22 episodes

Every week, The Tangent Show with Isaac and Katharyne brings you a wealth of trends, niches and ideas for product creators and out of the box entrepreneurs. Explore our unique blend of Creativity, Business, Art and Technology with features like Niche Hunting, Platform of the Week, Nerd Corner and much more! Our goal is to leave your head spinning with workable ideas every week!

The Tangent Show Katharyne Shelton

    • Business
    • 4.7 • 3 Ratings

Every week, The Tangent Show with Isaac and Katharyne brings you a wealth of trends, niches and ideas for product creators and out of the box entrepreneurs. Explore our unique blend of Creativity, Business, Art and Technology with features like Niche Hunting, Platform of the Week, Nerd Corner and much more! Our goal is to leave your head spinning with workable ideas every week!

    Tangent Show #21 - Rapid Niche Hunting and KDP Book Idea Generation, Content ideas - and Free fruit!

    Tangent Show #21 - Rapid Niche Hunting and KDP Book Idea Generation, Content ideas - and Free fruit!

     Another fast moving Tangent Show!  Katharyne explains her quick method for generating ideas for KDP activity books, we talk about how to use sites like Statista to find content for your journals, we talk about emotion and relatability as selling points... and Isaac gives you a hot tip for finding free fruit - maybe on your street! 

     Links:  

     Tangent Templates: https://templates.tangent.rocks 

    KDP Group: https://facebook.com/groups/amazoncreatespace

     Ask Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/AskReddit 

    Statista: https://statista.com 

    Gun Violence Archive: https://www.gunviolencearchive.org/ 

    Five Thirty Eight: https://fivethirtyeight.com 

    Martine Makes: https://martinemakes.com 

    StingRay Qello (Concert app): https://qello.com 

    Cash App: https://cash.app 

    Cleo: https://meetcleo.com 

    • 45 min
    Tangent Show #20 - Twitch's new rival, underwater jetpacks, source Private Label.. and Piktochart!

    Tangent Show #20 - Twitch's new rival, underwater jetpacks, source Private Label.. and Piktochart!

     Another fast moving Tangent Show!  We talk about Microsoft's new Mixer platform and why it is a serious contender to Amazon's Twitch, plus if you missed ASD, we show how to find products and private label vendors on their website, plus a new design tool that could add some pizzazz to your KDP books!  

    Also, we talk about play by mail games and brainstorm how to bring them into 2019 and share the awesome thing that Standard Ebooks is doing!  

    Links:   

    Tangent Templates: https://templates.tangent.rocks

     KDP Group: https://facebook.com/groups/amazoncreatespace 

    ASD: https://asdonline.com 

    Mixer: https://mixer.com 

    Piktochart: https://piktochart.com 

    Standard Ebooks: https://standardebooks.org/ 

    • 39 min
    Tangent Show #19 - Vidcon, Video Marketing, TT Update, great color schemes and much more!

    Tangent Show #19 - Vidcon, Video Marketing, TT Update, great color schemes and much more!

     Another fast moving Tangent Show!   

     We share our takeaways from Vidcon 10 - the annual YouTube Convention, including the social media platform that was more talked about than YouTube! (It's not Facebook, Twitter or Instagram!) 

     Plus, we updated Tangent Templates this week to allow custom uploads.  Learn more about that!  

    We share a neat way to generate color palettes and schemes... and we tell you which industry is now officially sanctioned at CES (Consumer Electronics Show).   

    Links:   

    Tangent Templates: https://templates.tangent.rocks

     KDP Group:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/amazoncreatespace 

    Our ASD schedule:  https://asd.katharyne.com 

    ASD Show: https://asdonline.com

     Coolors: https://coolors.co 

    • 34 min
    Tangent Show #18 - Summer Vacation, Area 51 and Canva

    Tangent Show #18 - Summer Vacation, Area 51 and Canva

     Links:  

     Tangent Templates: https://templates.tangent.rocks

     KDP Group:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/amazoncreatespace 

    • 50 min
    Tangent Show #17 -10,000 member KDP contest, public domain goodies, nu-school wholesale & much more!

    Tangent Show #17 -10,000 member KDP contest, public domain goodies, nu-school wholesale & much more!

     Lots of news today!  From Earthquakes to Space babies...  

    Find out who is paying $1000 a month to sleep in a bunk bed and who is selling their bathwater for $30 a jar.  Discover the new wave of easy to use wholesale sites.  Find a wealth of public domain movies and learn how you can use them to create unique products.  We talk about creativity - the best times to be creative and how to break a creative block.  Plus we draw a winner for our 10,000 member contest

     Links:   

    Tangent Templates: https://templates.tangent.rocks

     KDP Group:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/amazoncreatespace 

    • 1 hr 10 min
    Tangent Show #16 Social Credit is scary? PLUS Amazon samples, Google Transit, Niches, keyword ROYALE

    Tangent Show #16 Social Credit is scary? PLUS Amazon samples, Google Transit, Niches, keyword ROYALE

     Another buzzing Tangent Show with Katharyne and Isaac. If you watch this show, you'll learn how to get Amazon samples, find great niches for your books, discover how social credit can be super useful but is potentially about to ruin the lives of millions of people.  (If you're mean to people on Facebook, will elevators still stop for you?)   Also, we have a guest nerd corner with Sid who talks about Mario Maker 2 and why building game levels and assets may be the business of the future.  

    Finally, we brainstorm around the concept of Battle Royales and generate a wealth of business and book ideas for you! 

     Links:   

    Tangent Templates: https://templates.tangent.rocks 

    KDP Group:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/amazoncreatespace 

    Amazon Samples: https://www.amazon.com/samples

     Movers and Shakers:  https://www.amazon.com/gp/movers-and-shakers 

    Google Transit:  https://maps.google.com/landing/transit/index.html 

    Line Social Credit:  https://www.theverge.com/2019/6/27/18760928/line-conference-2019-score-sticker-vision-mini-app-tokyo 

    • 1 hr 6 min

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