TechSmith Camtasia Studio: Adding Closed Captions

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by Kevin Siegel        Closed captioning (CC) allows you to provide descriptive information in your published eLearning project that typically matches the voiceover audio contained in your Camtasia project. During this post I'm going to show you how you can add the captions manually (by typing or copying/pasting from an existing script), and how to have Camtasia transcribe the voiceover audio using the Speech-to-text feature.

eLearning: What's the Best Microphone for Voiceover Audio?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

It doesn't matter if you use Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline or TechSmith Camtasia Studio as your eLearning tool of choice. each can produce awesome eLearning content that will be enhanced if you include voiceover audio. On occasion I record voiceovers at home on my laptop. See also: eLearning Voice-Overs Microphone Guideline and Tips for Capturing Audio. How about TechSmith Camtasia Studio ? by Kevin Siegel.

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

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

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. You can trim production times significantly by following these tips: Create Just In Time eLearning.

50 Tips for Better Video

TechSmith Camtasia

Straight from the studio, we’ve put together this infographic of fifty practical tips that will drastically improve the quality of your videos. 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)! Pro tip: Some screen capture programs actually. The post 50 Tips for Better Video appeared first on TechSmith Blog.

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

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

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.

5 Tips on Using Videos for eLearning

eFront

In this article, we discuss some essential tips on creating eLearning videos. 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. They capture a process or an application in progress through screen capture software like Camtasia and Screenr.

Office 365 Video: Your Corporate YouTube

TechSmith Camtasia

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. My experiences with Camtasia. Camtasia did great.

How to Record Lectures: 3 Methods for Online Learning Success

TechSmith Camtasia

Tips for ensuring your recorded lectures are engaging and effective. But, there are a number of best practices and tips we can share to make your (and your students’) experience great. Once you’ve created and edited your video in Camtasia, you can share it directly to Knowmia Pro.

What Matters in Video Right Now: 2020 Edition

TechSmith Camtasia

Try Camtasia for free. Download Camtasia. A whopping 75% of the videos we analyzed had clear and easily understandable voiceovers. But how can you be sure your voiceover is the best it can be? Pro tip: Keep your title card or intro clip as short as possible.

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Why People Stop Watching Your Videos (And How to Avoid It!)

TechSmith Camtasia

Use an engaging speaker or voiceover to present the topic with passion and excitement. Check out this post for information on how to be better with voiceovers. Here are a few tips to ensure your video is the right length: 1. Want to give Camtasia a try? Picture this.

What e-Learning Development Style Are You?

Trivantis

How do you feel about additional tools that make it easier to create screen recordings and voiceovers? Yes, bring on the screen recordings and voiceovers! Your e-Learning team is in one location, and you also enjoy the benefits of additional tools that make it easier to create screen recordings and voiceovers for your courses. It comes with Flypaper™, Camtasia® and Snagit®, so you can easily add that extra pizzaz.

Free learning & development webinars for May 2021

Limestone Learning

Mike Parkinson, owner of Billion Dollar Graphics, will share tips, tricks and tools from his newest book, A Trainer’s Guide to PowerPoint: Best Practices for Master Presenters. Camtasia is great for creating quick and effective animated videos and it’s more than just a video editing tool.

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How to Make a Great Educational Video (Free Template)

TechSmith Camtasia

Keep in mind, though, that most — if not all — of the tips and techniques in this article will apply to any type of video intended to instruct or inform. TechSmith Camtasia comes with a built-in, easy-to-use voice recording feature and can be an excellent option.

How to Edit Video (With Step-by-Step Video)

TechSmith Camtasia

While there are tons of mobile apps, desktop software, and online video editing tools, we’ll show you how to edit a video with Camtasia (Windows/Mac). Download a free trial of Camtasia to quickly and easily edit your own videos. mp4) and Camtasia ready (.tscproj)

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5 Asynchronous Communication Examples For Better Remote Work

TechSmith Camtasia

These videos don’t have to be highly produced — even a screen recording with a voiceover can be much more effective than sending out long emails with directions.

The Top 12 eLearning Authoring Tools (2019 Update)

LearnUpon

Camtasia. First and foremost a video capture tool, Camtasia content can be exported as SCORM packages. A neat feature is that it integrates with Camtasia and Snagit. This means that making screen recording, image editing, voiceovers, and more is that little bit more simpler. Our last tip, when in doubt, try it out! Great eLearning starts with getting the basics right. That means investing in the best tools for your business.

How to Create Your Own e-Learning Video

Trivantis

Unless you’re hiring a professional for the voiceover, you’ll want an external microphone, preferably the kind you can clip to your collar. If you use Lectora® Inspire, you already have Camtasia®, so you’re set! This is where you get to have fun with Camtasia (or whatever tool you’re using). For more tips like this and to see the follow-up post where Christie and I post a video on How to Train Your Dragon*, subscribe to the Lectora e-Learning Blog.

Three Vendors Who Save Us Time and Money

E-learning Uncovered

Last week, the E-Learning Guild released a free e-book called 75 Tips to Reduce E-learning Costs. It has some very useful tips about how to save both time and money. The Narrator Files for voiceover narration. We still have a folks on our team we like to use for voiceover, but when we need a slightly different sound or multiple voices, The Narrator Files is a great option. I participated in the survey used to gather the ideas back a few months ago.

How to Have Fun in Mandatory Training?

DigitalChalk eLearning

So I learned some excellent tips from this conference that I want to share with you that I have integrated into my online learning and training programs. So try these tips out and see how you can create engagement in your mandatory online training. It was death by PowerPoint and voiceover. Tip 1: Find a Creative Angle. Tip 2: Simple is Always Better. Tip 3: Allow the Learner to Create. Tip 4: Storyboarding. Tip 5: Integrative Technology.

Using video as an alternative to create learning content

Litmos

Record presenter's screen - If the presentation is supported by on-screen slides or a software demonstration, use screencasting software such as Camtasia or ScreenFlow and then splicing key sections of content amongst the video will keep the learner engaged. You've probably seen hundreds of these types of videos on YouTube, if you've ever searched for tips on how to use software on YouTube then you've probably watched a screencast. 5) PowerPoint with voiceover.

Three Vendors Who Save Us Time and Money

E-learning Uncovered

Last week, the E-Learning Guild released a free e-book called 75 Tips to Reduce E-learning Costs. It has some very useful tips about how to save both time and money. The Narrator Files for voiceover narration. We still have a folks on our team we like to use for voiceover, but when we need a slightly different sound or multiple voices, The Narrator Files is a great option. I participated in the survey used to gather the ideas back a few months ago.

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

LifterLMS

Like, what kind of gears involved, or like how do you record the voiceover? Kim Merritt: How I do mine, I have a makeshift recording studio in the back, and I’ve got a Rode NT1-A mic, and I record with Camtasia, pull it into Camtasia, and then, I actually do the editing for it in Audible? Chris Badgett: That’s cool, and so, if they’re just getting started, what are some tips?

How To Make Modern Video Courses Online with WordPress

LifterLMS

Like, I don’t know about you, but when I was in my wallpaper removing, just not very fun place, where do I go to learn tips? Chris Badgett: And know what type of video you need and what you can do, because there is screen sharing, so you can use a tool like ScreenFlow for Mac or Camtasia for PC, to capture the screen. You can always do a voiceover later, and for some-. Chris Badgett: Yeah, that’s a super pro tip.

Video Statistics, Habits, and Trends You Need To Know [New Research]

TechSmith Camtasia

In this guide, you will find actionable tips on how you can leverage these video statistics. These tips will help you to keep your video short and sweet, while including all of the points you want to make: Write a script or storyboard to plan your content and keep your video focused and short.

The Ultimate Video Marketing Playbook (2021)

TechSmith Camtasia

We’ve interviewed some of today’s most successful content and video marketers to provide you with tips, tools, and strategies to create video yourself. These are just basic tips. Pro Tip: Make a transcript of your video to help write video titles, descriptions, and tags.