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Top 3 Apps To Learn About How to Play Guitars [iOS]

Apple App store is filled with loads of guitar apps that provide users not only guitar playing experience but also provide them with the requisite information about this instrument. So if you happen to be an enthusiastic guitarist owning an iDevice that is iPad or an iPhone then this post is a must read for you. I will be lining up 3 free of cost apps that will help out wannabe guitarists to improve their skill level without taking into consideration the music ability you have.

Chords

Chords

Simple yet a very useful app, Chords is by far the simplest guitar app you will find on iTunes app store. There is no flashy interface no complex diagrams, just chords that are represented in a black-on-white format. The app includes 28 different types of chords each representing a separate note. You just have to choose a note and a variation and you are all set to go.

Guitar Free with Songs

Guiatar Free with Songs

It is a full fledge virtual guitar app and I found this app to be an amazing virtual alternative to a real guitar. It is a very easy to play virtual guitar and anything you will learn on it can be straight-forwardly applied to your real life guitar. So if you are in a mood to strum away while traveling or you want to learn few songs on the go then Guitar Free with Songs is the perfect app for you. You can upgrade the app with 500 songs but even without this upgrade this app is a wonder.

Epic Chromatic Tuner

Epic Chromatic Tuner

Tuning your guitar or learning how to tune your guitar is an essential ingredient of guitar playing thing. Like other chromatic tuners available, Epic Chromatic Tuner scans for tones directly from your iDevice’s microphone and then checks back with essential notes and other fine tuning options. App has a built-in array of tuning styles and I must say that it does a pretty decent job of tuning up your instrument. The interface is clutter free and is overall app is quite fast. You can download Epic chromatic tuner for free from iTunes app store.

So guys I am sure that if you are looking to learn guitar on your iDevice then above reviewed apps are a must download.

3 Best How-To Video Channels on YouTube

Whenever you will enter a query for things like ‘How To’ in Google a large number of results pop-up showing numerous things. More specifically If you type in ‘How To’ in Google some results from YouTube will also be visible, showing online videos from that category. So if you happen to be looking for some ‘How To’ online videos then today’s post is a must read for you. I am highlighting 3 really useful YouTube video channels that houses some interesting collection of ‘How To’ videos.

VideoJug

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Apparently it’s an educational video site with a bit of twist in it, its YouTube constituent has almost 2200 videos having almost 175 million views. You can find stuff like ‘How to Recognize Geeks’ on it, plus it also has some really cool videos ranging in categories like Technology & cars and Education & Outdoors. You can visit VideoJug’s YouTube channel and surf through some really interesting stuff.

Howcast

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Its an excellent source of some fun goers YouTube videos with an informative and a serious ‘How To’ angle tagged to them. Out of all the categories the gaming channel is having the highest number of subscribers. I personally liked the Tech & Gadget section of Howcast because it had a large number of video collections telling users How To use certain kind of gadgets. The Howcast YouTube channel has a total of 7700 videos divided in various categories.

Khan Academy

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If you are looking for a study oriented ‘How To’ based YouTube channel then Khan Academy is definitely worth looking at. It’s even endorsed by Bill Gates as a perfect stop for learning all the basics of sciences and math. You can view Khan Academy YouTube channel by visiting their official website.

What other channels you think that might be there in this list of YouTube channels. Try these out and Let us know in comments that were these YouTube channels were useful or not.