4. Researching Your Topic

What you will get from this chapter:

You’ll learn how to research to find existing, competing products.

You’ll define your video’s purpose.

You’ll identify your ideal customer.

You’ll narrow down your niche.

Resources and Tools We Refer to in Shoot To Sell: Make Money Producing Special Interest Videos

Research Tools

Amazon

Dummies.com

Clickbank

eHow

Ezine Articles

Google Alerts

Google Trends

Yahoo Answers

Other Services

eLance

Freelancer

Guru

oDesk

SocialOomph

Search Engines

Ask.com

Bing.com

Google

Yahoo.com

YouTube – To do a more relevant search in YouTube, use the Google search operators.