The 12 Days of Screencasting - On the First Day.

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I thought it would be fun to make a more useful version of the traditional Christmas carol and change it to be "The 12 Days of Screencasting"! 12 expert Screencasters have shared their tips and screencasting advice with me. Screencast Tips and Tricks Wicked Cool 599 32 218

Screencast of the Week - GrowVeg.com

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I recently heard from GrowVeg.com about a series of screencasts they made with Camtasia for Mac. I love that they made a demo screencast of their software so I could check it out before trying out their software. Click on the pic below to see GrowVeg.com's Quick Start screencast.

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Screencast of the Week - Google Earth Design

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This week's Screencast of the Week comes from Richard Treves on his Google Earth Design blog. There are several reasons I picked this screencast. You can see a blog post all about the screencast here. It's a quick screencast running 6:34.

The 12 Days of Screencasting - On the Sixth Day.

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We're half way through our "12 days of Screencasting. Today's tip is from screencast expert and veteran Scott Skibell. On the sixth day of Screencasting, Scott Skibell gave to me. The object then appears to float over the screencast. Screencast Tips and Tricks 600 32 218

The 12 Days of Screencasting - On the Fourth Day.

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Listen up fellow Screencasters! On the fourth day of Screencasting, Sean Carruthers gave to me. ". Like the tips our experts have shared with you during our " 12 Days of Screencasting " series? Screencast Tips and Tricks 600 32 218

Need Special Effects for Camtasia for Mac Screencasts?

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If you'd like to add some screen effects to your screencast, check out OmniDazzle. Sometimes you need to focus your users attention in your screencast.to certain areas of the screen or you need them to follow your cursor. Or, maybe you want to add a little pizzaz to your video.

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Screencast of the Week - Picture-in-Picture for Whiteboard Recordings!

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There are a couple elements that can make screencasts interesting and engaging. Motion from drawing on the screen with something like a Tablet PC or Wacom tablet make a screencast dynamic and can focus viewers attention. And, the Picture-In-Picture (PIP) option in Camtasia makes screencasts lively and shows off the presenter's personality. Some researchers at Microsoft have done something really creative for their screencasts using PIP!

24 Screencasts About Camtasia in 24 Hours. Starts Now!

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It's time to kick off our marathon of 24 Screencasts about Camtasia in 24 hours! Matt Pierce, our Customer Engagement Manager, is the host of the videos so you'll see him in most of the screencasts we make. Noon: Using Screencasts Effectively in the Classroom - Dan Spencer.

Count Down to 24 Camtasia Screencasts in 24 Hours.

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We'll have a wide selection of books that are perfect for any screencaster that you could win, including: Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die by Chip Heath. You can see all the books on my 'Suggested Reading list for Screencasters'.

Expectations From eLearning Authoring Tools

Upside Learning

Related posts: Rapid Authoring Tools For Creating mLearning Rapid Authoring – Freeform Vs Template Based Rapid eLearning Through Software Simulations And Screencasts.

24 Screencasts About Snagit in 24 Hours. Starts Now!

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It's time to kick off our marathon of 24 Screencasts about Snagit in 24 hours! Tiffany Wood, the Snagit Product Manager, is the host of the videos so you'll see her in most of the screencasts we make. Here we go! Tune in live here. And, we will also have a chat room going in there as well. And, you can follow us on Twitter as well @techsmith and @betsyweber. We'll be giving some fun prizes throughout the day too!

Designing a PowerPoint Screencast Using Camtasia

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Screencasts are an effective teaching tool that offer instructors greater versatility in developing lesson plans. Students can watch a screencast video at their convenience, pausing and reviewing as often as needed. Create and produce your own screencast. 55, May 31, 2010.

Four roles for social media in workplace learning

Clive on Learning

The gaps can be filled using social media: the use of social networks to find sources of expertise or offer your own expertise to others content sharing (text, screencasts, podcasts, etc.) I write this as I travel to Birmingham to participate in a panel discussion with Nick Shackleton-Jones and Robin Hoyle on the role of social media in learning.

Rapid Authoring Tools For Creating mLearning

Upside Learning

Related posts: Rapid Authoring – Freeform Vs Template Based Rapid eLearning Through Software Simulations And Screencasts Adobe Device Central: Great Support for mLearning Development.

The 12 Days of Screencasting - On the Fifth Day.

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Who creates a screencast for an April Fool's Day joke ? Alan also won one of our Screencast of the Week awards last year. Alan is always finding new and interesting ways to use screencasts. That's why our next tip in the "12 Days of Screencasting" comes from him.

The cult of the question

Clive on Learning

Videos, podcasts, screencasts, reference guides, even simple slide shows, can all be valuable resources and will be used increasingly in learning solutions. Sometimes it seems that instructional designers are obsessed with questions. They cannot imagine an effective learning resource that is not liberally sprinkled with opportunities to interact: Plain text is frowned at, yet strangely not in blogs or on the WIkipedia. Page turners are frowned at, yet strangely not on your Kindle.

Join Us Tomorrow On. The Forge!

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We're hoping that tomorrows episode will provide you with great information all about screencasting. Did you know that Jon has been screencasting for a long time. He created a now famous screencast (and one of my favorites) about the Heavy Metal Umlaut ?

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

June 2010. Real learning – let’s not confuse it with completing templated exercises - Performance Learning Productivity , June 18, 2010 I read a piece written by Kate Graham of e2train on Thursday and it started me thinking about the ‘real learning versus managed learning’ debate. 20 Facts You Must Know About Working Memory - The eLearning Coach , June 2, 2010 Without adapting learning experiences to the learner’s cognitive architecture, instructional design is hit or miss.

Jing Goes to Facebook!

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There's been an update for all free and Pro Jing users - you can now post your Jing screen captures and screencasts right to your Facebook wall! Calling all Jing users!

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Screencast of the Week - Behind the Scenes of a Screencast

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This week's screencast is from Mel Aclaro. I have to say the title of his blog post about his screencast caught my eye right away - " Camtasia Isn't Just For Screencasting ". I picked this screencast for several reasons. Who do you nominate for next Screencast of the Week?

Time Saver Tuesday - Camtasia Studio Hot Keys

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We had a request during our recent Camtasia 24 Screencasts in 24 Hours about publishing all the hotkeys in one place (they're listed in a various sections of our Online Documentation here ). I hope they help you save time when creating your screencasts!

Camtasia Studio 7 - Sneak Peek, Keystroke Callouts

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When making a screencast, you want to make sure your viewers are easily able to follow along. Check out the screencast below to see the keystroke callouts in action. When making a screencast, you want to make sure your viewers are easily able to follow along.

Time Saver Tuesday - Batch Processing with Camtasia Studio

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Say you were working on a series of Camtasia Studio screencasts for a big project at work. And, now your project manager wants all of your screencasts in a different file format and scaled down in size to play on the iPod.

Episode 1 of The Forge is in the Can!

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In this episode, Matt Pierce talked with Jon Udell all about screencasting. One of the things they discussed was the history of the name "Screencast". Chris McQueen also reviewed the Blue Yeti microphone and I talked with Matt about who is screencasting and what makes a great screencast. In this episode, Matt Pierce talked with Jon Udell all about screencasting. One of the things they discussed was the history of the name "Screencast".

Snagit - Now with 100% More Bacon!

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Chris also made a a quick screencast to show you how to create and use a custom stamp in Snagit. I saw a t-shirt recently that said " Bacon Makes Everything Better ". Do you think that's true? If so, Snagit is about to get better.

Camtasia Studio 7 - Meet Shane Lovellette Plus What's Coming Soon?

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Over the next few days, I'll be sharing with you several sneak peek screencasts of the new features so you can see Camtasia Studio 7 in action! Over the next few days, I'll be sharing with you several sneak peek screencasts of the new features so you can see.

Where do you find legal music for your videos?

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For the December episode of The Forge ( add to calendar ), we want to share some of the screencasting community's favorite sites for inexpensive, legal music soundtracks. ?? Jingle bells, Jing bells. ?? Adding music to your video can get viewers in just the right mood.

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Camtasia Studio 7 - Sneak Peek, Cursor Effects

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Check out today's screencast below. Coming in Camtasia Studio 7 are editable cursor effects! A nice, new feature in Camtasia Studio 7 is that you'll be able to help viewers follow along by enlarging the mouse pointer, making it a spotlight, or visualizing clicks. while you're in editing mode.

Meet Anton Bollen - TechSmith's New Evangelist

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He has been making lots of screencasts for our Training department over the last few years. I'm happy to announce that there is a new kid on the block! No, not a new boy band member , but rather a new TechSmith evangelist!

Meet David Frazier, State of Alabama technology trainer

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David was kind enough to share his story and screencasting insights with us. But as trainers like David Frazier have discovered, screencast videos are the perfect way to get people up to speed on new technology--quickly and inexpensively. Screencast video with captions.

Meet Kate Sumbler - Technical Support Specialist

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Kate references this tutorial in the screencast about sharing files between Camtasia Studio (PC) and Camtasia for Mac. Kelly Rush and I have been wandering the halls of TechSmith for our behind the scenes interviews.

Facebook for e-Learning

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Webinaria Screencast Recorder You can create screencast tutorials or record video presentation for sharing with your learners. November 7, 2010 9:34 AM JasonOutThere said. November 7, 2010 11:18 AM Christoforos Online said. November 8, 2010 12:22 PM Richard said.

Tune in to The Forge - Live Today at 2pm EST

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You'll learn where you can find music that you can use for free and legally in your screencast. We'll look at gifts you can get for screencasters. Today is the day! You're in the right spot to tune in live for our December episode of The Forge. To watch the show live, just visit this blog post on the Visual Lounge at 2pm EST to join us! Note: you may need to refresh your browser at 2pm. What will we be talking about on The Forge today? Mostly music!

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