The start of this week I found myself discouraged while looking at job postings for dance studios. I have not feeling the spark to go back and learn on the job like I have usually done, especially when I never felt that I fit in before. With an over-saturated movement toward online dance, most possibilities … Continue reading Welcome to Whatever You Wish
The ad-target gods bestowed some dance activities onto me, and so I wanted to pay it forward. Check out these fun and intuitive activities for dancing with children from First 5 California. I don't have children, but you can for sure catch me carry dancing my cat around the house on any given day. Carry … Continue reading Dancing With Your Kids (Activities from First 5 California)
Hello, and happy dance day! If you've ever wanted to learn to swing dance, there is no better time than now! Our FREE YouTube lessons this week will get you energized and swinging into the weekend. Single-Time Swing Basic In this first video lesson, we break-down a single-time swing basic step with a partner. You … Continue reading FREE DANCE DAY! Some Swinging Things
In case you missed it, this week on YouTube, I uploaded a brief introduction to search engine optimization, and I also had some older files from this side-hustle blog that I edited together. I have found YouTube to be a fun challenge. I am still working through channeling my personality on camera despite my social … Continue reading Every Room is a Dance Room
Forward Movement is a free 4-day online digital dance experience held July 27 - July 30, 2020. This event is as an accesible online dance convention for kids ages 4-19 and their direct communities. (I'm going for the seminars.) Registration is free for all dancers ages 4-19 as well as parents, studio owners, and arts/dance … Continue reading Check out this FREE 4-day Digital Dance Experience!
Hello, and happy Friday! We are going to begin sharing a curated collection of FREE Dance Lessons and Resources from myself and other great dancers on YouTube every week! All of these lessons are available for you to experience for FREE on YouTube. This week we have three beginner ballroom dance lessons. If you are … Continue reading FREE DANCE FRIDAY! Learn Ballroom Basics on YouTube
This video is a super quick introduction to YouTube search engine optimization. I will tell you a few ways you can add detail to your video uploads to help potential viewers find it in search. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DmgxCawx_Uk This video will be premiered LIVE on YouTube June 21 at 3:45pm,PST. Please come and join me to chat!
Some of you who follow me on Instagram are keen that I decided to leave the studio I had been training at previously, since I was not feeling their vibe. Truthfully, even without the pandemic, dance studio spaces are not my first choice for learning to dance, so seeking an alternative does jive with me. … Continue reading Partner Dancing | Now With More Partner!
This is a video that I made to introduce a new series of videos on my YouTube channel. There are many videos with advice to grow your numbers, but I want to focus more on learning how to use the system to inform better content creation. I introduce YouTube search engine optimization, interpreting analytics, channel … Continue reading A New Series for Learning How to Work With YouTube
One of my goals with my YouTube channel is to experiment with different styles of sharing dance information digitally that might be useful to others. I recently made two videos for foot stretching and relaxation that would make a fine end to a dancing day. First up is a Follow-Along Foot Stretch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ySyG4UgGisY Now for … Continue reading Treats for Your Dance Feets!