Chapters

Here are the current chapter resources all in one location. You can also choose the flyout menus from this link to view them chapter by chapter or click on the chapters below. The list of resources will be constantly changing and expanding so check back often. Also send us your suggestions for inclusion.

Chapter 1. The World of Video Publishing

Training Resources

LarryJordan.biz

Lynda.com

RippleTraining.com

tv.adobe.com

Chapter 2. Types of Special Interest Videos

Chapter 3. Choosing A Successful Topic

Research the following sites for ideas:

Dummies.com

Clickbank

Google Trends

Case Study

Mike Dieure – Musician and owner of the Rock Guitar Power Course

Watch the entire interview with Mike Dieure. Mike produces guitar instruction videos. He is so passionate about internet marketing that he has started teaching others how to market their products online.

Chapter 4. Researching Your Topic

Amazon

Ask.com

Bing.com

Dummies.com

Clickbank

Ezine Articles

Google

Google Alerts

Google Trends

Yahoo.com

Yahoo Answers

YouTube.com

Chapter 5. Finding A Partner

Templates Helpful For Contracting A Partner

Letter of Agreement Sample

Work For Hire Agreement Sample

Chapter 6. Budgeting

Stock Footage

Footage Firm

Pond5 Stock Footage

Budgeting Templates

Simple Production Budget Format

More Complicated Budget Template

Chapter 7. Help With Funding Your Project

Distribber

Indiegogo

Kickstarter

KickstarterRockstars.com is a blog dedicated to showing you how to be successful on Kickstarter

Chapter 8. Pre-Production

Tools And Resources

GoogleDocs

DropBox

TeamLab

market7

37 Signals (Basecamp)

Box

PBWorks

WorkFlowy

Evernote – You may want to consider buying the highly recommended eBook, Evernote Essentials ($29)

Chapter 9. Outlining Your Project

Here is a sample of an outline we did for our Success With Succulents DVD

Chapter 10. Scripts, Storyboards and Shot Lists

Aberdeen Captioning

CPC

Scripped Writer

eLance

Final Draft

Freelancer

oDesk

Reference.com

Online writing level tester – WritingTester.com

Script Templates

A/V Script Template

Shot List Template

Storyboard Templates

Chapter 11. Coordinating the Shoot

Fiverr

Lancome makeup

Voice123

Voice Talent Now

Voices

Chapter 12. Releases and Permits

Books on Copyright Law at Amazon

Soundhound app

U.S. Copyright Office

Location Release Form

Materials Release Form

Video Appearance Release Form

Chapter 13. Equipment

An Extensive List of Equipment Is Coming

One of the best lines of cameras (and the ones I use) are the Canon Vixia line

Chapter 14. Basic Camera Shots, Lighting and Audio

Chapter 15. Equipment (more coming soon)

Film Tools

Headphones – My top choice in headphones is the Sony MDR-7506.

Slates

Cavision Professional Production Slate with Grey Scale

Magnetized Clapper Sticks & Acrylic Writing Surface

Hollywood Slateboard Film Production Clapper – Lower price range

MovieSlate® 7 (Clapperboard & Shot Log) – PureBlend Software

Video production books on Amazon and on Focal Press.com

Chapter 16. Post-Production

Backdrops And Tips For Interviewing

Backdrop Outlet

Cowboy Studio

Denny Manufacturing Company

Moving blankets on Amazon

Ron Dexter’s Interview Techniques

Chapter 17. Shooting A Stage Presentation

Find a Videographer

Institute of Videography (United Kingdom)

International Wedding and Videographers Association (WEVA)

Livestream

Local.com

Video-On-Demand

Clickstream – ClickStreamTV

Skype

Ustream

Chapter 18. Producing Videos Without a Camera

Tools For Screen Capture Videos

Animoto

CamStudio

Camtasia

EZVid

GoToWebinar

Jing

ScreenFlow 4

ScreenRecord Studio

Snagit

SnapzProX

Voila

Chapter 19. Post-Production

99 Designs

Adobe Encore DVD Studio Pro

Adobe Premiere Pro CS6

Adobe Premiere Elements

Adobe TV

Amazon’s Createspace

American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP)

Angie’s List

Avid Media Composer

Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI)

ClickStreamTV

Darkroom Design

Note: DVD Studio Pro is no longer available as a stand alone program. It is a part of the Final Cut Pro suite but not Final Cut X.

Final Cut Pro

Kunaki

Larry Jordan

Lynda.com

Ripple Training

Freelancer

eLance

iDVD

iMovie

Local.com

Institute of Videography (United Kingdom)

International Wedding and Videographers Association (WEVA)

Molding Box

oDesk

Pinnacle Studio (HD & Ultimate)

Presto (Singular Software)

SESAC – Smallest US music rights organization

Sounddogs

Speaker Fulfillment Services

Corel VideoStudio Pro X5

Cyberlink PowerDirector

Microsoft Windows Movie Maker

Sony Vegas Movie Studio HD

DVD MovieFactory Pro 7

Roxio MyDVD

Roxio Toast 11 Pro

Sony DVD Architect Studio

Sony MoviEZ HD

Sony Vegas Movie Studio HD

Sony Vegas Pro 11

Womble EasyDVD

Chapter 20. Pricing Your Video

Amazon.com

Analysis Tool

Breakeven Calculator

Fulfillment

Amazon Fulfillment Services

Molding Box

S3 Media Vault

Speaker Fulfillment Services

Uline –  (Box number for our favorite DVD mailer is S-10395)

United States Postal Service

Chapter 22. Distributing Your SIV Through Others

Baker and Taylor

Barnes & Noble buys DVDs through Alliance Entertainment

Catalogs.com

Direct Marketing Market Place

Directory of Business to Business Catalogs (online version)

Distribber

Filmbinder

Ingram Entertainment

MindBites

National Directory of Catalogs

The Directory of Mail Order Catalogs

Walmart only buys DVDs through Anderson Merchandisers

WaxWorks VideoWorks

Case Study

Rich Ferguson – The Ice Breaker.com

See Rich’s products at www.richferguson.com

Chapter 23. Dealing With Piracy

Google Alerts

Whois Lookup

Chapter 24. Expand Your Product Line

Amazon Astore

Commission Junction

Linkshare

ShareASale

Chapter 25. Selling Online Without A Website

Amazon Advantage

Amazon Marketplace

Amazon Video On Demand

Sell on Amazon

eBay

eBay DVD catalog at www.pages.ebay.com

Film Baby

MindBites

Payloadz.com

Payvment

Chapter 26. Choosing A Domain Name

Domainsbot

Instant Domain Search

GoDaddy

Google’s Keyword Tool External Search Tool

NameBoy 

Whois Lookup

Snapnames

www.justdropped.com

FatWallet.com

www.NameCheap.com

Network Solutions

CheapNames.com

Chapter 27. Your Own Hosting Account

Hostgator.com

Chapter 28. Building A Website

Angies List

Craigslist

eLance

oDesk

Amazon Webstore

Yahoo

Instant eStore

Volusion

Intuit eCommerce

www.wordpress.org – We recommend WordPress.org rather than WordPress.com.

Morgue File

Dreamstime

iStockPhotos

Color Palette Generators

Steven Degraeve’s Color Palette Generator

Colorhunter

Courses

WordPress Unmasked

WP 101

Chapter 29. Membership Programs

Digital Access Pass

MemberWing

s2Member (free)

S3 Media Vault

Wishlist Member

wp-eMember

wp-Member

Case Study

Jessica Swanson’s Shoestring Marketing University.com

Chapter 30. Copywriting

Copyblogger

Direct Mail Copy that Sells by Herschell Gordon Lewis available at Amazon

The Copywriter’s Handbook, Third Edition: A Step-by-Step Guide to Writing Copy that Sells by Robert W. Bly also at Amazon

Chapter 31. Shopping Carts & Payment Solutions

Authorize.net

Bizhosting

Charge.com

Clickbank

Cube Cart

Cydec

eJunkie

GeoTrust

Google Checkout

Hostway

Infusionsoft

Marketers Choice (1 Shopping Cart)

McAfee

Merchant Warehouse

MivaMerchant

osCommerce

PowerPay

SecureCart

ShopFactory

Shopify

Shopping Cart Review Site

Square

Thawte

Verisign

Volusion

Zen Cart

Chapter 32. Introduction To Marketing

Chapter 33. Marketing Plans & Sales Funnels

iTunes

Chapter 34. Direct Response Marketing

Books on Direct Response Marketing can be found on Amazon

Direct Marketing Association

A good book about direct marketing in general is Successful Direct Marketing Methods by Bob Stone and Ron Jacobs available at Amazon

Case Study

Joe Clokey San Luis Video Publishing

Chapter 35. Email Marketing

Aweber

Marketers Choice (1 Shopping Cart)

ConstantContact

The CAN-SPAM Act: A Compliance Guide for Business

VerticalResponse

Chapter 36. Video Marketing

Amazon S3

Amazon S3 Get Started Guide

Animoto

Audio Jungle

Blip.TV

Easy Video Player

eZs3.com

Fiverr

Traffic Geyser

TubeMogul

Video Hive

Vimeo

Watch.tv

YouTube

Chapter 37. Social Media Marketing

Bill Myers Online

Delicious

Facebook (If you haven’t done so already, check out the Shoot To Sell Facebook Page.)

Google+

HootSuite

LinkedIn

Pinterest

Reddit

SocialOomph

StumbleUpon

Technorati

Twitter

WordPress.org

YouTube

Note: ping.fm was changed to seesmic which is now part of HootSuite

Chapter 38. Other Forms of Marketing

Alexa

Articles Factory

Articles Dashboard

Ezine Articles

Go Articles

GoToWebinar

Help A Reporter Out (HARO)

Ideamarketers Directory

Mobile Marketing Association

MyBlogGuest

Newspapers.com

PRWeb

Yahoo Article Resources – www.tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/aabusiness” target=”_blank”
and www.groups.yahoo.com/group/Free-Reprint-Articles

Case Study

Alan Berg – www.AlanBerg.com and www.AlanBerg.tv

Chapter 39. It’s a Wrap!

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