About Alex Ferguson

Making video quick, simple and affordable for businesses.

August 2017 Studio Update

It’s NOT a toaster oven!

Here’s our abridged summer 2017 at Your Local Studio:

LinkedIn wants your videos.
It was hot. Even in the studio.
Evan put his feet (and other parts of his body) on another continent.
It’s not a toaster oven. Really. (Ask Alex what it really is… )
Your Local Studio kept shipping* …  regardless.

How was your summer and now […]

August 14th, 2017|YLS updates|

November Update: Happy Thanksgiving!


We feel incredibly blessed this year! We have so much to be thankful for on many levels.
First, our own families whom we love (a lot!), second our growing (delightful) team at Your Local Studio, third all the new (super cool) video equipment we got this year – and last (but definitely not least) you guys! […]

November 21st, 2016|YLS updates|

October Update: NEW Giant Teleprompter & Other Studio News

There’s a lot of exciting things happening at the studio. For starters, our GIANT new teleprompter! If you used our previous one, you’re going to love this new teleprompter even more! Other cool new equipment we’ve added include: sliders, lights, and a new 4K camera (for those hungry for high resolution videos).

We’re excited to have […]

October 25th, 2016|YLS updates|

21 Facts & Stats for Facebook Marketers

Things change pretty quickly in the Facebook world, and marketers need to keep up with the rapid growth. In 2008 when the first social media network was “just a passing fad” there were about 50 million users. Today there are nearly 1.4 billion users worldwide.

The United States and Canada is now just a subset of […]

February 4th, 2016|marketing|

Easy Video Tips with High Production Value for Real Estate Agents

As much as we love making videos, we also delight in making friends with other companies who share our love for video, yet focus on other areas to help their clients.

One of our friends in Charlotte, North Carolina is Go Left Marketing – led by a husband and wife duo – Jan Michael and Susan Aldea. Go […]

June 30th, 2015|marketing, video production|

3 Tips for Being Timely with Your SEO and Content Marketing Efforts

Written by Aaron Houghton of www.boostsuite.com
Aaron Houghton is a co-founder and CEO at BoostSuite.com, the collaborative marketing platform for small businesses. Aaron has over 15 years experience building and selling marketing products to small businesses around the globe.

When it comes to content marketing and search engine optimization (SEO), you have to make sure the content […]

June 10th, 2015|marketing|

4 Experts Address Challenges of Lead Generation Today

Let’s be honest–generating new leads can be a challenge.
Where do you go to find new leads? What tools do you use to find these leads? How do you track whether you’re actually getting somewhere?

Business owners and marketers ask questions like these all the time. Frankly, the process of lead generation can be downright frustrating, especially […]

March 26th, 2015|marketing|

What makes you stand out in the crowd?

That’s the question that will challenge every entrepreneur. You see, in the world of business you’re not alone. It will always be you and your competitors. So, what can you do to stand out? What makes you different?

In a word: authenticity. It’s not only what you do to build your brand, but what you do […]

January 14th, 2015|marketing|

Your Local Studio in Charlotte

We hope you had a very Merry Christmas, filled with the joy of family and friends, laughter and good food, and time to rejuvenate.

2014 has been a good year at Your Local Studio, and we want to take this opportunity to say “thank you” to you, before it ends! 

In the video, “End Well and Start Strong”, […]

December 29th, 2014|video production|