ICG Creator Talks
Episode 40: October Debrief with Anthony
Today it's another chat between me and Anthony D'Angelo, the Executive Director of the Guild. We talk about the new Memberships feature on YouTube, how to decide where to go on tour, brand deal controversies, specifically BetterHelp but also just generally what responsibilities creators have, the current state of Net Neutrality in the US, and YouTube's new advertising product where YouTube algorithmically constructs ads for advertisers. Yikes.
Episode 39: Pat Graziosi (Life Noggin)
Anthony fills in for Hank while he's on his book tour and sits down with Pat Graziosi from Life Noggin. They talk about animation, what it's like creating a live show for Twitch and about some of the creators in the earlier years of web video influenced them.
Episode 38: Lindsay Ellis
Lover and critic of film and media Lindsay Ellis has been making video for about as long as I have...so, like, a long time. But she only started on YouTube about three years ago. Her videos take a huge amount of work and are extremely watchable and compelling even though they're frequently over 30 minutes long. That means the way she has to fund her content, and now her small business, are different from your average YouTuber. Also, as a progressive woman with strong opinions, she is no...