eLearning: When Should You Record Your Voiceover Audio?

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by Kevin Siegel      Adding voiceover audio to eLearning enhances the learner experience. And before you spend thousands of dollars hiring voiceover talent to record your audio, you should know: your voice is fine (nobody likes their own voice so trust me on this, yours will do nicely). I've found that the voiceover audio does not have to be highly produced to be effective. Adobe Captivate Camtasia e-learning eLearning Storyline

Meet Camtasia Studio 7 plus Camtasia for Mac 1.1!

TechSmith Camtasia

Not only do we have a new version of Camtasia Studio 7 available today, but we also have a new release for Camtasia for Mac 1.1 ! Over the past few days , I've shared with you some of the new features coming in Camtasia Studio 7. What's new in Camtasia Studio 7?

Adobe Captivate, TechSmith Camtasia Studio, Articulate Storyline: Production Times

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How about TechSmith's Camtasia Studio? I have extensive experience using Adobe Captivate and TechSmith Camtasia Studio. If you use Camtasia, your labor will go down a bit ( 1.5 If you're going to include voiceover audio (and I highly suggest that you do since audio has been shown to improve the learner experience), you should create an audio script. If you use Camtasia, I suggest creating software demonstrations instead of simulations.

From flat to phat: New Camtasia feature drops the needle on screencasts

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Welcome to the pre-release beta of the newest Camtasia feature, with some automatic goodness: Camtasia Rap-ify (For Windows and Mac). The post From flat to phat: New Camtasia feature drops the needle on screencasts appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

How to create SCORM courses with Camtasia

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Camtasia is a really accessible screen capture tool that makes creating video content for eLearning courses easy. With Camtasia, you can record your screen to produce instructional videos, or edit footage of you speaking to your learners. record a presentation voiceover.

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New 1-Hour Live, Online Course: Microsoft PowerPoint to eLearning via Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, TechSmith Camtasia, or Presenter

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And, because there are no reporting features or provisions for SCORM or AICC, you cannot effectively integrate PowerPoint presentations with Learning Management Systems.    Instead of relying on PowerPoint alone for your eLearning content, you’ll need to take your finished presentations into an eLearning development tool such as Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, or TechSmith Camtasia. TechSmith Camtasia.

eLearning & Training: How Long is Too Long?

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But for the lesson to be effective, one of the most important things to keep in mind is that  more  does not mean  better. If your lesson plays too long, you run the risk of losing the attention span of your learner and lowering the effectiveness of the lesson in general. So eLearning lessons can last anywhere between 15 and 20 minutes and still be effective, yes?

50 Tips for Better Video

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For videos that don’t feature people, record voiceovers first. Use your own voice for voiceovers. A few hours before recording voiceovers, put down the coffee (no milk chugging, either)! Tips & How To's camtasia company video edit video record a video

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eLearning: Become a Pedagogical Agent

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By  trimming out the background in ordinary office photographs , you can get some nice effects. Join me for an  afternoon mini course on writing voiceovers  to find out. Adobe Captivate Adobe Presenter Adobe Presenter Video Express Adobe''s Technical Communication Suite Articulate Storyline Camtasia Captivate e-learning eLearning mLearning TCS5 TechComm Technical Communications Technical Writing Technology training UA User Assistance User Experience

eLearning & Grammar: Should eLearning Text Contain End of Sentence Punctuation?

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  Are you an eLearning developer who has been tasked with creating an effective voiceover script? If so, consider attending Jennie's  Writing Effective eLearning Voiceover Scripts class. Camtasia Captivate eLearning mLearning Writing & Grammar

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

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How about TechSmith's Camtasia?   I have extensive experience using Storyline, Captivate, and Camtasia. If you use Camtasia, your labor will go down a bit (1 hour or perhaps 1.5   If you're going to include voiceover audio (and I highly suggest that you do since audio has been shown to improve the learner experience), you should create an audio script. If you use Camtasia, I suggest creating software demonstrations instead of simulations.

Keeping Video Content Up To Date

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First, one should therefore ask themselves: Does existing content even have be updated to still be effective? Imagine the following beginning to a video tutorial: To start a screen recording in Camtasia 9, click on the Record button.

5 Tips on Using Videos for eLearning

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Voiceover for Videos. If you want to emulate the classroom training, add voiceover to your videos. Voiceovers are easier to prepare nowadays, with various websites offering professional VO services on the cheap. A popular caption creating software is Camtasia Studio.

Office 365 Video: Your Corporate YouTube

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Jack, also known as SharePointJack ( Follow @SharePointJack ) is a technology enthusiast, IT SharePoint administrator for a fortune 500 company, and a Camtasia user since 2009 who loves sharing and teaching others. It is a great place to host training videos you create in Camtasia or Snagit.

22 Powerful Tools to Create and Edit your Own Instructional Videos

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The Pro Recorder provides exciting editing effects such as drawing on a screen, scripted recordings, zooming, creating captions, sharing tools and many others. 8 Camtasia. Camtasia’s screen casting tool offers a lot more flexibility in terms of creating long videos and adding overlays.

How to Animate Your Lesson Videos with eLearning Video Creator Kim Merritt

LifterLMS

Chris Badgett from LifterLMS has a great conversation with Kim in this episode about effective marketing for online course sites. I wanna start by getting into creating effective animated videos. Like, what kind of gears involved, or like how do you record the voiceover?

The Only Time You Should Deliver Mediocre eLearning

eLearning Architect

This also meant that I was going to be consciously delivering content that wasn’t as effective. Yet here I was consciously deciding to deliver content that wasn’t as effective or engaging as it could be, because I just didn’t have the time or budget to deliver everything to that level.

Using video as an alternative to create learning content

Litmos

One of the quickest and most effective ways to deliver online training is with video. I don’t want to dismiss the effectiveness of interactive eLearning completely - I have delivered several successful projects with these tools. 5) PowerPoint with voiceover.

Featured Online Classes

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  Got Captivate or Camtasia as your eLearning tool? Think of it as an intensive retreat that will give the jump-start you need to create clear, concise step-by-step documentation that effectively educates and motivates adult learners. At the completion of each lesson, all participants engage in lively discussion that further teaches and reinforces effective technical writing habits and techniques. Writing Training Documents and eLearning Scripts.

New 1-Hour Live, Online Course: Microsoft PowerPoint to eLearning via Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, TechSmith Camtasia, or Presenter

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And, because there are no reporting features or provisions for SCORM or AICC, you cannot effectively integrate PowerPoint presentations with Learning Management Systems.    Instead of relying on PowerPoint alone for your eLearning content, you’ll need to take your finished presentations into an eLearning development tool such as Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, or TechSmith Camtasia. TechSmith Camtasia.