Will Kumquat show up if I post a video he might like?

Will Kumquat show up if I post a video he might like?

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  • #37758
    AvatarMasøn M.
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    I love ideas, since as I said I’m… uncreative in the beginning stages of an idea. For example, when I was taking a writing class, I struggled and struggled to find topics to write about. Once I got my topic, the essay itself was easy, and I generally got good grades. But when my teacher would assign something to write about… Man, I could blow through that essay no problem. As I said, I’m not funny alone, I leech off of something, and I think that’s true in all aspects of what I do.

    #37759
    AvatarMasøn M.
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    I just need to start with virality, like Cantina Pencil Girl (who is actually legitimately funny). Her first video was #1 on trending… That’s such an amazing feat. It’s a lot like Darude – Sandstorm Potato Guy.

    #37760
    AvatarMasøn M.
    Participant

    (I feel like I’ve disgraced the thread originally intended for Kumquat’s Enjoyment…)

    #37761
    AvatarJeff Ross
    Participant

    (No, Masøn, because your first video will be one that Kumquat will enjoy…guaranteed.)

    #37763
    AvatarJeff Ross
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    The “start with virality” is a myth…you have sufficient popularity from your comments, Masøn. You just need to make sure you’re using the talents God has given you to do your best whenever set forth the vision of your channel and make your first video (if that’s something you decide to do).

    #37764
    AvatarAwkward Potato
    Guest

    (It’s not disgraced, it’s enhanced. I agree with Jeff)

    #37765
    Avatarsuperchris01
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    Mason DO IT. I just did a reaction video as my first video. Plus people know you in comment sections (How many times have I seen someone comment that on Studio C or another channel, lol). I think you could get a good name for yourself.

    #37766
    AvatarJosiah the Carrot Stick
    Guest

    *Palpatine voice*
    Do it

    #37767
    AvatarMasøn M.
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    #37768
    AvatarMasøn M.
    Participant

    #37776
    AvatarJosiah the Carrot Stick
    Guest

    Oh my.

    #37778
    AvatarJeff Ross
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    So I’ve been thinking about Masøn & producing videos on YouTube, and here is what I’ve concluded:

    Right now, Masøn is one of the best commenters on YouTube. The Bible verse that best explains what he tries to do is Proverbs 15:23, “A man finds joy in giving an apt reply— and how good is a timely word!” Reading his comments always seem to enhance the video viewing experience, as he understands the intended audience with each comment he writes.

    If he were to branch into video production, it would have to fit into that theme somehow. I don’t think Masøn would gain much satisfaction from making videos unless they fit into a bigger motivation station. They would have to be structured such that anyone [from his intended audience] would finish watching and think, “I am so glad I spent some of my precious time watching Masøn’s video.” I’m not sure what structure or genre or topic or style or factors (or donkeys) would make a Masøn M. video, but I know how it will feel once it’s done. Even a short, fun, lighthearted, timely video from Masøn will have a little bit of substance to it, because he’s made it for his intended audience with purpose.

    Maybe I’m being too idealistic, but that’s what I’ve been thinking about today.

    #37780
    AvatarMasøn M.
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    I think that’s definitely on point.

    #37785
    AvatarJeff Ross
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    Part 1:

    #37787
    AvatarJeff Ross
    Participant

    Part 2:

    #37900
    AvatarMasøn M.
    Participant

    Can’t believe I’d never seen those before, those are brilliant…

    #37915
    AvatarJosiah the Carrot Stick
    Guest

    Those are phenomenal.

    #37921
    AvatarMasøn M.
    Participant

    #41410
    AvatarJeff Ross
    Participant

    I’m hoping Kumquat is able to show up in the fancast this time…we’ll see how the logistics shake out.

    #42707
    AvatarJeff Ross
    Participant

    He did show up in the fancast, I’m pleased to report. His main segment started at 1:01:13, but you can also hear his voice in the intro and in the final saying of “Happy Ryan and Matthew Appreciation Station Day”.

    #42708
    AvatarJeff Ross
    Participant

    Here’s a “Ryan Matlock isn’t releasing content right now, so here’s the best current video regarding puns and holidays that I could find that also relates to the motivation discussion from earlier in this thread” video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=plb_pbcslfw

    #BringBackTheEntrePUNeuerAfterTheWeddingPlease

    #42709
    AvatarJeff Ross
    Participant

    In comment #42707, I meant 1:01:03 for the timestamp.

    #47337
    AvatarJeff Ross
    Participant

    I spotted a video that made me think of this thread, whether or not it’s actually a video that fits with this thread:

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