10 Aquarium Tips: Successful African Cichlid Keeping

Ten tips that can help establish and maintain a successful African Cichlid tank. Taken from some hard won experience.
A big shout out to the following YouTube channels that have been very helpful to me: KG Tropicals, Pond Guru, Jay Wilson, Lou9294, Cichlid Madman, Mbuna Marcus, Steve Poland, Robert Lee, IFG, HalfMan HalfCichlid, robOzwrld and those I know I missed (sorry).
Resources:
How to acclimate:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aDq7IRwcASQ&nohtml5=False
and
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=glR8qAE3CP0&nohtml5=False
PondGuru "Pimp Your Canister": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lsAmSD3wVbg
Canister set up Tips: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SIQCbFmSNJM
Good web reference: www.cichlid-forum.com
FaceBook pages: Tank Talk, Cichlid Nation, Cichlid Insanity, Fish Tank Talk
More videos from my channel that you might enjoy:
Something funny, "Cichlids are Crack!" https://youtu.be/QXHbivlow8A
More funny: "African Cichlids - 5 Reasons Why You SHOULD NOT Get Into this Hobby!" https://youtu.be/1nczLCEa7Cg
Canister Filter Tips: "Canister Cleaning & Filter Media Tips" https://youtu.be/SIQCbFmSNJM
Water Change Tips: "Water Change Day" https://youtu.be/8xrQSYA7JtU
Defeating Ich: "African Cichlids & Ich - How I Won the Battle!"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ma2K_kMUqOY
I now have a Facebook page for my YouTube fish friends: "Ben O'Cichlid" at: https://www.facebook.com/groups/346953655693983/
I'm also on Instagram: "ben.o.cichlid"
Never forget: YOU ROCK!!!
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