ve learned something awesome. If you have, share these blog posts with someone else who might find them interesting as well. In this last part Austin talks about what to avoid for those of …

Why I Quit My Job a Month Before My First Child was Born

Jake Larsen here. I’ve decided to leave my stable job of four years and pursue my freelance marketing and consulting business full-time.  This decision has been snowballing heavily on me for the last year and it’s to the point where I could not pass up these opportunities. The situation does not come at a convenient time.  In one month I …

KickStarter Life on Bitcoin

How Austin Craig Funded Over $70,000 on KickStarter with Life On Bitcoin

  I had a chance to interview Austin Craig about his experience funding his Kickstarter Project, “Life on Bitcoin” as he was going through the crowd funding process.  In this segment of the interview Austin Reveals what he did to raise over $70,000 on KickStarter. “New platforms present new opportunities.” Bitcoins are basically digital money.  They’re virtual tokens that can be …