Do you dream of having your own TV Show?
Maybe you want to build your business or Brand with a TV Show but don't know how...
• Don't know anyone in Hollywood?
• Don't have millions to produce it?
• Don't know where to get started?
No problem! This course provides 10 detailed steps to make your show a reality - for FREE on YouTube - and you'll even get paid to do it! No Hollywood big wigs to deal with. YOU have the final say.
do-it-yourself Web Series Course provides a step by step guide to your own online TV Show. You'll get all of the tools
you need to quickly and easily author your show from your initial concept to creating
characters to ruling your own universe. After completing this course you'll be ready to write the pilot, make your show and build your audience!
The Course Includes:
• Work sheets
• Web Series Examples
• Suggested Reading List
Did you know YouTube has over a billion users that watch hundreds of millions of hours of video on YouTube everyday? And when you monetize your videos and those same users click the ads - YOU get paid!
By the end of the course you'll be prepared to write the Pilot for your sensational new TV Show -that you can post for FREE - on YouTube. Get Discovered! Produce the next smash hit viral Web Series for YouTube today!
Step #1 = Get Started!
If you're wondering where to begin, you're at the right place. Getting started is the first step in any venture.
So, let's get started right now.
This is what you need to get before you watch the next video:
1. A tablet, laptop or computer, or a pen, pencil and paper to take notes. I find that writing the words on paper makes it more tangible, but use whatever is comfortable for you.
2. If you chose pen or pencil, then place an empty ruled spiral bound notebook in front of you.
3. Sit in a comfortable chair in front of your computer and hit the start button.
Why Create A Web Series - What's in it For You?
You may have tried many of the traditional ways of making money: advertising, marketing, pitching, auditioning, cold calling, email lists or banging on doors. Today there are faster, easier and free ways to market, advertise, promote and build a following with your own online Web Series!
Step #3: Set Your Budget
To produce your web series you need to determine how much your series Pilot and each episode will cost.
Keep the WORKSHEET on your desk with a pencil & notebook and take notes throughout the course. You're sure to think of expenses that need to be on there that relate specifically to your Web Series.
By the end of the course you can set a realistic Budget.
Step#4 Set Your Genre | Type of Series | Target ViewerThis lecture covers these topics and the worksheets provide detailed and valuable ways to go section by section to determine your Web Series Genre, Type of Series and Target Viewer.
Step #5: Develop Your Series Concept
With a good Concept your niche market = Target Viewer (determined in Step#4) will want to watch your Web Series.
The Worksheet will help you determine your Web Series Concept.
What you call your Web Series is important for a number of reasons:
Boring characters will not make viewers come back! This lecture focuses on creating interesting characters that make repeat fans of your viewers.
There are 3 types of Characters a series can have. This lecture describes what they are and will help you to determine the best choice/s for your series.
There are different types of media that you can use to create your characters depending upon whether they're real or make believe. This lecture will help you to decide between live talent, animation, puppets, etc.
You want your viewers to believe in your Characters. Even root for (or against) them if you're creating a drama,comedy, or sci-fi series. With a How To series you want the person explaining to be perceived as an expert at what they're doing. This lecture shows you how to create believable characters.
A web series, just like a TV show series, creates its own world. This world can be true to our world or it can be a fantasy such as sci-fi or animation. Each type of series has its own rules and laws for the world it creates.
This lecture explains how to create your web series world.
There are a few key things you need to do to make your series convincing and believable. It doesn't matter if it's based on our real world or a make believe world, if you follow the important rules, your audience will believe it.
You have all of the steps you need to create your own Web Series from Developing Your Online TV Series Concept to Casting Your Characters, Determining Your Show’s Location and Creating Your World.
In order to write the Pilot, you'll want to create a Show Bible of your series. This lecture explains what a show Bible is, how it becomes a valuable resource, and why you'll use it for writing your Pilot and the entire web series.
There are 2 types of Pilots. Choose the one you believe will knock
the socks off your viewer and get them to subscribe and come back for
Fgure out which type of Pilot you'll write. This lecture will help you to decide if it's a Concept Pilot, Episode 10 Pilot or a blend of the two.
Whether you're creating a fictional show, reality series, business show or how-to, this lecture will provide the simple building blocks of good story Structure to create your Pilot and your entire series.
This lecture explains what a Storyboard is and how to use it to write your Pilot and the entire show.
This lecture shows you how to create your Storyboard and the simple tools you'll need to make one.
This is it! You're ready to take your Outline and write your Pilot. Let's get to it!
CEO & Founder | Display, Media & Entertainment companies: Sweetles®/Hartman-Barbera LLC, Display It LLC, Blue Agave Properties LLC, Creative Christmas and Sheri. Currently producing and directing the web series: A Sweetles Dream®, Sweetles® TV Show and Display It-Think Visual™. My Udemy courses are focused on educational skills and tools for personal, professional and business to business learners wanting to enjoy life and/or further their professions.