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Introducing online video creation from Showbox! Video production has always been something that many creators have struggled with – no matter how much you spend editing, it’s just never perfect! To help with that struggle, we’re excited to be partnering up with Showbox to offer Fullscreen creators their premium subscription for two whole years – completely free of charge (usually $249/month)! This includes online video production, stock footage, unlimited cloud storage, and more! Whether you’re after a simple edit, or a feature-rich production, the stage is ready for you at Showbox! Your show, your way. Every creator has their own unique way of editing videos, and Showbox wants to keep […]

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Facebook Live video just got even better! If you’re a Facebook user – and who isn’t these days – you’ve probably been noticing a lot more videos in your feed lately, including live broadcasts. Many of you are even pushing your content on Facebook to help grow your audience across multiple platforms! We live in a video-driven world, and Facebook is working hard to deliver even more of it to our welcoming eyes. Today, it gets even better with the expansion of Facebook Live. For several months now, you’ve been able to fire up a live broadcast of yourself straight from the Update Status screen (I bet some of you didn’t even […]

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fullscreen launches April 26th! Are you in? Content creation has evolved at an astounding rate over the last few years  – the quality of video has drastically improved, additional platforms are starting to monetize, and creators are now running businesses around their channels. And the Fullscreen Network has been at the forefront of helping build and sustain those businesses right alongside our amazing creators. But as the demand for higher quality content continues to rise, creators have been looking for a platform to help them jump to the next level. The best content. Anytime. Anywhere. We’re thrilled to announce the launch of the brand new fullscreen SVOD […]

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Talent Spotlight: Jibrizy Being a creator takes a lot of hard work and dedication, and there’s no one who understands #thestruggle more than us. We’re always on the lookout for up and coming talent – creators who are going above and beyond, trying new and innovative things, and making high quality original content. And what better way to highlight those creators than by sharing their learnings with you all here on the blog. A self-described “Hip Hop Illusionist,” Jibrizy is just the kind of creator we’re looking for! Based in Chicago, Jibrizy’s channel focuses on highlighting his skills as an illusionist, magician, and director. […]

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Don’t lose your monetization! YouTube Partner Program Greetings, Fullscreeners! We wanted to take a moment to address the YouTube Partner Program alert that many of you may have seen on your YouTube Dashboard. We touched on it when it first made an appearance, but many of you still have questions. If you have not yet agreed to YouTube’s new terms, please take the time to read through this post carefully! tl;dr You will lose monetization if you do not agree to YouTube’s new terms of service by May 16th! YouTube updated their terms of service and is requiring all creators to join their Partner Program in order to […]

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Even more copyright-free music Music can take a good YouTube video, and make it great! It can spark emotion, put an extra spring in your step, and of course, increase video retention. We’re excited to bring even more of this rhythmic wonder to your ears thanks to our latest partnership with Epidemic Sound, offering monetizable music and sound effects – all completely copyright safe, curated specifically for YouTube content creators, and best of all, we cover 100% of the subscription fee on your Fullscreen partnered channels! Royalty free music, reimagined! You may be asking yourself, “doesn’t Fullscreen already offer two music libraries?!” We sure do, but Epidemic Sound’s library […]

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What makes a good YouTube channel trailer? Take a moment to think of the last TV series or movie you were excited to watch. Now, think back to how you first got excited about its release. Chances are it was a trailer: a 15-30 second tidbit of video meant to get you pumped for the big release of fantastic, new content. Even though YouTube and television are on different spectrums, more and more creators are pulling out some of the best practices and modeling their content after TV! Trailers are a great example – they’re no longer just for the big screen! A while back, YouTube added channel trailer functionality that allows […]

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Talk to the world with YouTube’s new translation tools Creators! Criadores! Créateurs! Videokünstler! クリエイター! 創作者! Авторам! We thought you should know that YouTube recently released some powerful new translation tools to help you reach viewers across the globe. Here’s how (and why) to take advantage. Why translate? YouTube is truly global: 80% of YouTube traffic comes from outside the United States, and more than 60% of YouTube’s 1 billion users aren’t native English speakers. Translations help those global audiences: Discover your videos when searching in their native language Understand the content of your videos when they find them—especially when those translations are paired with captions (see below) How to […]

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3 ways to break through on the mobile customer journey Mobile matters. More than 65% of smartphone users check their phones within 15 minutes of getting out of bed each day. Almost 90% of millennials keep their mobile device by their side both day and night. So a mobile strategy can no longer be an afterthought for your brand. Mobile “micro-moments”—crucial moments of truth during the customer journey that drive purchase decisions—are key to today’s consumer path to purchase: “I want to know” moments “I want to do” moments “I want to go” moments “I want to buy” moments How can your brand be a hero to customers during all […]

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