8 Tips to Incorporate Screencasts Into Your Online Training Course

TechSmith Camtasia

There is a broad range of applications for screencasts in online training, from software product demos to POS system tutorials. Here are 8 tips to incorporate screencasts into your eLearning course design. Focus on Specific Areas of the Screencast to Reduce Cognitive Overload.

How to Record Your Desktop with Screencasting

TechSmith Camtasia

What is Screencasting? A screencast is a video recording of your computer screen, and usually includes audio. Screencasting is also referred to as video screen capture , and is a great way to teach or share ideas. Here at TechSmith , we understand the power of screencasting.

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What Online Video Platform is Most Popular for Screencasts?

TechSmith Camtasia

Our customers’ three most popular OVPs are YouTube, Vimeo, and Screencast , with YouTube by far being the most popular. Which online video platform is best for my screencasts? Screencast” refers to the free Screencast.

Video - Screencast - Webinar - Best of eLearning Learning

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Increasing Virtual Learning And Webinar Effectiveness With Your Social Learning System <!–( Performance Learning Productivity , August 22, 2009. How to Use This Free Screencasting Tool for E-Learning , August 25, 2009. Screencast (9). How to Use This Free Screencasting Tool for E-Learning , August 25, 2009. Camtasia - Screencast - Best of eLearning Learning , August 24, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning. August 21, 2009 to August 28, 2009.

13 Tips for Recording Your iPhone, iPad, or iPod

TechSmith Camtasia

These tips will help you get great results the first time you dive into iOS screencasting. If the content you’re recording has its own audio—like the sound effects in a game—you will want to unmute your device so it is captured. Recording in a clothes closet is also effective.

Good e-learning: engaging, relevant and effective

Good To Great

I think good e-learning is: Engaging Relevant Effective Truth be told, most workplace learners are unlikely to jump at the chance to take yet another e-learning course.

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Resources to Effectively Transition to Remote Work and Learning

TechSmith Camtasia

There are easy changes you can make to incorporate videos, screencasts (a video recording of a screen), screenshots, and images into your communications workflows to help maintain business and academic continuity while transitioning to full-time distance learning and remote work.

Star Teacher Attracts National Recognition with Flipped Classroom

TechSmith Camtasia

If you think back to high school, there are usually a couple of teachers that stand out in your memory as having a lasting effect on you. As a result, her AP Calculus students have been performing exceptionally well on the AP exam, scoring 4’s and 5’s.

The Six Hats Of A Community Manager


This can be in the form of simple how-to documents, screencasts, videos, webex sessions, and anything else that you can think of. Shaping the guidelines, screencasts and videos around these use cases can help onboard users quickly to the platform.

EDUCAUSE 2012 Presenter Profiles: Eric Hamilton

TechSmith Camtasia

We are in the midst of a crowd-sourced reconceptualization of schooling, to make schooling more personalized and more effective, within strong learning community frameworks. For Educators Education educational technology educause flipped classroom Screencasting video technology

How to Win with Video for Small Businesses

TechSmith Camtasia

Screencasts can be fantastic marketing content for small businesses—they’re cheap, easy to do and can provide a great return on investment. So what are the benefits of the screencast format?

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Workshop, E-Learning or Video? A question of strategy

Connect Thinking

It can effectively reinforce key messages. ” performance support at the point of need. They are generally cost effective to make (compared with most e-learning) and can be applied and reused in different parts of the business to capture different staff workflows (e.g.

Two great ideas for your next sustainability course

Good To Great

Good To Great In pursuit of excellence: my view on the world of learning and training Skip to content Home A bit about me ← Have you done your good deed for the day?

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Time Saver Tuesday - Camtasia Studio Hot Keys

TechSmith Camtasia

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! Effects Hotkeys.

13 Tips for Recording Your iPhone, iPad, or iPod

TechSmith Camtasia

These tips will help you get great results the first time you dive into iOS screencasting. If the content you’re recording has its own audio—like the sound effects in a game—you will want to unmute your device so it is captured. Recording in a clothes closet is also effective.

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5 Video Editing Softwares To Use to Nail Your Onboarding Videos


So now you know why video is so effective as a content format, and what kind of videos to make to reduce churn and improve new hire productivity. Screencast-o-matic Screencast-o-matic is an online tool that provides fast, free and instant recording of anything on your screen.

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eLearning Development: Articulate Versus Code

B Online Learning

I’ve been involved in course creation using both approaches and I’ve seen some really effective courses created in Articulate that gives web coded courses a run for their money – in design, development time and $$$! User acceptance testing is performed at the end of the coding phase.

Why Use Adobe Captivate to Develop Responsive E-learning

CommLab India

Ability to Create Responsive Screencasts Seamlessly. We all know that screencasts are used widely to develop simulation-based digital learning resources to impart software training. Today, people no longer rely only on desktop computers to access the Internet.

Instructional Video Styles: Choose Your Own


To put forth the performance, you need to use specific directing strategies you will choose beforehand. Screencasting. Lectures with strong agency are: – Screencasts, – Hands writing boards, – Presence active on whiteboard and. Effective Design.

How to Transform Your Remote Communication With Visuals

TechSmith Camtasia

In this guide, we’ll walk you through the current state of workplace communications and common misconceptions holding your company back from effectively communicating while working from home. Yet only 40% said it is a very effective means of communication.

What's New and Shiny? Meet Snagit 10!

TechSmith Camtasia

Snagit 10 gives you an enhanced magnifier window and cross-hairs to give you exact, down-to-the-pixel precision when performing a region capture. Here's a screencast (runs 1:11 minutes). Check out this screencast all about transparency here (54 seconds). *

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Starting from scratch

Clark Quinn

They’d also be able to both create and share media, video, audio, and screencasts. I’d want to have some folks supporting the development of the use of this capability, in a performance consulting or performance strategist role. Again, with a performance strategy focus. And, perhaps, on ways to effectively take advantage of the systems indicated above.

3 Best Features of iSpring Suite that Help Put Theory to Practice

CommLab India

The learners participated enthusiastically in the training program, and Jim believed that the knowledge acquired in the program would help the employees perform well. But, to his dismay, the learners could not transfer the learning effectively to their jobs.

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7 Technical Tips for Creating Video Lectures

eLearning Brothers

Inconsistent fonts look unprofessional and imply the author’s negligence – an effect you definitely want to avoid. Screencasting software like Camtasia enables the instructor to share the screen with the audience and display all types of content right from the computer.

From Learning Management to Personal Knowledge Management

Jane Hart

Acquiring new knowledge and skills – e.g. in webinars, online workshops, MOOCs, and through videos and screencasts, etc. The most effective workers are using Personal Knowledge Management (PKM) techniques, to manage this process and get things done.

iSpring – The One-Stop Shop to Build Online Courses in PowerPoint

CommLab India

iSpring is a comprehensive e-learning authoring toolkit; a PowerPoint add-in, this tool makes it extremely easy and cost-effective to develop online courses from classroom PowerPoint resources. Sales Training: Want to train your reps on holding effective conversations with customers?

7 Essential Skills & Training Tools For Trainers


Every trainer needs to have a number of skills as well as training development tools to be effective. Naturally, another effective training skill you’ll need is the ability to evaluate and validate websites as well as critically assess research papers.

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

TechSmith Camtasia

Screencast video. If you’re doing a talking head, screencast, or whiteboard video, you will set up and complete these recordings. Animations & Effects. Step 7: Publish, share, and track performance.

4 Types of Videos for Learning

TechSmith Camtasia

Screencasts. Screencasts. A screencast is a video recording of your computer screen. Screencasts can include music, voice narration, and animated text, or they can be simpler and show only the on-screen action and result. Best Practices for Creating Engaging Screencasts.

The 5 Video Features That Make an Authoring Tool Easy to Use

CommLab India

Because videos are a great way to improve learner performance by providing visual examples, allowing them to interact , explore, and digest the content at their own pace. Any demonstration of software with a voiceover to guide learners is made very well with a screencast.

3 Ways To (and Why You Should) Refresh Your Onboarding Practices


It’s in your best interests to curtail this by making sure your employee is equipped with everything they need to perform to the very best of their ability from the get go. Stay one step ahead by communicating this to them effectively and memorably.

Storyline 360: Simulation and Assessment-Development Capabilities

CommLab India

Storyline 360 allows you to insert screencasts of your software application in demonstrations, tutorials, and videos. You can even change the first and last frames of the screencast, without modifying the original screencast.

Developing Online Instructional Modules for ERP Training

CommLab India

So, how do we ensure that these issues are done away with and create effective online instructional modules for your ERP end-users? It helps you create your own video by choosing different characters, backgrounds, animation effects and more from its amazing library, in a short time.

How MOOCs Are Improving Traditional ILT

Your Training Edge

The videos, screencasts, simulations, and other deliver methods that have becoming popular with MOOCs can also be used in face-to-face (F2F) training and non-massive digital learning environments. In this way, training sessions can also provide performance support. As the format continues to evolve, and the tools become even better, training—regardless of how it is delivered—will become more engaging and more effective, which will lead to a more positive impact on the bottom line.

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Social Learning doesn’t mean what you think it does!

Jane Hart

2 - The Smart Worker wants immediate access to solutions to his performance problems. Performance problems can only be solved by training solutions. We create more performance aids (in diff formats: PDfs, screencasts, etc) than courses. The only valid solutions to performance problems are those created/delivered by L&D. We train people how to use these systems effectively and efficiently. The end is performance.

10 Free Audio Programs to Use for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Click here to view the screencast. I did a quick screencast to show how it works. Click here to view the screencast. Sometimes we need background music or sound effects. If you have some money you can always buy background music and sound effects on CD.

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Free L&D webinars for September 2019

Limestone Learning

In order to engage learners, develop critical skills, and improve employee and business performance, organizations must take a holistic view of the overall learning experience shared by their people and find new ways to enable and measure purposeful learning.

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