How to Record a Mobile Device Using a Camera – TechSmith Tips

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This week’s TechSmith Tip focuses on using a camera to record a mobile device. Whatever the case, sometimes you gotta do what you gotta do, and we here at TechSmith Tips have got your back with some tips on how to make your mobile device look good through a lens. Transcript: Hello and welcome to another episode of TechSmith Tips. If you have any tips of your own please leave them in the comments below, questions too of course.

FastTrack for iPad - Learn Camtasia Studio 7 on the Go

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Have an iPad and Camtasia Studio? TechSmith just released an app called FastTrack that lets you take the complete series of Camtasia Studio 7 tutorials anywhere your iPad can go. Some of the cool things you can do: View Camtasia Studio tutorials offline Follow along in Camtasia (use iPad as extra screen) Search across videos Skim video transcripts (Tip: rotate iPad to portrait mode to see transcripts) Give on-the-spot feedback to TechSmith tutorial creators.

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Fix ALL the Bads: Video Tips 2015

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Digital media commands the majority of engagement on the internet and continues to drive viral trends across platforms. Whether you’re creating screenshots for your students on Snagit or tutorials for new hires on Camtasia, we strive to help you succeed in whatever you do. While we’ve made editing simple with Camtasia, recording requires a bit more technical skill to get the right shot. The post Fix ALL the Bads: Video Tips 2015 appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

50 Tips for Better Video

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Straight from the studio, we’ve put together this infographic of fifty practical tips that will drastically improve the quality of your videos. Consider the platform where you’ll deliver your video, as that can make a difference in how it’s viewed, shared, and received by your audience. and adjust your messaging based on their frame of mind while on each platform. Pro tip: Some screen capture programs actually.

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Closed Captions in Online Videos

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You have a couple options: A good place to start would be adding closed captions with Camtasia. Camtasia has multiple built-in methods for achieving this, and we even have a guide regarding ADA compliance with captions. Both platforms even go a step further to recommend paid services for those with accessibility needs on a larger scale. Download a free trial of Camtasia , or try adding some captions to an existing video using one of the methods above.

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YouTube vs. Vimeo, What’s the Difference?

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Two of the most popular hosting platforms today are YouTube and Vimeo. In fact, we like them both so much that we developed a direct output for each one, accessible from the “Produce and Share” button in Camtasia Studio. Both platforms offer stats on views, comments, likes, shares, total plays, and geographical data, but YouTube offers a little more. Tips & How To's camtasia Camtasia for Mac Camtasia Studio Video Vimeo youtube

How to Make a Screencast in 5 Easy Steps

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Then, once you feel comfortable with how to easily record a screencast, I’ll go over some bonus tips for how you can level-up your screencasts. I highly recommend TechSmith’s Camtasia because it’s easy to use for both simple videos and larger projects. If you’re not sure where to share your screencast, check out our blog post on the which best online video platform is best for your screencast. Camtasia includes a library of royalty-free tracks, or you can import your own.

How to Make a Screencast in 5 Easy Steps

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Then, once you feel comfortable with how to easily record a screencast, I’ll go over some bonus tips for how you can level-up your screencasts. I highly recommend TechSmith’s Camtasia because it’s easy to use for both simple videos and larger projects. If you’re not sure where to share your screencast, check out our blog post on the which best online video platform is best for your screencast. Camtasia includes a library of royalty-free tracks, or you can import your own.

Video Creation: The Basics

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TechSmith’s own Camtasia is a good entry point for beginners in video editing but it also has a high ceiling for creativity and functionality (including screen recording.) There are professionals who create 100% of the videos for their job using Camtasia. Adobe’s services are paid monthly while Camtasia is a one time license cost, with the option to upgrade when new major versions are released. YouTube and Vimeo are the largest two public video platforms on the web today.

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The Ultimate Guide to Easily Make Instructional Videos

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How to Make Tutorial Videos | Camtasia | TechSmith. Here are a few scriptwriting tips to get you started. I use Camtasia, which comes with a built-in, easy-to-use voice recording feature. TIP: When you choose a screen capture or screencasting software , pick a tool with built-in recording, editing, and sharing features. Then, open the Camtasia recorder and record your screen just as you practiced. It takes just a few steps and some simple video editing tips.

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Blended Learning: Not your Mother’s, Grandmother’s, or Possibly Even Older Sibling’s Training

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It’s also an opportunity to develop talent within training teams by cultivating skills with eLearning platforms and other technologies, at a reasonable pace. Create “how-to” webcasts or videos, using programs like Camtasia or Jing and upload them to YouTube. Blended learning is not new to training.

YouTube vs. Vimeo: What’s the Difference?

TechSmith Camtasia

Two of the most popular hosting platforms today are YouTube and Vimeo. We offer YouTube outputs from Snagit and Camtasia , and Vimeo from Camtasia (Windows only). Both platforms offer stats on views, comments, likes, shares, total plays, and geographical data, but YouTube offers a little more. It has been updated to reflect changes to the hosting platforms. Tips & How To's camtasia Video Vimeo youtube

5 Reasons Your Company Needs to be Using Video

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Learn how to record a PowerPoint presentation with this Camtasia tutorial. Video doesn’t have to stay behind company walls, and social platforms are a great place to attract new customers. Tips & How To's camtasia Snagit VideoWe often associate video with entertainment because that’s where it’s excelled for so long, but because it’s such an engaging medium that communicates complex messages, businesses are employing it to solve a slew of problems.

Social Media Video: Why You Should Use It, Plus 3 Tips for Success

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Facebook is the king of all social media platforms. Each week, we use TechSmith Camtasia to re-purpose two upcoming blog posts, by summarizing them to re-create the article as a video. These can be created in a text editor, such as Notepad, although most video editors, like Camtasia, can create captions and export an.srt file. Facebook will assign a default thumbnail–the platform provides 10 options for you to choose from. Tips & How To's

Video Marketing on Social Media: 5 Ways To Maximize Your Efficiency

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However between Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, iTunes and all the other growing social networking platforms, this can be a daunting task. You may be overwhelmed with how much work you have to do for each platform. I’m going to show you five video tips for repurposing your video to help you maximize the use of your recording time so you can reach the most viewers with the least amount of time. Always Engage for the Platform. Tips & How To's camtasia

What Online Video Platform is Most Popular for Screencasts?

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At TechSmith, we’ve helped customers publish over a hundred million videos over the last decade using our desktop products Camtasia , Snagit , and Jing. But a large number rely on individually accessible cloud platforms, primarily online video platforms (OVPs). In the last year, Camtasia users alone have published over one million videos directly to YouTube, and we estimate there are tens of millions of videos on YouTube made with Camtasia. Tips & How To's

10 Video Marketing Tips That Will Make You Feel Like an Expert

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We worked with Jay Baer , founder of digital marketing consultancy Convince and Convert and New York Times best-selling author of six books, to bring together a group of expert video creators for a conversational webinar about their top video tips. Get expert video marketing tips from: Amy Landino , co-founder of video marketing agency Aftermarq, best-selling author of Vlog Like a Boss, Keynote speaker, and creator behind YouTube channel AmyTV. Time to Apply the Tips!

Webinar: Implementing eLearning Video – Captivate Edition

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Q – What is the difference between embedding a video from a video platform or creating a direct link to that video platform? A direct link will move the users out of the course and to the streaming platform. We also showed the Pulse theme in Camtasia. Check out all our video resources for eLearning: Video Tips.

Make your Screencasts Pop in 3D!

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One of my favorite screencasters, Paolo Tosolini has shared his tips to make your screencasts stand out from the crowd! Like this tip from Paolo? Here is how: First create your screencast in Camtasia like you normally would do. Use Camtasia Recoder to capture the video playing inside the PowerPoint slide and you'll get a nice 3D effect! Camtasia Studio Tips and Tricks 26 218Today you're in for a big treat!

Screencasting in the Classroom with TechSmith and Edmodo

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He’s a big fan of Edmodo, the social learning platform that he found last year. I think Edmodo gives a platform to some of my students who rarely speak in class. Using Camtasia Studio, I shared knowledge and tips on how to use this cool feature with thousands of other teachers through Edmodo’s built in networking feature in this tutorial video. My tool of choice is Camtasia Studio. Camtasia Studio lets me add a little music intro and animated title opening.

ScreencastCamper Profiles: Aaron Gulyas and Cathy Nagle-Ervin

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Tips and tricks for better editing of videos (In Camtasia , for example). Camtasia both for the Mac and Windows platforms. Since you’re a 2 nd year ScreencastCamp veteran, do you have any tips for newcomers? News & Events Camtasia for Mac Camtasia Studio Jing ScreencastCamp Screencasting Snagit spork

ScreencastCamp 2013 Session Content

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Camtasia Tips and Tricks. Creating Re-usable Templates in Camtasia. Troy presents how to create re-usable templates in Camtasia. Two demos for each platform, Windows and Mac. Monetizing Camtasia Content. Camtasia 101 for Newbies. This detailed presentation will give you all the info needed to get you started with your Camtasia projects. Camtasia Audio. Green Screen in Camtasia. Snagit vs. Camtasia. Camtasia + Articulate.

How to Make a Video Template in Three Easy Steps

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Download Camtasia 2020 and start creating your own templates today. TechSmith Camtasia 2020 comes with one sample video template. If you’re already in Camtasia, access the templates menu by going to File > New Project from Template and the templates menu will open.

Jamming with Lectora: NELUG e-Learning Tips & Tricks

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Mobile eLearning Platform for All mLearning. -->. e-Learning Tips, Trends and Ideas. eLearning Tips and Videos. -->. Jamming with Lectora: NELUG e-Learning Tips & Tricks. Based in the upper northeastern corner of the United States, NELUG Chairperson Lauren Gillenwater hosts virtual meetings four times a year, allowing board members to come together over the Internet and share Lectora demonstrations, tips and ideas. Tips & Tricks" data-via="Lectora" >.

Simple Templates to Create Videos in No Time

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We explain how to use Camtasia to build templates that optimize your video editing process and share more about the benefits of using templates within your organization. If, however, you prefer to listen to the episode or read my tips and advice, keep scrolling!

How To Edit Video: Reducing File Size

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Codecs encode or compress streams of data for storage, playback and video editing on a variety of platforms. To help you not worry too much about file size, we’ve created Camtasia and Snagit video outputs to default to the MP4 file type, and will recommend MP4 in the majority of cases for online sharing. In Camtasia, you can change the project settings to produce your video at your desired resolution. Hopefully these tips will help you reduce the file size of your video.

5 Ways to Make Your Course Videos More Interactive and Accessible

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Here are five great tips that are sure to make your course videos more interactive and accessible for your students. This walkthrough will focus on TechSmith Camtasia , as it provides flexible options for creating interactive content that can be used on numerous platforms.

How (And Why) to Consistently Use Brand Colors In Videos

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More than likely, you’ll be handling one of three types of color brands, or maybe all three: Company Branding: This will be consistent for your company, YouTube channel, and across all platforms of social media, print, and videos. TechSmith Camtasia’s Theme Manager also has a preview section with an annotation sample and a lower-third sample. If you use the Camtasia library assets extensively, you may want to try the preview instead. Camtasia 2018 Themes.

How to Screen Record on Your Mac (With Audio)

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Screencast gives you an easily shareable link that you can paste in an email, Slack channel, or any other communication platform. How to make a professional-quality recording on Mac (With Camtasia). Camtasia is also very easy to use. Simple Mac screen recording with Camtasia.

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How to Screen Record on Windows 10 (With Audio)

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If you find yourself needing more in-depth, high-tech video editing than Snagit offers, you should check out Camtasia. Screencast gives you an easily shareable link that you can paste in an email, Slack channel, or any other communication platform.

The Best e-Learning Tips, Blogs & Events: September Wrap-Up

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Mobile eLearning Platform for All mLearning. -->. e-Learning Tips, Trends and Ideas. eLearning Tips and Videos. -->. The Best e-Learning Tips, Blogs & Events: September Wrap-Up. This month’s e-Learning Authoring Wrap-up is jam-packed with helpful Lectora tips, tricks, discussions, blogs and more that will have you authoring brilliant rapid e-Learning content in no time at all. 5 Tips for Lectora X.5 Lectora Community Forum - Tips and Tricks.

Keeping Video Content Up To Date

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Imagine the following beginning to a video tutorial: To start a screen recording in Camtasia 9, click on the Record button. vs. To start a screen recording in Camtasia, click on the Record button. By purposefully leaving out the version number in the second example, the video content can likely be repurposed for the next version of the Camtasia software without causing user confusing. More information on managing recordings and project files in Camtasia can be found here.

10 Helpful Types of Video for Business

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These types of video are designed to share on a social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram. Each platform has specific requirements and norms, so be mindful as you plan your video and where you plan to share it. If you’re looking for a tool to help you get started, we recommend checking out Camtasia. Camtasia is built with training videos in mind and is perfect for businesses and entrepreneurs to create learning video content. Tips & How To's

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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. I’ve been a long time fan of Camtasia and doing screencasts, but at work, we lacked a secure way to share these videos. It is a great place to host training videos you create in Camtasia or Snagit. Here’s a look at the inside of this new platform: Main screen.

7 Ways Screencasting Makes Work Easier

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Download a free trial of Snagit to start using the tips in this blog post! Conveniently, most video call services have built-in recording features, or you can use screen recording software like Camtasia. Easily record end edit any video with Camtasia!

11 Types of Videos You Can Make Right Now

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Six out of ten people prefer online video platforms to live TV. Or, TechSmith Camtasia is great if you’d like to create a more in-depth video with effects, captions, or transitions. You can also try Camtasia for free. Tips & How To'sVideo is now one of the most popular ways to communicate, and video consumption and video creation are both on the rise. Let’s face it, people love video. In fact…. There are over 1,000,000,000 mobile video views per day.

TEACHING ONLINE CLASSES: Interactive Polls Help End Sucky Training

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  Most virtual training platforms (GoToTraining, WebEx, Connect, etc) allow you to create polls within the tool. If you'd like to learn more tips, tricks, and get real-world solutions to everyday training challenges (from creating awesome visuals to engagement tactics to writing perfect quiz questions), check out the Certified Online Training Professional course offered exclusively by the  International Council for Certified Online Training Professionals (ICCOTP).

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