Snagit for Google Chrome: Extension workflow update, animated GIF production
JUNE 26, 2014
With our last major update , we debuted video screen recording in Snagit for Google Chrome. We’ve been noticing GIF screencasts gaining in popularity on social websites like Twitter and Google+, as well as on blog posts and websites. The post Snagit for Google Chrome: Extension workflow update, animated GIF production appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.
PD with Pictures: Using Screencasting to Save your Sanity!
MAY 3, 2015
Check out these 5 ways screencasts have saved my sanity: Better How-Tos with Google Docs. If you’re a Google Docs user, you probably know you can’t embed videos into a document. In addition to my full-time job in Cypress-Fairbanks, I work with a team of really cool people to put on the annual Texas Summit featuring Google for Education (we lovingly call it TxGoo).
ZaidLearn: 8 Free Screencasting Tools For Tony!
OCTOBER 31, 2008
Free Screencasting Tools For Tony! Free Screencasting Tools List (Updated) Tony Karrers blog "Toast! Im now back to searching for a free tool that works to create screencasts that I can use for my blog. Webinaria Create and share software demos online with their screen recording/ screencast software. Have fun exploring free screencasting tools! Twitter.
How to Optimize Your Screencast Videos for Search
JULY 30, 2013
So you’ve just put the finishing touches on your latest Camtasia screencast video. Fortunately, you don’t need to be an SEO guru to squeeze more search engine traffic from your screencast videos. Here’s a step-by-step blueprint for screencast video SEO. You can easily find these keywords using Google’s Keyword Tool. 1. Guest post by Brian Dean.
The 10 basic online tools every trainer and online facilitator should know
Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning
JANUARY 13, 2015
10 online tools in the backpack of every trainer and facilitator Twitter - microblogging Diigo - or any other social bookmarking service LinkedIn - for networking and groups Padlet - a brainstorm wall Youtube - search and make your own channel/playlists Yammer - and other smart tools to create private conversation groups Screencast-o-matic - and other screencasting tools Bigmarker - webinar tool for free Google - and Google plus Ning - or another paid online platform/LMS Do you know and work with the tools mentioned? short description below. More tools?
Google Wave - Learning Environments - Best of eLearning Learning
eLearning Learning Posts
OCTOBER 20, 2009
How to Create Screencasts You Can Be Proud Of , October 13, 2009. great resources to find out about Google Wave , October 14, 2009. All things Twitter , October 14, 2009. Twitter Research - Best of eLearning Learning , October 12, 2009. Google Wave (6). great resources to find out about Google Wave , October 14, 2009. Google Wave Invitations Available , October 13, 2009. Opus Meets Google Wave , October 15, 2009. Twitter Research - Best of eLearning Learning , October 12, 2009. Twitter (43). Best of eLearning Learning.
Guest Post: You can teach an old teacher new tricks
AUGUST 27, 2012
It took me over a month of thinking and planning before I made my first official lesson on a screencast. I had to reorganize my curriculum according to the newly released common core. I took the time to separate all of the common core topics for algebra II into ten units to be covered over one school year. Guest post by teacher, Steve Kelly. applications within each culminating project.
Google Docs Screencast / Tutorial - NorthStarNerd.Org
APRIL 15, 2008
NorthStarNerd.Org Dedicated to open access sharing of knowledge - Your host: Rich Hoeg Blog Engineering Learning Nerd TV Nerd Tweets Nordic Skiing Site Map Tutorials « Data Mining for Knowledge - Educypedia | Main | Introduction to Chemical Engineering eBook » April 15, 2008 Google Docs Screencast / Tutorial Google is going after Microsofts jugular. at no charge.
Manic May! Tools for Survival!
MAY 4, 2015
This year, I have found myself constantly leveraging Twitter, Snagit, and Remind as I power through the days. Twitter allows me to tell the story of our school, Remind helps me connect with families and send important updates, and Snagit?! think Catina summed it up best when she shared that, “Snagit works seamlessly between Chrome and your Google Drive. Manic May! Oh May.
Google Calendar Screencast Tutorial - NorthStarNerd.Org
JANUARY 24, 2007
» January 24, 2007 Google Calendar Screencast Tutorial Earlier today I watched a screencast tutorial on Google Calendar. the tutorial is nicely done, and more importantly has made me want to convince my wife to move our family calendar from Yahoo to Google. The Learning By Screencast is also indexed in my custom screencast search engine. As a fyi. learned of the tutorial via RSS. Posted at 09:05 AM in Elearning , Software Tools | Permalink Comments Verify your Comment Previewing your Comment Posted by: | This is only a preview.
Google Book Search Screencast - NorthStarNerd.Org
SEPTEMBER 18, 2006
NorthStarNerd.Org Dedicated to open access sharing of knowledge - Your host: Rich Hoeg Blog Engineering Learning Nerd TV Nerd Tweets Nordic Skiing Site Map Tutorials « TEDTalks Webcasts or Podcasts | Main | WikiHow » September 18, 2006 Google Book Search Screencast Would you like to create your own eBooks? Watch my screencast and learn how! here are some great resources and examples: Screencasting Resources & Examples - TechSmith Screencasting Primer (Camtasia). Screencast Examples - Screencast.Com. Your comment has not yet been posted.
Join the #moodlewish Twitter Stream!
MAY 6, 2010
So, having a dedicated hashtag in #moodlewish will hopefully provide a more convenient venue for all Moodle users to share ideas and suggestions (or those that use Twitter!), and for developers to make these sparks of ideas become a reality. learning learning tools Moodle Twitter OER/FREEClick image to view the visualized #moodlewish story clearly PLEASE WISH UP! Annoying!), Lovely!
Google Maps Screencast / Tutorial - NorthStarNerd.Org
APRIL 7, 2007
Main | Happy Easter » April 07, 2007 Google Maps Screencast / Tutorial In Fridays post , I noted how I was excited about Google Maps new visual user interface which allows an individual to create map mash-ups without the need to know programming code or scripts. As promised here is a short tutorial (six minutes) which demonstrates how easy it is to create a Google Maps mash-up. Google Maps Tutorial (may take a moment to load) You may wish to link to the map used as an example in my screencast. my Google map. Two Nerds in Iowa!
10 Things I Love about Screenr.com
JANUARY 11, 2012
Screenr is a completely free, web-based technology that allows anyone to sign in with their Twitter or Facebook account and record anything on your screen for up to 5 minutes. know some people may have an issue with this limitation, but I actually like it and I believe this feature alone will make you a better screencaster. Screenr uses Twitter or Facebook to sign in.
Google Blog Search Screencast - NorthStarNerd.Org
SEPTEMBER 25, 2006
» September 25, 2006 Google Blog Search Screencast I have created a short tutorial using Wink that demonstrates how to use Google Blog Search to create custom RSS feeds based upon keyword queries you construct. Create a RSS Feed Using Google Blog Search and GreatNews (may take a moment or two to load) Here are two other Google Search Tutorials Ive created: Creating your own eBooks with Google Book Search Create Google Search RSS Feeds Using Google Alert Finally, I have a series of screencasts / tutorials demonstrating how to use the RSS feed reader, GreatNews.
(almost) Everything about video for learning professionals
Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning
FEBRUARY 13, 2015
January was our #videoleren theme on Twitter with the Ennuonline twitter tips. For this blog I suffice to say that you can screencast (make a movie of your computer screen), on-the-fly videos (amateur quality with iphone, ipad or simple camera), professional videos, web lectures and live stream (let online follow a meeting by people who are not there). Tie a tie? Questions.
Google Co-Op Screencast Tutorial - NorthStarNerd.Org
DECEMBER 28, 2006
NorthStarNerd.Org Dedicated to open access sharing of knowledge - Your host: Rich Hoeg Blog Engineering Learning Nerd TV Nerd Tweets Nordic Skiing Site Map Tutorials « Google Co-Op Wiki Search Engine | Main | Nerd Food » December 28, 2006 Google Co-Op Screencast Tutorial Over the past few months Ive created a number of Google Co-op search engines , ranging from an Engineering Podcast Search Engine to WikiSearch. thought folks might like to see how easy it is to create your own search engine with Google Co-op. Your comment has not yet been posted.
Google Chrome - NorthStarNerd.Org
SEPTEMBER 3, 2008
» September 03, 2008 Google Chrome Let the battle begin! As most everyone knows, Google has entered the browser wars with Chrome. blog I regularily monitor, DemoGirl , has a great, high quality screencast which demonstrates Chromes' key features. Remember Netscape? Your comment has not yet been posted. Your comment could not be posted. Please try again.
Tracking Google Results via Google Alert - NorthStarNerd.Org
AUGUST 15, 2008
Main | Lake Superior vs. Silicon Valley Hot Spots » August 15, 2008 Tracking Google Results via Google Alert Do you Google? Would you like to be automatically informed of relevant Google results that match a query you pre-define? Does tracking those Google results via RSS appeal to you? Its not Rocket Science! Your comment has not yet been posted.
Google Wave - Twitter - eLearning Learning Best of October 2009
eLearning Learning Posts
NOVEMBER 3, 2009
Twitter for learning - Sticky Learning , October 25, 2009. To get Twitter you gotta Tweet! Quick Explanation of Google Wave - Video - MinuteBio , October 2, 2009. How to Create Screencasts You Can Be Proud Of , October 13, 2009. Free Powerpoint Twitter Tools , October 6, 2009. great resources to find out about Google Wave , October 14, 2009. more Google Wave resources , October 31, 2009. Twitter Research - Best of eLearning Learning , October 12, 2009. Google Wave (21). more Google Wave resources , October 31, 2009.
Join us LIVE on The Forge - Thursday at 2pm ET
JANUARY 18, 2012
Unlike those big name awards shows, we'll try to deliver some thoughtful analysis of the entries to help you improve your own screencast technique. The Twitter hashtag is #tscforge. Steve Garfield, author of Get Seen , on Twitter @stevegarfield , is a very early and well known vlogger and knows more ways to get video online - more easily - than anyone. Entertainment Judge.
Rich Hoegs Screencasts - NorthStarNerd.Org
NOVEMBER 29, 2006
Main | The Nobel Science (not Science Ig Noble ) » November 29, 2006 Rich Hoegs Screencasts This web page contains links to screencasts tutorials created by Rich Hoeg (this blog's host) and the original postings that gave background information. As I create new screencasts, I will always add a link on this page. This page was last updated on March 09, 2010 Newest Tutorials: 12 Sprints Tutorial & SportTracks Garmin Software Google Tools Tutorials Google Alert (create custom RSS feeds using Google Alert). Screencast-O-Matic / Jamaican Style!
The iPad for Learning & Teaching Workshop at IMU!
JANUARY 8, 2013
iBooks Google Play Books Taking Notes? Dropbox Google Drive Box iCloud 9 Mindmapping & Brainstorming Tools QR Code Reader Apps 4. Videos Videolicious iMovie($) FiLMiC Pro($) Creating Screencasts? Skype Google+ (Hangouts) WizIQ Collaborative Learning & Sharing? Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn Box Google Drive Edmodo Pinterest 6. APPS FOR.
AutoCad Electrical Screencast - NorthStarNerd.Org
AUGUST 16, 2006
NorthStarNerd.Org Dedicated to open access sharing of knowledge - Your host: Rich Hoeg Blog Engineering Learning Nerd TV Nerd Tweets Nordic Skiing Site Map Tutorials « Stanford Online - Fall 2006 | Main | Oxford Internet Institute » August 16, 2006 AutoCad Electrical Screencast Here is a good reason to optimize some of your favorite searches using Google Blog Search. Any search you create (and optimize) via Google Blog Search can be turned into a RSS Feed. You now have a "bot" which automatically trolls the net for your important content.
Software Development / Programming Screencast Tutorials - NorthStarNerd.Org
JANUARY 5, 2007
Finally, if you like ShowMeDo, REMEMBER to visit my software screencast search engine. created with Google Co-Op. This search engine allows you to collectively search many screencasts sites Posted at 08:35 AM in Elearning | Permalink Comments Hi Richard, great resource for those that are interested in screencasting. and more. Okay, why do I like this site so much?
iPad for Learning & Teaching at #eLi3!
JANUARY 29, 2013
iBooks Google Play Books Taking Notes? Dropbox Google Drive Box iCloud 9 Mindmapping & Brainstorming Tools QR Code Reader Apps 4. Videos Videolicious iMovie($) FiLMiC Pro($) Creating Screencasts? Skype Google+ (Hangouts) WizIQ Collaborative Learning & Sharing? Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn Box Google Drive Edmodo Pinterest 6. RESOURCES 1.
1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013
JANUARY 17, 2013
It has been good to see the varied interest in the 10 Tools Challenge both on my blog and Twitter as well as on other social channels – so here are a few updates. 1 – In response to a number of requests I’m now collating the blogs of those who are taking part as an update on the introductory blog post - so that the posts can be shared more widely. OFFICE TOOLS.
New book: Interactive guide to Camtasia for Mac
APRIL 2, 2013
With over 30 screencast videos inside, this book will teach you the fundamentals of Camtasia for Mac and get you started on making great screencasts. Simply leave a comment on this blog post with a link to your favorite screencast by 11:59 pm ET on Thursday, April 4, 2013. Tips & How To's Book Camtasia for Mac how to Screencasting Tips and TricksWant to win a copy?
Google Analytics Training Video Series - NorthStarNerd.Org
MARCH 31, 2007
NorthStarNerd.Org Dedicated to open access sharing of knowledge - Your host: Rich Hoeg Blog Engineering Learning Nerd TV Nerd Tweets Nordic Skiing Site Map Tutorials « Tagging Inside the Firewall | Main | The Search for the Perfect Engineering School » March 31, 2007 Google Analytics Training Video Series Even if youre not interested in learning about Google Analytics, this video series demonstrates the practical result behind Thursdays post: Google Video: Your Training Search Engine. high resolution (as opposed to Google Video) Total time at task.
(X)HTML and CSS Screencast Tutorial - NorthStarNerd.Org
DECEMBER 27, 2006
NorthStarNerd.Org Dedicated to open access sharing of knowledge - Your host: Rich Hoeg Blog Engineering Learning Nerd TV Nerd Tweets Nordic Skiing Site Map Tutorials « CamStudio - A Screencast Tutorial | Main | Google Co-Op Wiki Search Engine » December 27, 2006 (X)HTML and CSS Screencast Tutorial From a young woman named Liz ( The Learning Nerd ) who is taking a "gap" year off between high school and college, comes some new screencasts. Her goal is to "learn everything" over the next twelve months. Your comment could not be posted.
The Green Screen Effect – TechSmith Tips
MAY 21, 2015
TechSmith Tips is a weekly series that will focus on tips in screencasting, video editing, and more. You can find almost any cloth from a local fabric store or a quick google search for a reasonable price. Keep your eyes on the TechSmith blog, YouTube channel (subscribe to make it easy) , Twitter , Facebook , we’ll even be posting it on LinkedIn if that’s your thing.
ScreenCasts - From the Supreme to the Sublime! - NorthStarNerd.Org
SEPTEMBER 11, 2006
NorthStarNerd.Org Dedicated to open access sharing of knowledge - Your host: Rich Hoeg Blog Engineering Learning Nerd TV Nerd Tweets Nordic Skiing Site Map Tutorials « In Memorium, Richard Fraser: September 11, 2001 | Main | FeedBurner = Customer Service » September 11, 2006 ScreenCasts - From the Supreme to the Sublime! which screencasts to I label supreme, and which sublime?! The Screen Room has high quality screencasts ranging from the SUN Grid to Microsoft Atlas. Ill let you decide. However, one should not only focus on work. Thus, I bring you BrickFilms.
Google Alert and RSS - NorthStarNerd.Org
AUGUST 31, 2006
Main | The Eagle Has Landed » August 31, 2006 Google Alert and RSS If you've been reading this blog for the last month or so, you know I've wanted a Google RSS feed service. Unlike MSN Search and Yahoo, Google has not embraced RSS. However, there is a cool service named Google Alert which is almost as good. Google Alert, which is not part of Google, allows one to create custom RSS feeds using Google search results. The method is simple, and access to the basic Google Alert service is free. Google Alert.
e-Learning Acupuncture: Find files instantly with Google
MARCH 23, 2007
Friday, March 23, 2007 Find files instantly with Google I work in a military university that has a military computer network. quick search of Google found this fascinating Tech Recipe for doing just that. Its an amazing trick of syntax with Google that lets you find any file type you are looking for. To find unprotected directories on the Internet that house WAV files use this syntax in Google: -inurl:htm -inurl:html intitle:"index of" "Last modified" wav Are you looking for some SWF files? Isnt Google interesting? Some file types are blocked by the firewall.
Something new under the hood
JULY 20, 2011
Camtasia for Mac users may have noticed something different in your screencast projects after installing our free Lion-ready update a couple of weeks ago. So go nuts and add a little more motion to your screencast projects! Leave a comment on this post or find us on Twitter , Facebook , or our new Q&A forum. Tweet him up @fosteronomo or put him in a Google+ Circle.
GreatNews RSS Feedreader Screencast - NorthStarNerd.Org
SEPTEMBER 14, 2006
NorthStarNerd.Org Dedicated to open access sharing of knowledge - Your host: Rich Hoeg Blog Engineering Learning Nerd TV Nerd Tweets Nordic Skiing Site Map Tutorials « Institution of Engineering and Technology Webcasts | Main | Tutorials for NXT-G and RoboLab » September 14, 2006 GreatNews RSS Feedreader Screencast As I mentioned a few days ago, I conducted an evaluation of GreatNews , and the result has been to make this a recommended feedreader for RSS. Hope you find the tutorials helpful. Posted by: Rosemarie | January 08, 2007 at 11:10 PM Excellent tutorials! Thanks Rich.
Two Examples of how Brands are still not Joining the Social Media Conversation
JANUARY 24, 2012
A couple of years ago, whenever someone did a presentation on Social Media, most likely the last slide in the presentation would read ‘Join the Conversation.”. I did a few and I had a slide like that at the end, encouraging people to join Twitter for example in order to learn what customers were saying about their Brand or documentation or eLearning courses. Not all of them as I have found.
ZaidLearn: A Free Learning Tool for Every Learning Problem?
JUNE 13, 2008
Google Language Tools RSS reader? Google Reader Online Calendar? Google Calendar Tool to aggregate all my resources, mail, RSS feeds, etc, in one place? Google Docs or Zoho Tool that accurately converts my PowerPoint to Flash (including animations)? Google Notebook Blogging tool? Twitter Wiki tool? Screencasting (recording) tool? Twitter.
Google Video: Your Training Search Engine - NorthStarNerd.Org
MARCH 29, 2007
NorthStarNerd.Org Dedicated to open access sharing of knowledge - Your host: Rich Hoeg Blog Engineering Learning Nerd TV Nerd Tweets Nordic Skiing Site Map Tutorials « LabView Learning Resources | Main | Cooking for Engineers » March 29, 2007 Google Video: Your Training Search Engine With the increasing presence of Web 2.0 tools, you must not ignore web services such as Google Video (and even YouTube) in terms of sourcing and accessing technical training. Here are links to the examples used in my screencast. For RSS feeds you may wish to sort by date!
New Book: Camtasia Studio 8 – The Definitive Guide
FEBRUARY 26, 2013
Daniel is a professional screencaster and has started his own company, dappertext. He has trained people around the world to be better screencasters. The book is an interactive PDF with over 300 full color screenshots and 30 screencasts totaling nearly an hour. The Camtasia Studio book is available now! Daniel has been involved with Camtasia from the start. Want hands on help?
Twitter Research - Best of eLearning Learning
eLearning Learning Posts
OCTOBER 12, 2009
To get Twitter you gotta Tweet! Quick Explanation of Google Wave - Video - MinuteBio , October 2, 2009. Free Powerpoint Twitter Tools , October 6, 2009. All About Screencasting - Meet Scrast and Camtasia Users Group , September 30, 2009. Twitter (50). Free Powerpoint Twitter Tools , October 6, 2009. To get Twitter you gotta Tweet! Indian Learning Professionals and Companies on Twitter , October 1, 2009. Facebook–Good for Your Memory: Twitter–Not So Much , October 1, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning. Featured Sources.
Software Training Focused on the Work, Not the Tool
DECEMBER 10, 2013
You may even be creating some eLearning courses in Mindflash right now on a new software implementation, taking screen shots, screencasts, and creating process and workflow graphics to explain how the software works. You can follow him on Twitter or on Google+. Much of my training career has been about designing and delivering training on new software implementations.
7 Tech Tools & Skills Trainers Must Have
MARCH 17, 2016
The overwhelming surge in popular social media hangouts like Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook, Snapchat, Google+, YouTube, as well as the true power that blogs have, all tell us where the potential learners are. Online applications like Prezi, PowToon, goAnimate, Google Slides and Storyboard That! Or perhaps you are assessing your current educational technology skills.
Differentiation Through Flipped Out Collaboration
APRIL 3, 2013
We implemented Google’s 20% time. First, almost all our videos were made using Steve’s interactive projector and Camtasia screencasting and editing software. We spent a great deal of time using Google Docs to share ideas and thoughts as the year went on. You can email Zach at firstname.lastname@example.org or connect with him on Twitter: @z_cress. Guest post by Zach Cresswell.
Last chance to vote for a ScreenChamp!
DECEMBER 14, 2011
We have an important job for you: determine which screencaster deserves a brand new MacBook Pro (and a bunch of other goodies). Steve Garfield, author of Get Seen , on Twitter @stevegarfield , is a very early and well known vlogger and knows more ways to get video online - more easily - than anyone. Tweet him up @fosteronomo or put him in a Google+ Circle. Save the date ).