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I'm #5, but first a suggestion. If you want to do a channel, my personal impression is that software vids are a pile of steaming elephant poop. Never seen one that was useful, never seen one where the person making it
1) Knew anything about making videos.
2) Knew more than any of his audience about the subject he was covering.
I'm sure there are some, somewhere - but there is so much total cr@p that nobody can find it. And total dross gets upvoted and subscribed because ... well, I suspect money has changed hands ...
So if it's a software channel, probably forget it.
If it isn't, then watch people who do know how to make a video. I strongly recommend ThisOldTony who is a hobby machinist: The progression from "really dull" early vids to "really watchable" in the mid and later ones is worth observing, even if you have no interest in welding, turning, routing, filing, or biting your way through solid steel or aluminium. I own none of eh kit he does, and I'm never going to get any - but his enthusiasm and verve to entertain and inform means he's subscribed so I never miss a video. Work out what and how he makes a vid, and yours should be vastly better than if you set up a GoPro and start typing...
"I have no idea what I did, but I'm taking full credit for it." - ThisOldTony
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after many otherwise intelligent sounding suggestions that achieved nothing the nice folks at Technet said the only solution was to low level format my hard disk then reinstall my signature. Sadly, this still didn't fix the issue!
"the debugger doesn't tell me anything because this code compiles just fine" - random QA comment
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"I don't drink any more... then again, I don't drink any less." - Mike Mullikins uncle
Fun is what you do for entertainment. Being a boring person doesn't mean I don't like fun; but there's a time and place for everything.
Are you writing entertaining code, or reliable boring and predictable code? Which of those two will you invest in?
It's not sexy to be predictable, but you don't want sexy heating or tapwater in your house. You want them to "just work". You don't want a cool surgeon, but someone who claims to have done it a thousand times. You don't want financial advice from someone who goes for "sexy and cool". You want something reliable.
Here's one to keep you occupied; is your hubby a sexy, cool, adventurous kind? Or is he reliable and boring?
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