Since I cannot yet make this in video form, I’ve decided to make a blogpost about this for now. With a video version coming later on when I get my webcam set up. (My MS HD 5001).
1-When and Why did you start YouTube
I started YouTube in April 2007, and I started because a friend of mine known as “KurtisICT” suggest I start making them. I made one and couldn’t stop making videos.
2-What would you consider yourself ? – Power User, Early Adopter ,Everday User
Not sure, I am a combination of all three so I am a “Everyday Power Adaopter User”
3-What mobile phone do you use?
Samsung Galaxy S 1.
4-Setup Overview ? (PC , Monitors , etc)
I have an Acer Aspire X3200 with 4GB DDR2 RAM, nVida GeForce 9200, 1TB HDD with Windows 7 Premium. I am using my HDTV as a monitor.
My Laptop is an HP with 4GB DDR3, ATI Radeon Moobilty Graphics, 1366×768 resolution (15″ screen), 500GB HDD with Windows 7 premium.
5-Favorite Gaming Method (PC ,XBOX , PS3, Handheld)
Both PC and PS3 gaming. I like both because the PS3 is good for FPS games and the PC is good for RTS games and The Sims games.
6- Top 3 Software you install when re-installing OS
Microsoft Security essentials
Windows Live Writer
7-Favorite iOS / Mobile App
Google+ at the moment as it uploads pictures instantly.
8- Listen to any Podcasts?
No not really. However I might be starting too.
9- What apps do you currently have open ?
Don’t have any mobile apps open. On my laptop I have FireFox, explorer and Minecraft Open.
10- What OS are you on?
Windows 7 home premium 64bit.
Andriod 2.2.2 on my phone.
11- Favorite blogs to read
Don’t have a “favorite” blog. They are all good to me.
12-Know any coding?
13- Favorite Youtubers?
14- Top 3 tips to aspiring youtubers
– Keep at it
– Make sure you make a video at least once a month
– Block and Delete haters.
15-What are your websites?
My wordpress blog which you are reading now. I am not sure wether it is a real website as I did not code it by hand, and the theme was provided by wordpress.
I have made other websites in the past but they didn’t gain enough attention and I ended up abadoning them.
16-Do you regularly backup if so what drives do you use?
Not as much as I should. I use my 2 external 500GB USB hard drives.
For software discs I use infrarecorder to rip them to my computer. I then transfer them to an external HDD.
17-Main Music listening device?
I have two. My laptop and my phone. However I am not big on music.
18-Next item on your tech-purchase list if you have one?
– Saints Row 3
– Battlefield 3
– Modern Warfare 3
– MGS HD collection (PS3)
– Warhammer 40k: Space Marine
– PS Vita
– OnLive Console
19-If youtube was to closedown what would you do?
I would go somewhere else. If I can’t I would make text based content with wordpress, like I am doing now.
20-Most influential person on YT?
KurtisICT mainly, as if he hadn’t of suggested I make videos, I wouldn’t have gotten as far as I have.
That is it for this techsurvey, if you would like to leave a response feel free to leave it in a comment, or when I make my video version you can leave a video response, or text comment.