Travel Video Gear: Putting Together a Run-and-Gun Travel Video Kit

Since starting up Hilah Cooking, we've been very careful about keeping our production costs low. I am a firm believer in low-overhead and … [Read more...]

Quitting Time

Yesterday afternoon I shut down my iMac, flipped the switch on a fluorescent light and - for the last time - walked out of the cubicle where … [Read more...]

Making a Travel Show is Harder Than It Looks

If you follow me on Twitter or Facebook, you'll know I've been traveling even more than normal and going to some pretty strange places. I'm … [Read more...]

YouTube for Small Business: Trophy Boutique Case Study

In addition to cranking out episodes for my two web series, last year I found myself increasingly interested in how to use YouTube for small … [Read more...]

New YouTube Channel Layout is Here!

YouTube has started unveiling its new channel layout via select partner channels. The new design will roll out to everybody later this … [Read more...]

200 Episodes!

Yesterday, we released the 200th episode of Hilah Cooking (technically the 201st, but we screwed something up on our calendar). This is a … [Read more...]

How To Make Money With a Web Series

The #1 question I get from readers of this blog is usually "What camera do you use?" This is quickly followed up by a question about how to … [Read more...]

YouTube Channel Growth Chart

This is a chart showing the growth of the Hilah Cooking YouTube channel growth since we started. The Blue line is the average of our daily … [Read more...]

Adventures in Self-Publishing

I made my first book when I was 4-years old. I saw it again for the first time just a few years ago. My mom had kept it safe all those … [Read more...]