How to make a shiny gold text effect in Adobe Illustrator

Get an awesome shiny gold effect solely in Illustrator with the gradient tool!

To learn how to use the gradient tool at 8:52 in this video:
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Lighting: Woods Clamp lighting (I use 2 of these)
Camera: Canon T5 – This is what I use, but it’s probably a better deal to get the newer model: Canon T6 –
Microphone: Boya lapel mic (when I talk to the camera) –
and Blue Snowball mic (on screen capture videos) –
Recording software: Quicktime
Editing software: Adobe Premiere Pro and Adobe After Effects

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