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My name is Cheptiony Mutai Gilbert. I am a full time Freelancer and Entrepreneur. Having been Freelancing for now close to 10 years, I started this blog to share my experience on working and hiring remotely. Have questions regarding to this blog or need help to get started hiring online? Contact us.

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Dealing With Difficult Clients -4 Ways to Go Around It

There is nothing stressful like dealing with a difficult client. In most occasions, you get into business dealings with them while you are in your happy mode. In fact, when they share details about what they want done for them, you are quick to accept. Now, you have started work as agreed, and submitted your […]

Where to Find FREE Background Music And Sound Effects with Up to Date Database

Most people only know You-tube as a video hosting site where one can freely share as well as learn from others. What they don’t know is; you-tube also hosts very cool free music that you can use it anywhere without worrying about copyright infringement.

5 Ways to Troubleshoot Problems of Video Quality in Your Camtasia Screen Recordings if the Client is Complaining of Poor Quality

There is nothing frustrating in Screen-casting like a client telling you that the quality of the videos you sent to him/her are horrible. Considering the time you have spent recording, editing and finally delivering the video; being told this is heartbreaking.
With this said, the client is always right. So, you have to find a solution or else, the client may decide not to pay you at all.

3 Commonly Used Styles to Splice Up Video Presentations

There is a secret in video marketing called ‘Pattern Interruption.’ It’s commonly used in Video Sales Letters. Successful online video marketers utilize it in their videos. It is a psychological trigger that arouses the subconscious part of the brain. This works best on long versions of sales letters. 

In other words, pattern interruption is meant to excite you and make you interested in learning more. This technique varies. For longer videos, it’s more of the ‘story-line,’ while for shorter videos, it’s the video effects, transitions and sound effects. Here is a list of common ways that you can use to splice up your videos and eliminate monotony.  

Top 5 Free and Paid Video Resources That Made Me Money in 2018

Many video producers will keep secret of their video resources because that is where they make their dollars. Ok, who wouldn’t? That’s how to remain relevant in the market.
Now, note that without regular research and updates- these resources will become obsolete someday. Market and trends change. This means that video producers who relied on these resources will loose their market value.

5 Steps to Kick-start Your Video Marketing Journey in 2019

You see, if you sell online and you have not started using video, then you are missing out on customers who take action after watching a video about your products or services.

According to CISCO, 80% of all internet traffic will be video by 2021. Moreover, Google found that 70% of B2B buyers watch videos on their journey through the sales funnel.

3 Keywords that will Attract Qualified Freelancers to Your Job

Irrespective of the freelancing site you use to find a freelancer, know that many other clients like you are looking for freelancers as well. This means that there is a huge competition to find a perfect freelancer.

5 Common Things that Will Make a Client Request For Several Video Revisions

When your client asks for video revisions the first time, you are excited because you know you are close to completing the project – and getting PAID. 

But, after the first round of revision, you client sends your a longer list of revision request and you are are like WTF! Why didn’t he/she spot these issues the first time I shared the video? 

3 Reasons Why You Should not Sub-contract a Project you are Halfway Working on

Considering that it may take you 1 day to find a suitable freelancer to take over the project, having them understand the presentation style, idea and so forth will take you another 1-2 days. He/she will have to send you their version then you review it before sending it to the client.