How to Spongebob the Right Way: From Hiphop to Shuffle

You are invited to a friend's birthday party. The house is pumped up with base sound, and you've chugged in a few shots.  Ok now, it's time for some action. Ready to get down on the floor. This is the perfect time to show off what you've been practicing on.…

How to Dance Pacing in Locking

What pops up in your head when it comes to dancing in the 70s?If you search 1970s in Wikipedia, you will get funk in the music section. The notable artist includes James Brown. It was that big. Funk in dance category was no exception.Now rest assured, I am…

How to Pop: The Ultimate Guide to Dance like a Real Popper

A worrying thought, isn't it? You are following tutorial videos, but you can’t help wondering if you will ever become a popper like them. What makes your pop much smaller than the instructors? You are all doing the same move. Stand on feet, arms straight, on the beat, and…

How to Dance Running Man: Classic Hiphop Move

You must have heard of this step. Even Seen it. The long-running popularity of this step is one of the winner legacies from the 80s' along with moonwalk, windmill, and wave. There are many movements that dance beginners can learn easily in hiphop. Even at this site, we cover many…

Imitation Improves Dancing. Tips to Keep Originality as a Dancer

You feel like doing the same move over and over. What is missing? Imitation is an important part of human education. Babies spend their entire baby life imitating parents from their language to facial expression. As we grow up, however we forget how to do this, under the false claim…

6 Dance Tips for Successfully Practicing at Home

Today is the last day of November. We are heading into the serious winter. The place I live snows a lot, you cannot barely practice outside on the street. Unless you have a friend owning a dance studio, the only way to secure self-practice is at home. When I first…

Breakdance Tips: Troubleshooting "Chair Freeze"

Chair freeze is by far the most popular freeze type for break dancers. This is what most start off with along with other introductory moves like 6 steps, top rock, etc. It is frustrating when you cannot accomplish such foundation move however. You cannot move to the next level without…

How to Practice Isolation for New Dancers

When you are starting out dancing, isolation is the first thing that challenges you. To move onto the next level, you have to climb this wall. Although it is classified as basic in the dance literature, it is frustrating how difficult it can be. When you actually try it, your…

Hiphop Dance: Use "Charleston" for Shuffle Style

Charleston is often seen in cutting shapes style of shuffle dance. This basic step is originally from hiphop dance, but it is also suited for the shuffle. The technique is the same, but electronic dance music (EDM) and hiphop music are different in melody and tempo. That means there are…