TECHSMITH CAMTASIA: Extending Video Frames

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      Looking for TechSmith Camtasia training or support? After adding a video asset to the Timeline in Camtasia, it's likely you'll want to freeze a specific part of the video to allow for other Timeline objects to appear (such as annotations or images).

TECHSMITH CAMTASIA: These 2020 Features are Magnetic!

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TechSmith recently announced an update for Camtasia from version 2019 to version 2020.  He has written hundreds of step-by-step computer training books on applications such as Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, Adobe RoboHelp, Adobe Presenter, and TechSmith Camtasia.

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TECHSMITH CAMTASIA: Cursor Smoothing: A Cure For the Over-Caffeinated

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Fortunately, the recently released Camtasia 2019 has a solution: Cursor Smoothing.     Looking for TechSmith Camtasia training or support? Any eLearning developer knows that coffee by the gallon helps get the job done.

ADOBE CAPTIVATE 2019: Copy/Paste Appearance

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If you'd like to follow along with the steps below, create a blank project in Captivate 2019 (update 11.5) He has written hundreds of step-by-step computer training books on applications such as Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, Adobe RoboHelp, Adobe Presenter, and TechSmith Camtasia.

ADOBE CAPTIVATE 2019: Three Cheers for Improved Assets in Version 11.5

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Adobe recently released a significant, and free, update to Captivate 2019, its flagship eLearning development tool.   In Captivate 2019 (11.5), clicking  Assets  still opens the Assets dialog box, but wow-oh-wow will you find some wonderful new stuff here.

ADOBE CAPTIVATE 2019: Free Assets Make New Projects a Snap to Create

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In a previous article , I showed you the hot new assets that are available in Adobe Captivate 2019 (update 11.5).

Free L&D webinars for February 2019

Limestone Learning

Friday, February 1, 2019 9AM – 10AM PT : Ten Steps to Certification in 2019 (Free for ATD members) Are you considering getting an ATD certification in 2019, but you’re not sure how to get started? “ Nature, heart, love ” by Bea GB is licensed by Pixabay.

Snagit 2020: It’s More Than Simple Screenshots

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A few months ago, the folks at TechSmith reached out and asked if I’d be interested in partnering with them to design and develop a brand new certification course for Snagit 2020.

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Free L&D webinars for November 2019

Limestone Learning

Friday, November 1, 2019, 8AM – 9AM PT: Copyright: Guard Your Goldmine – Protecting What You Create The original works you create — your intellectual property — are your goldmine. Thursday, November 21, 2019, 9AM – 10AM PT: What Is the Value of Certification?

TEACHING ONLINE CLASSES: Interactive Polls Help End Sucky Training

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He has written hundreds of step-by-step computer training books on applications such as Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, Adobe RoboHelp, Adobe Presenter, and TechSmith Camtasia.   One of the easiest ways to engage online students is by displaying quizzes and polls.

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What You Need to Know About Visuals, Video, and the 2019 Internet Trends Report

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In June 2019, Mary Meeker released her annual report on internet trends. The fact that in 2019, people are using more images and videos when they communicate — its a natural evolution and it’s going to continue. 2019 Internet Trends Report- slide 72.

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | February 8, 2019

Mike Taylor

Once you’ve ready Patti’s article and sorted out the hype from reality, TechSmith has this great guide to making instructional videos. I’ve recently updated my global collection of L&D events with new 2019 dates.

TECHSMITH CAMTASIA: From Mobile Device to Camtasia in a Snap!

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I was recently tasked with creating some video demos of an app on my iPhone and using them in TechSmith Camtasia 2019. To make the process as seamless as possible, I visited the App Store while on my phone and downloaded TechSmith Capture.

7 Things to Avoid when Choosing a Video Platform

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The post 7 Things to Avoid when Choosing a Video Platform appeared first on Welcome to the TechSmith Blog. Education blended learning distance learning educational educational technology educators for educators Higher Ed lecture capture online learning techsmith relay

Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | November 29, 2019

Mike Taylor

Before you make your first screencast, these nine essential tips from Matthew Pierce ( @piercemr ) and Techsmith ( @techsmith ) will help you create a quality screen recording. ‘First do it, then do it right, then do it better.” ” – Addy Osmani.

TECHSMITH CAMTASIA: Out of Sight, Out of Mind

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How often have you had multiple objects on the Camtasia canvas and found yourself moving one object out of the way so you could work with another object? If you're like most developers, I'm thinking it's a common occurrence.

3 Techniques You Need to Stop Making Boring Screenshots

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TechSmith Snagit 2019 introduced combine images. If that’s the case, then check out TechSmith Assets for Snagit. The post 3 Techniques You Need to Stop Making Boring Screenshots appeared first on Welcome to the TechSmith Blog. I’m not saying you make boring screenshots.

How To Quickly Create Documentation Without Compromising Quality (Customer Story)

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Employees found free operating system tools cumbersome and lacking required features, so DFCU Financial purchased TechSmith Snagit. However, they found that free system tools hindered productivity and turned to TechSmith for help. In her search, Vanessa came across Snagit by TechSmith.

How to Make an Animated Explainer Video (Step-By-Step Guide)

TechSmith Camtasia

According to Wyzowl’s State of Video Marketing report for 2019 , more than 80 percent of marketers say video helps them increase the number of time users spend on their website, generate more leads, and, most importantly, and help users better understand their product.

How to Create a Custom Video Intro for YouTube

TechSmith Camtasia

We use the engagement metric at TechSmith to determine if our intros are doing their job. The goal is simply to show users they’ve come to the right source for TechSmith tutorials and then move into the content. It’s difficult to overstate the power of a great video intro sequence.

How to Start Making Videos: An Interview with Roberto Blake

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Watch to the full, nearly 40-minute interview on TechSmith Academy for free. TECHSMITH: When someone comes to you and they’re brand new to the video game, they’ve never really made videos, and they say, “I’m new, I want to get started.”

The Top 9 Screen Recording Tips That Will Make You a Better Creator (With Video)

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If you need a screen recorder, TechSmith offers solutions to capture any area of your screen, edit, add effects, music, and more. The post The Top 9 Screen Recording Tips That Will Make You a Better Creator (With Video) appeared first on Welcome to the TechSmith Blog.

This is The Fastest Way to Create Visual How-to Content

TechSmith Camtasia

Snagit comes with a number of free templates, but a bunch more are available with TechSmith Assets for Snagit along with a whole lot of other graphics resources, such as icons, stock photos, and more. Yep, workplace technology is great.

This Is What Marvel Can Teach You About Making Better Videos

TechSmith Camtasia

Two years later, the film released on April 26, 2019 and achieved the highest opening weekend sales for a movie ever. Much of what I discuss below can be found in even greater detail in two ebooks that we offer in the TechSmith Academy , our free resource on learning to create videos.

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How to Make A Thousand Training Videos for YouTube FAST (Customer Story)

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Knerr’s team evaluated a number of video production software suites and settled on Camtasia , the screen-recording and video editing tool from TechSmith. The post How to Make A Thousand Training Videos for YouTube FAST (Customer Story) appeared first on Welcome to the TechSmith Blog.

How to Make a YouTube Outro to Grow Your Channel

TechSmith Camtasia

At TechSmith, our tool of choice for video creation is the Camtasia video editor, so we’ll show you how you can use it as an outro maker to create your own customized YouTube outro. There are additional options available through the subscription to TechSmith Assets for Camtasia as well.

How to Record Great Audio In Any Environment

TechSmith Camtasia

Visit the TechSmith Academy for free access to several courses about audio, along with other learning materials and downloadable resources that will help you improve your video creation skills! An important part of creating good video is good audio.

eLEARNING DEVELOPMENT: How Much Time Does It Take to Create eLearning?

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How about TechSmith's Camtasia? One of the more common questions that I get from new eLearning developers is how much time does will take to produce published content. The answer I provide is dependent upon a couple of factors. For instance, which eLearning tool are you going to use? Is it Adobe Captivate? Or maybe you're going to use Articulate Storyline?   Here's another factor: how many minutes of eLearning playtime are you looking to produce?

11 Types of Videos You Can Make Right Now

TechSmith Camtasia

See how Virgin Media used video to capture years of personal knowledge from 150 retiring colleagues with the help of TechSmith Snagit. If you’re looking to record a quick screencast , let’s say for a quick how-to video or to report a bug to IT, TechSmith Snagit can help you.

How to Create Job Aids that Skyrocket Your Team’s Performance

TechSmith Camtasia

According to research from TechSmith and Cebr , two-thirds (67%) of people understand information better when it’s communicated with visuals. The post How to Create Job Aids that Skyrocket Your Team’s Performance appeared first on Welcome to the TechSmith Blog.

How to Remove the Background From a Picture

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You can make the background of an image transparent with an advanced photo editor like Photoshop , with TechSmith’s Snagit , or with a variety of other tools. The post How to Remove the Background From a Picture appeared first on TechSmith Blog.

Screenshot Video: How to Turn Images Into a Quick Video

TechSmith Camtasia

The post Screenshot Video: How to Turn Images Into a Quick Video appeared first on Welcome to the TechSmith Blog. A quick screen recording tutorial video , also known as a screencast , can be a perfect way to show someone how to do something.

4 Proven Steps To Make High-Quality Product Demo Videos

TechSmith Camtasia

From Camtasia, you can produce as an MP4, or upload directly to a hosting site such as YouTube, Vimeo, or TechSmith Screencast. The post 4 Proven Steps To Make High-Quality Product Demo Videos appeared first on TechSmith Blog.

Why You Need Audio Descriptions to Make Online Course Videos Accessible

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In TechSmith Relay , you simply log in, go to your video, click on the ‘Accessibility’ tab, and then ‘Manage Audio Description.’. Learn more about TechSmith Relay and it’s accessibility solutions including Audio Description track support at www.techsmith.com/Relay.

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How to Get More Comfortable on Camera: The 13 Fundamentals

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For more tips on how to make great videos check out the TechSmith blog and our totally free TechSmith Academy ! The post How to Get More Comfortable on Camera: The 13 Fundamentals appeared first on Welcome to the TechSmith Blog.