Daily Content Routine - FaZe Apex


Intro

Intro  

What does it take to become a full-time YouTuber? Learn from one of Call of Duty's most famous voices, FaZe Apex. From celebrating his first 1,000 subscribers to now sitting on a throne of almost 4M, he shares his personal journey for taking YouTube from hobby to career. Join Apex in the Dojo and learn how you can start coming up with viral video ideas, learn the ins and outs of shooting and editing, and grow your fanbase like never before.

Planning and Creative Process
06:10 mins

Planning and Creative Process  

It’s all about the basics. In this lesson, Apex walks you through the importance of having a content schedule, and planning out your content in advance. Great ideas take time, and the videos that perform the best on YouTube tend to be thought out. Download the Lesson Workbook Download the YouTube Handbook

Shooting and Editing
05:20 mins

Shooting and Editing  

Not sure how to get started? Apex makes it a point to explain that, in the beginning, the quality of your equipment isn’t what matters. What matters is the content and what it is you’re capturing. Once you’ve got some practice under your belt and your channel is up and running, here are his suggestions for equipment upgrades. Download the Lesson Workbook

Scheduling
03:17 mins

Scheduling  

Whether you’re posting once a week, twice a week, or seven days a week, what’s important is that you stay consistent. By sticking to a schedule, you will give your audience a sense of what to look forward to, and that’s what will keep them coming back again and again. Here’s an inside look at how Apex goes about scheduling his own content. Download the Lesson Workbook

Days Off
03:25 mins

Days Off  

Being a full-time YouTuber is hard work. In order to succeed over the long term, you have to find a balance and know when to take certain days off. If you can get your schedule down pat, you can create content in advance and have it queued up while you rest. For Apex, this is a crucial part of his success. Download the Lesson Workbook

Creative Blocks & Adversity
03:12 mins

Creative Blocks & Adversity  

What do you do when you hit a creative block? Apex breaks down a few of the ways he stays fresh and is able to come up with new ideas every single day. The secret? Diversity. You have to always keep your eyes out for things that spark inspiration. Download the Lesson Workbook

Love and Hate
03:58 mins

Love and Hate  

As your channel grows, you will start receiving all sorts of different feedback. Sometimes it will be positive, and sometimes it will be negative. Either way, Apex shares his perspective on how to deal with the love and the hate that comes with a famous YouTube channel. Download the Lesson Workbook

Expanding Your Content
03:22 mins

Expanding Your Content  

How do you expand your channel’s offerings over time? Apex explains the best way to diversify your content, everything from challenges, vlogs, Q&A videos, etc. What’s most important is that you are creating content that you enjoy. Download the Lesson Workbook

Goals & Milestones
03:42 mins

Goals & Milestones  

Setting goals is an important part of knowing whether or not you are moving in a good direction. That said, Apex shares his wisdom on why you need to celebrate each milestone, and at the same time set clear goals to continue moving your growth. Download the Lesson Workbook

Outro  

Thanks for watching ZeRo's course on Daily Content Routine. Feel free to jump into the next course, or start making some moves! Download the Lesson Workbook