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Content For Creators

Content For Creators

I share tips, tricks and resources with creative people on a budget. Tutorials, free softwares and online tools for creators and freelancers alike. Stay creative!


Filmmaking 101: The Shot List (w/ free template)

18 May 2021 3 minute read 0 comments PierreL

Welcome to this new Filmmaking 101 post! Today I wanted to talk about one of the key elements of every photo and video production: the shot list. As its name indicates, the shot list is a check list of all the shots you need to get during production....

Personal rebranding: The last step

15 May 2021 4 minute read 0 comments PierreL

This is going to be the last instalment of the personal rebranding series. After deciding on a direction for my Twitter, Instagram, Youtube and Publish0x accounts, I needed to revamp my website. I decided to go with only 2 basic pages: a link tree an...

Marketing 101: The false urgency

2 May 2021 3 minute read 0 comments PierreL

"Limited time only" "Offer expires in 19 minutes" "Just one left in stock" All of these basically mean the same thing: "Give us your money now, think about it later". I'm sure you've seen messages like that on e-commerce websites, probably blinking i...

Personal rebranding: Changing my Publish0x strategy

26 Apr 2021 3 minute read 7 comments PierreL

So now that I've decided on my Instagram and Youtube strategies and where these accounts are headed from now on, it's time to figure out what to do with my Publish0x blogs. Up until recently, I had 4 blogs here: One about all things video (my videos,...

Filmmaking 101: The easiest way to do green screen work ever

23 Apr 2021 3 minute read 0 comments PierreL

Fellow videographers, whether you're a professional or a hobbyist, this post is for you, if only just to discover something amazing: let's talk about Runway ML. Before I start, I just want to say that Runway ML is not sponsoring this at all, this is...

Personal rebranding: Changing my Youtube strategy

15 Apr 2021 4 minute read 0 comments PierreL

After I published the first and second episodes of this "Personal Rebranding" series, I kept thinking about my online presence and what exactly I should focus on. And I think I finally figured it out. When I created my Buy Me A Coffee page, I used, a...

Personal rebranding: Changing my Instagram strategy

10 Apr 2021 3 minute read 2 comments PierreL

As I explained in this post, I need to rethink how I post content online in order to be more consistent and to build a following of people who will know what to expect from my social media accounts. The first platform I will tackle is Instagram, beca...

Personal rebranding: Why I need to rethink my online content

9 Apr 2021 3 minute read 1 comment PierreL

As I mentioned in my March situation report, I've been doing a lot of thinking lately about my online presence and how I feel like I'm all over the place and yet nowhere at the same time. I'm not aiming at becoming insta-famous or whatever, but I wou...

The rise and fall of online fame - A case study

7 Apr 2021 6 minute read 0 comments PierreL

Let me tell you the story of All Rugby Results.   The idea The year is 2011. I was a computer engineering student in France, and the Rugby World Cup was about to start in New-Zealand. I brought up to a friend of mine the idea of starting a rugby "bra...

My FREE creative tools of choice - video editing, music, sound effects, thumbnails...

26 Mar 2021 6 minute read 10 comments PierreL

As a video editor and content creator, I spend quite a lot of time editing footage of all sorts, for me or for clients, and they all have one thing in common: my workflow. Throughout the years, I've gathered a list of tools (websites and softwares al...