Goal: To create a YouTube channel and website based on my career in and…
Goal: To create a YouTube channel and website based on my career in and passion for swimming.
How long should my videos be?
How can I be proactive in regards to the generally short attention span of viewers?
What is the ideal length for each specific video (vlog, mini-documentary, tutorial, info-video)?
How long do other YouTubers keep their videos?
How do I make my content high-quality as well as unique/original? How will I implement good cinematography
How will my YouTube channel differentiate itself? I need to make sure my viewers are watching an original concept.
Should I connect with my viewers to receive new ideas?
How do I effectively implement the aspect of swimming into my channel?
Where do I find inspiration for my videos? Research
What software do I use?
Final Cut Pro
How can I use Final Cut Pro most effectively?
Watch tutorials, read threads, and look atwebsites.
Frequent practicing, experimenting and skills development
What kind of equipment will I need for my videos?
High definition cameras, underwater cameras, tripod
What do I need to know about camera angles?
Who will be my primary audience?
What is my main age group?
Which age groups watch my specific videos styles the most? I will most likely have varying audiences for my vlogs, tutorials, and mini-documentary.
Research viewer statistics from YouTube
Some viewers will watch my swimming videos with the intention to learn to swim better. Some viewers will be sport-enthusiasts and will thus watch my vlogs.
I'm focusing on encouraging healthy living and self-efficacy for teenagers.
Whose help will I require for the various different videos on my product?
Who are some experts that I can help me improve video production?
My swim coaches can help me for the production of my tutorials videos
Who will I interview at IICS for my mini-documentary about swimming at my school?
How will my channel be structured?
What kind of videos?
3 vlogs, 3 tutorials, 1 mini documentary
How do I plan my videos?
Storyboards, brainstorms, scripts?
How many videos do I schedule to produce by the due date of Feb 28?
When do I film my content?
What are my best opportunities to get footage for my vlogs, documentary, and tutorials?
How do I promote a healthy lifestyle?
Website: How do I address diet? Organization? Sports? Sleep? How do I demonstrate a healthy lifestyle?
What makes an interesting website?
How can I ensure that my message gets across?
How can I explain the positives of a healthy lifestyle?
Identify the challenges of a healthy lifestyle
Healthy eating– make a cookbook with tasty, healthy foods on website
Physical health- use tutorials to encourage physical activity
Good habits- show my vlogs as an inspiration for good habits
How will I incorporate my videos into the website? Embed them