Evan and Katelyn Podcast

Evan and Katelyn Podcast

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A podcast about YouTube stuff, making stuff, and …


#053 Evan’s Biggest Work Pressure
Feb 17 • 50 min
Today Katelyn interviews Evan about the tasks he does for the channel and what pressures him the most. See our Show Notes and Things of the Week below! 👇 Want more E&K videos? We have more channels: 🛠️ Main channel: https://www.youtube.com/evanandkatelyn…
#052 Evan Interviews Katelyn about Editing
Feb 3 • 70 min
We hang In today’s podcast, Evan interviews Katelyn about editing! See our Show Notes and Things of the Week below! 👇 Want more E&K videos? We have more channels: 🛠️ Main channel: https://www.youtube.com/evanandkatelyn 🎮 Gaming:…
#051 Our Teenage Jobs
Jan 20 • 71 min
We were recently reminded of our past customer service jobs and thought it might be fun to go back and tell stories of our first jobs as teenagers! See our Show Notes and Things of the Week below! 👇 Want more E&K videos? We have more channels: 🛠️ Main…
#050 New Year’s Resolutions and 2020 Goals
Jan 6 • 57 min
This week we’re chatting about New Year’s Resolutions and goals, both on the business side and personal side of things! See our Show Notes and Things of the Week below! 👇 Want more E&K videos? We have more channels: 🛠️ Main channel:…
#049 Looking back on 2019 and how things have changed
Dec 23, 2019 • 68 min
So much has changed over the past year we thought it would be a good opportunity to look back and reflect on how things have changed, chat about some notable things that happened this year, and maybe sneak another Mad Libs corruption of a Holiday Song…
#048 Holiday Life Hacks and Christmas Carol Game
Dec 16, 2019 • 66 min
It’s holiday season! Time to judge life hacks, remember family traditions, and destroy beloved songs via Mad Libs :) See our Show Notes and Things of the Week below! 👇 Life hacks we talked about: -…
#047 Ask us anything LIVE!
Dec 9, 2019 • 125 min
Are you curious what questions we might get if we went live with hundreds of y’all? We were too, so that’s what we did! Thanks for supporting our podcast and thanks for reading video descriptions ❤️ Want more E&K videos? We have more channels: 🛠️ Main…
#046 Gift guide and our favorite things (the game)
Nov 25, 2019 • 54 min
Finding the right gifts for those you love is HARD! We’re here to save the day (possibly). See our Show Notes and Things of the Week below! 👇 SEE FULL BLOG POST FOR ALL GIFT IDEAS https://evanandkatelyn.com/2019/11/046-podcast/ Our gifts in order we…
#045 YouTube’s secret rating system
Nov 18, 2019 • 53 min
Serious stuff is happening on YouTube these days! We can now be sued for $42,530 per video… Also, every video has a secret rating on how advertiser friendly it is… See our Show Notes and Things of the Week below! 👇 Want more E&K videos? We have more…
#044 How We Film Our Videos
Nov 11, 2019 • 58 min
Today we answer a question about how we film our videos and play the game YouTuber Headline or Not?! See our Show Notes and Things of the Week below! 👇 Want more E&K videos? We have more channels: 🛠️ Main channel: https://www.youtube.com/evanandkatelyn 🎮…
#043 Fireside Halloween Special 🎃😱👻
Oct 28, 2019 • 51 min
Join us in our backyard by the firepit while we tell scary stories and talk about Halloween stuff! 🌲 Be part of #teamtrees and help us plant 20 million trees by 2020 by donating at https://teamtrees.org/ See our Show Notes and Things of the Week below! 👇…
#042 YouTube is more popular than Netflix?!
Oct 21, 2019 • 42 min
YouTube is more popular than Netflix among young people?! We also talk about quality vs quantity and have some life updates :) 💵 Help us make more stuff by supporting us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/evanandkatelyn 👕 Merch…
#041 Home Renovation-Cast!
Oct 14, 2019 • 47 min
Today’s podcast is all about home stuff - home buying, home renovation, home projects. We bought our house at a pretty young age and started with pretty much no experience so this should be fun! See our Show Notes and Things of the Week below! 👇 💵 Help us…
#040 A Happy Friend Podcast (plz don’t demonetize us)
Oct 7, 2019 • 71 min
Discussing the crazy “secret demonetized words” after watching the Nerd City “YouTube’s Biggest Lie” video. Then of course, we turn it into a game **laughs** **cries** See our Show Notes and Things of the Week below! 👇 💵 Help us make more stuff by…
#039 Evan and Katelyn and YOU (live Q&A + “Guess the Lyrics!” game)
Sep 30, 2019 • 69 min
We wanted to have a podcast with YOU, so we live streamed this podcast over at https://www.twitch.tv/evanandkatelyn and answered as many questions as we could. We also played a guess-those-lyrics game with you guys! See our Show Notes and Things of the…
#038 The 9 Keys to Happiness?
Sep 23, 2019 • 67 min
Michael Foley wrote about some unifying keys of happiness in a book called Age of Absurdity. Not the best book but the keys were interesting and we wanted to chat about them! Thanks Squarespace for sponsoring us, go to…
#037 Would we change our old projects? + What will the 2010s be remembered for?
Sep 16, 2019 • 58 min
Going into this podcast looking backwards and come to some surprising conclusions! Thanks Squarespace for sponsoring us, go to https://www.squarespace.com/evanandkatelynpodcast for 10% off your first purchase. See our Show Notes and Things of the Week…
#036 HUGE shift in YouTube landscape incoming
Sep 9, 2019 • 53 min
Evan almost sliced off his toe AND YouTube just made HUGE changes regarding kid’s content… but it could affect a lot more than that, might even affect us. Crazy week y’all. See our Show Notes and Things of the Week below! 👇 💵 Help us make more stuff by…
#035 We Don’t Understand YouTube
Sep 2, 2019 • 52 min
We’ve got pretty far without knowing what we’re doing so I guess we’re doing something right, but in today’s podcast we chat about secret behind the scenes YouTube stuff, what we got right and wrong with our predictions, and daydream about what we would…
#034 YouTube Drama and Fake YouTube Headlines
Aug 26, 2019 • 57 min
DRAMA ALERT!! YouTube is the Wild West y’all… and in today’s episode we talk about some recent updates from YouTube, some behind the scene of YouTube life, then Evan tries to guess if YouTube headlines are real or if Katelyn made them up. Thanks…
#033 The Blessing And Curse Of Real Time Feedback
Aug 19, 2019 • 52 min
The world we live in (content creators in particular) has constant real time feedback with our interconnected lives. We explore some of the benefits and downsides then we play a totally ridiculous game of FAILTANK!. See our Show Notes and Things of the…
#032 Work Life Balance FINALLY!
Aug 12, 2019 • 56 min
The entire goal of starting our YouTube channel is so that we can spend time together and craft the best life we can make for ourselves and each other. We have definitely been able to spend time together but one thing that has been elusive is any work…
#031 Story of the Supurrvisor
Aug 5, 2019 • 42 min
9 years ago, Katelyn was the happiest cat mom ever. This is the story of our Supurrvisor/Mochi/Joob/Jookin 😺❤️ Thanks Squarespace for sponsoring us, go to https://www.squarespace.com/evanandkatelynpodcast for 10% off your first purchase. See our Show…
#030 Burnout
Jul 29, 2019 • 60 min
Let’s spill all the secrets! How was our first YouTube live show? How do we avoid burnout? How well do we know each other?!? Thanks Squarespace for sponsoring us, go to https://www.squarespace.com/evanandkatelynpodcast for 10% off your first purchase. See…
#029 What Our Families Think of Our YouTube Careers
Jul 22, 2019 • 57 min
A full podcast this time! Updates, topic, and game (ohh myyy) Thanks Squarespace for sponsoring us, go to https://www.squarespace.com/evanandkatelyn for 10% off your first purchase. See our Show Notes and Things of the Week below 👇 Sorry for the peaking…
#028 Updatecast! Space, Cameras, and Fireworks
Jul 15, 2019 • 55 min
This podcast is a little different, just went into a bunch of updates/life stuff from the past week! See our Show Notes and Things of the Week below! 👇 💵 Help us make more stuff by supporting us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/evanandkatelyn 👕 Merch…
#027 Your “Thing” + Yahoo Roulette
Jul 8, 2019 • 49 min
We talk about finding your thing, part one of Evan’s Life Cheat Sheet, then play Yahoo Roulette! Thanks Squarespace for sponsoring us, go to https://www.squarespace.com/evanandkatelynpodcast for 10% off your first purchase. See our Show Notes and Things…
#026 We Took a Break
Jul 1, 2019 • 49 min
We actually took a week off and just got back from a family reunion, so it’s story time! See our Show Notes and Things of the Week below! 👇 💵 Help us make more stuff by supporting us on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/evanandkatelyn 👕 Merch…
#025 Evan Fell Through the Ceiling & We Rethink Our Lives
Jun 17, 2019 • 48 min
Well… Evan fell through our ceiling. We talk about that experience and end up questioning everything. Thanks Squarespace for sponsoring us, go to https://www.squarespace.com/evanandkatelynpodcast for 10% off your first purchase. See our Show Notes and…
#024 Are you prepared for the Zombie Apocalypse?
Jun 10, 2019 • 37 min
In this episode we talk apocalypses, zombie movies/games, and play some Would-You-Rather with an extra dose of braaaaaiiinnzz. Thanks Squarespace for sponsoring us, go to https://www.squarespace.com/evanandkatelynpodcast for 10% off your first purchase.…
#023 How to Start, Grow, and Monetize a YouTube Channel
Jun 3, 2019 • 109 min
For so long we’ve wanted to share our thoughts on how to start, grow, and monetize your youtube channel, like a guide for beginners or people who have found themselves stuck. We truly hope we’ve shared some helpful tips! See our Show Notes and Things of…
#022 FOMO and events
May 27, 2019 • 57 min
FOMO, events, and we play “Defend Yourself!” Thanks Squarespace for sponsoring us, go to https://www.squarespace.com/evanandkatelynpodcast for 10% off your first purchase 💵 Help us make more stuff by supporting us on Patreon:…
#021 Awkward Teen Years
May 20, 2019 • 62 min
We go way way back and talk about our childhoods, our awkward teen years, and what lead us to be the people we are now. Things we referenced in this podcast #014 Dream Shop and Moving - https://youtu.be/_eF9dTXqS2o 💵 Help us make more stuff by supporting…
#020 How We Started Making Things & How You Can Too
May 13, 2019 • 60 min
One of the most frequent questions we get asked revolve around how to get started making. While it really depends on the person we share our own journey and address some common excuses. Katelyn also challenges Evan to a round of: how well do you know…
#019 TV vs YouTube + Embarrassing Dad Stories
May 6, 2019 • 58 min
We chat TV vs YouTube with Jimmy Diresta, speculate about the futures of each, and then it’s storytime where Katelyn talks about times her dad totally trolled her 💵 Help us make more stuff by supporting us on Patreon:…
#018 Our Old Jobs & How They Shaped our YouTube Career
Apr 29, 2019 • 65 min
We get a decent amount of questions about what we did before making YouTube videos, so we thought we’d cover our jobs as an Engineer and Graphic designer, what we liked, what we did not like, and how it shaped our current business. We also do a Q&A…
#017 How We Come up with Ideas
Apr 22, 2019 • 69 min
VIDEO DESCRIPTION Where do project ideas come from, what make a good video? We’re still trying to figure that our ourselves but we brainstorm some together and also share a conversation we had with Paul Jackman while we were at WorkbenchCon 2019. Also…
#016 We’ve Changed Pt.2
Apr 15, 2019 • 76 min
If we could go back in time and do things differently… would we? We cover that, reflect on where we are now, and look back at the last 4 months since we started the podcast. We also play another round of “Obama Lama” with score keeping this time! 💵 Help…
#015 Our Week “Off” (Outsourcing and Diversifying)
Apr 8, 2019 • 77 min
In today’s podcast talk about our dinner party achievement, about diversifying, which is overwhelming us, and about outsourcing, which is hopefully our solution to taking on too much. Then we play Guess That Movie Quote! 💵 Help us make more stuff by…
#014 Dream Shop And Moving
Apr 1, 2019 • 74 min
We chat with April Wilkerson about tips for setting up a workshop, we share sketchy things we did to get into events, and we play the guess-that-song-based-on-reading-lyrics game! April Wilkerson’s channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/AprilWilkersonDIY…
#013 Daily Life 2 Years into YouTube
Mar 25, 2019 • 73 min
Yesterday marks the 2 YEAR mark of our YouTube channel. Can’t believe it’s been so long and also so short. We wanted to record this podcast to share what our daily lives are like right now for anyone curious, and as a little diary/slice of time for us to…
#012 Therapy Session With Bob Clagett
Mar 18, 2019 • 55 min
We wanted to talk about the future of YouTube with our friend Bob from I Like to Make Stuff. It turned into a bit of a therapy session but we touched on some interesting stuff ranging from the shifting YouTube landscape, what our purpose of making content…
#011 Sponsors And Work Life Balance
Mar 11, 2019 • 70 min
Sponsors are such a big part of our life so in this episode we talk about them and touch on how that affects work life balance. We’re lucky to be joined by Johnny Brooke from Crafted Workshop who we did our second ever collaboration with back in early…
#010 Balancing Instruction, Humor And Story With Bobby Duke
Mar 4, 2019 • 56 min
There is a lot to balance while you’re working for yourself and creating content. In our videos it’s tough particularly to balance instruction, humor, and story, and in our lives it’s hard to balance anything! We talk about this and much more with our…
#009 Why We Stopped Selling Products
Feb 25, 2019 • 65 min
Our whole “Evan and Katelyn” as a business idea started with making products and in this episode we tell more of that story and why we eventually stopped. We also try new game for this podcast: two truths and a lie and see how well we really know each…
#008 Why We Can’t Take a Break (yet)
Feb 18, 2019 • 58 min
We talk about the vacation we almost took, how we almost died that one time, and play the “guess that movie from 4 seconds of this song” game! Thanks Trade for sponsoring us, get 50% OFF your first order with Trade at http://bit.ly/tradeevankatelyn and…
#007 YOU Are The Algorithm
Feb 11, 2019 • 54 min
It’s just our best guess but did you know that YOU are actually YouTube’s mysterious algorithm? What you do while watching YouTube videos is feeding them data about the videos you watch and don’t watch. Help us make more stuff by supporting us on Patreon:…
#006 Early DIY Wins And Fails
Feb 4, 2019 • 63 min
Today we’re telling stories from our early DIY days… some were fails, some were wins, some were just gross… Then we play Fail Tank and come up with maker product ideas!! It’s like Shark Tank but more ridiculous :P Evan’s thing - thread checker…
#005 How we met
Jan 28, 2019 • 55 min
You guys asked how we met so today we’re telling that story! Hear how it took us 5 years to realize that we should be together and why it was worth the wait. Then play along as we try to guess songs based on just reading the lyrics! Evan’s thing of the…
#004 Lets Get Real
Jan 21, 2019 • 67 min
We get real in this episode: real life vs YouTube life, Evan’s hernia, how we define ourselves, why we’re putting time into our podcast/Twitch/other ventures when main videos might make more sense. Plus we play “would you rather” and go down some…
#003 Working Together
Jan 14, 2019 • 43 min
In this episode we answer some viewer questions about working together such as: How do we pull it off? What keeps you going without driving each other nuts? And… Do we have fights? To wrap things up we play a game where we argue with each other. Our…
#002 Our TV Show That Never Happened
Jan 11, 2019 • 57 min
Did you know we almost flew to New York and signed on for a 30 episode TV series? We talk about that opportunity specifically, YouTube vs TV in general, then play a game where we try to guess TV shows using only their intro music. Help us make more stuff…
#001 We’ve Changed
Jan 2, 2019 • 47 min
Our very first podcast 🙌 only a year in the making 😋 We mainly talk about how we’ve changed since we started making content online, why, who influenced us, and what we think is next. I Like To Make Stuff channel -…