Introducing the TechSmith Social Media Team

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You might be a subscriber to our blogs , interact with us on Twitter , and/or check out our Facebook pages every once in a while… but you’re still wondering, who are the people behind all this social media magic, and what’s in it for me? I am the Online Community Specialist at TechSmith.

The New TechSmith Blog!

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Things keep on moving forward here at TechSmith. We’ll be using this space for important announcements, key events, and other posts that deserve some attention. This section will highlight how customers, like you, are using TechSmith products and solutions. Once you find what you’re looking for, or just really like, we’ve added social sharing at the edge of the page. The post The New TechSmith Blog! appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

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Meet the TechSmith Channel Team

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When you think of the ways people buy Snagit or Camtasia you probably think of our online store…but in fact nearly half of TechSmith sales come through a reseller or distributor. That’s one reason TechSmith tools have been adopted at 99% of U.S. You seem pretty social.

Using Video During Your Events

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Video is a great way to expand your reach at an event and also to share what you’ve learned with your team back home. Here are some different ways that you can incorporate video in your trade shows at every stage of your event – pre-show promotion and post-show.

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Screencasting in the Classroom with TechSmith and Edmodo

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Guest post by 7th grade Social Studies teacher Tom Hopper. Tom Hopper has been teaching 7 th grade Social Studies in Okemos, Michigan for 13 years. He’s a big fan of Edmodo, the social learning platform that he found last year.

11 Ways to Bend Space and Time with TechSmith at SXSW That Will Blow Your Mind (and Your Flux Capacitor!)

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That’s right, TechSmith is heading to Austin in March and we can’t wait to see you there! Daniel Foster – Social Media Strategist; Betsy Weber – Chief Evangelist; Sarah Compagnoni – Product Marketing Manager build the Lego Death Star display.

10 Tech Events Worth Attending

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Once a year, TechSmith hosts our very own *free* tech-focused summer conference called ScreencastCamp. You can check out what ScreencastCamp is all about in the video below, and even farther down you can see some of the other upcoming tech events you don’t want to miss!

10 Tech Events Worth Attending

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Once a year, TechSmith hosts our very own *free* tech-focused summer conference called ScreencastCamp. You can check out what ScreencastCamp is all about in the video below, and even farther down you can see some of the other upcoming tech events you don’t want to miss!

How to contact TechSmith on the Web – Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and More!

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Are you social? In fact, TechSmith now has a small team dedicated to a variety of social sites in the hopes that we can connect with you on your preferred method. We have several product pages, plus a corporate TechSmith page, which can be found here: TechSmith Facebook page.

Pack your Sleeping Bag! Come to TechSmith for ScreencastCamp!

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We've been busy lately planning ScreencastCamp which will take place at TechSmith Headquarters in lovely Okemos, Michigan on Friday evening, August 3 thru Sunday afternoon, August 5. TechSmith will give you space to camp inside our offices or you can pitch a tent on our lawn. Where: TechSmith Headquarters in Okemos, Michigan. You'll also have access to TechSmith's studio and sound room. Cost: The event is free, but we do need you to register here.

Tips for Adding Visuals to Your Social Media

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One of the most popular ways to use video, however, is on social media — especially Facebook. But what does it take to be successful with social media videos? Facebook is the king of all social media platforms. The Social Media Video Experimental Campaign.

Snagit for Chrome Update – Screencasting Comes Out of Beta, Gets Facelift

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We are actively working on our next feature update, so keep an eye on our Google+ Community and our social channels for more information! The post Snagit for Chrome Update – Screencasting Comes Out of Beta, Gets Facelift appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

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Tune in LIVE to 48 in 24: Tips, interviews, behind the scenes

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We’re locking ourselves into the studio for 24 hours straight, to record 48 interviews that will help you become a better screencaster and visual communicator…and will give you an inside look at the people who make the magic at TechSmith. Topic: Innovation at TechSmith.

Snagit for Google Chrome: Extension workflow update, animated GIF production

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We’ve been noticing GIF screencasts gaining in popularity on social websites like Twitter and Google+, as well as on blog posts and websites. The post Snagit for Google Chrome: Extension workflow update, animated GIF production appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. It’s update time!

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Make Screencasts Less Scary at SXSW

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TechSmith is headed to Austin, Texas too! We’d love for you to stop and visit us in the TechSmith booth. We have several people from TechSmith making the trek to SXSW who’d love to meet with you. Daniel Foster – Social Media Strategist, @fosteronomo. Spork?

What are sessions like at ScreencastCamp?

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But first, a quick word about recorded event sessions. Working at TechSmith, of course I’m a big fan of presentation recording. But I’ve also learned that there’s something different about experiencing a live event than watching a recording of a live event.

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. Start with a Facebook live event. Similarly, Animoto reports that square videos are shared 22% more on social media.

Free Webinar: Extend the Shelf Life of Your Training

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TechSmith has been fortunate to be involved with the concept of the flipped classroom for a long time. TechSmith has partnered with Training Magazine to bring you an opportunity to learn about the flipped classroom for business. Ryan Eash is an education evangelist for TechSmith Corp.,

Chrome-Plated Snagit – Coming this November!

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TechSmith has always helped you make great content that lets you communicate visually. But today we’re announcing the first volley… TechSmith Snagit for Chrome. We’ll be giving out more information over the coming weeks, both here and on the social networks, so stay tuned!

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Screenchamp Awards 2013 – UPDATE

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Daniel Foster, Social Media Strategist. The post Screenchamp Awards 2013 – UPDATE appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. News & Events Awards Customer Videos Events Screencasting ScreenChamp Wow—what an incredible turnout!

Coach’s Eye video analysis app comes to Windows 8.1

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Over the past couple of years, TechSmith’s video app for capturing and analyzing athletic performance has been massively popular on iOS and Android. You can also contact the Coach’s Eye team directly via social channels. appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

Emerging Technologies for Online Learning 2015 Presenter Profile – Dr. Ulanda Forbess

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TechSmith is proud to be part of the 8th Annual Emerging Technologies for Online Learning International Symposium 2015 , where educators share ideas and best practices for using the latest technology to transform teaching and learning.

Announcing Screencasting in Snagit for Google Chrome

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Right after creating a video, it’s stored in Google Drive and you can receive a direct link to share with students via Google Sites, social media, or your classroom blog. The post Announcing Screencasting in Snagit for Google Chrome appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

TechSmithies Go Google+

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By now, many of you may have heard of the new social networking platform on the internet scene. Google+ is a hybrid of the various social tools many people are already using on the web. It's Google's attempt to do social media better than the rest. TechSmith 38

New Release: Camtasia for Mac 2.5

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The latest sharing feature in Camtasia for Mac allows you to view a working history of all the videos you’ve shared to Screencast.com, with the option to share them to some of your favorite social channels. appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. Camtasia for Mac 2.5 is here!

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Join us! Snagit contest on Twitter: #TuesdayswithSnagit

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TuesdayswithSnagit combines weekly themes, quick thinking, deadlines, and color commentary into a social contest on Twitter. Everyone* that submits by the weekly deadline and meets the theme requirements is entered into a drawing to win a TechSmith t-shirt.

Meet the judges for the Screencast Awards

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Steve is also the author of Get Seen: Online Video Secrets to Building Your Business (New Rules Social Media Series) You can also catch Steve at Stevegarfield.com and Stevegarfield.tv. Check out prior episodes on the TechSmith YouTube channel. News & Events The Forge

ScreencastCamper Profiles 2013: Scott Skibell

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Get happy: TechSmith ‘s annual ScreencastCamp is just a couple weeks away! His non-work related website is SkillCasting.com and he can be found at the usual social media sites. The post ScreencastCamper Profiles 2013: Scott Skibell appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

Learning Theory - Enterprise 2.0 - Social Software - eLearning Learning Weekly Hot List

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We will be publishing this kind of hot list each week and doing monthly and other summaries here using the social filtering mechanisms of Browse My Stuff. The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. SharePoint vs. Social Media - Engaged Learning , June 22, 2009. Gagne and the Events of Instruction: Discovering Instructional Design 19 - The E-Learning Curve , June 25, 2009. The following are the top other items based on social signals.

ScreencastCamper Profiles 2013: #ladygeeks Shari Sloane and Katie Regan

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Get happy: TechSmith’s annual ScreencastCamp is just three weeks away! She is presently passionate about iOS, gadgets, social networking for small businesses and educational technology.

15 Great App Preview Videos and a Free Tool for Making Your Own

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Some app demos are pretty easy to follow without seeing where on the screen touch and gestures events occur. The developer of this app, Lukas Petr, created a library that can be built into an app and visualize touch events in realtime.

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11 Types of Videos You Can Make Right Now

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Webinars and Live Events. Record digital events you’re hosting to be able to share them with those who couldn’t attend live or to new audiences. Create videos that get customers or staff excited about an event, an opportunity, or a product or service launch (like a demo video ).

Rethinking Professional Development with EdCamp

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Social media is one way. In fact, when you arrive at an event (which are completely free, by the way), you are tasked with putting a discussion topic on the official schedule board. In 2010, there were eight events held in the US (according to the official EdCamp Event Wiki ).

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. The above chart summarizes the most common decisions that result in a free platform choice by TechSmith customers.

3 Webinar Best Practices That Will Skyrocket Your ROI

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They can also be great content for your team to share out on social media. At TechSmith, we host a variety of webinars. And you won’t want to wait for just a few days before your live event starts. Webinars can be a great activity for you to show off your expertise on a topic.

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