I’ve listed a few of my tried and trues, so you can incorporate them into your business plans. Additional items are located in my A-store, as seen below. I hope these faves work for you as they have for me. Please note that I am an affiliate of these programs, so I will earn a commission if you purchase these items through my links. This is at no additional cost to you and will help to support RAW BRANDED™. This page will be continually updated with items to better assist you with your needs. I would love to hear feedback below or DM me @reneewalkerraw.
Visual Tools & Recommended Books
Arkon Universal Smartphone Holder & Flexible Mini Tripod is ideal for shooting video on the go. Just place this tripod on any surface or wrap it around items as needed before filming for your video. It’s a must for my livestreams!
Blue Yeti Microphone is taking the industry by storm with its impressive abilities to capture audio. White noise will step further into the background, leaving ample room for your voice to be heard. Not convinced? Check out my earlier videos and compare them with my most recent versions.
Cowboy Studio Reversible Pop out Background Panel is a nifty, portable tool for changing up your background. These two bad boys are particularly needed if you’d like to explore the wonderful world of green screens. Watch as you disappear into unique backdrops courtesy of these pop outs.
LimoStudio has been helping me with my lighting setup. This is great for bare bones lighting for filming video. Want to see a difference in your production? Purchase a lighting set, and it’ll make a world of difference for your close-ups.
Rode Smartlav is a necessity for live streaming on your mobile device. After audio issues, I decided to take leap and up the ante on my streams thanks to the improved audio quality provided by Rode.
TAKSTAR interview microphone for Cameras/Camcorders attaches easily to any Canon or Nikon, so you can capture enhanced audio when filming with your DSLR. It may not be coincidental that it looks like a gun, as it can be well directed at any subject. Bang, bang!
Vastar Universal Cell Phone Tripod Mount Adapter come in handy for attaching your mobile device to a tripod. Go hands free and enjoy the comforts or filming through your mounted cell.
Aweber is currently my go-to for e-newsletters. So far, it’s been helpful in allowing followers from my other websites to connect with me. It’s also the tool used for this website.
Hostgator is very reliable and continues to provide fast web services. My websites load quickly and easily. Whenever I have technical issues, their team is right there to troubleshoot. Thumbs up!
Leadpages is my go-to provider for opt-in pages. Not only are the designs on point and speak to today’s online user, but these pages are proven to convert. Want an example? Check out my courses page. Hands down, sold!
StudioPress Themes for WordPress gives your website/blog a professional look. I recently updated this site thanks to Studiopress, and the opportunities for customization are endless.