How To Edit Video: Reducing File Size

TechSmith Camtasia

Video file size can be tricky and the concept of reducing video file size has many technical variables associated with it. You may want to reduce file size to more easily send to your co-workers, or complete your upload to YouTube quicker.

How to compress PowerPoint presentations and reduce picture file size

BrightCarbon

Including high-quality images and videos often adds hugely to audience engagement, but it also adds file size. Here are five ways to compress PowerPoint file size for easy emailing and speedy running of your presentation. Method 2: Locating large files in your PowerPoint.

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Delivering content in multiple formats – A common publishing challenge?

Magic EdTech

While free or freemium content, subscription-based sales, open authorship, and security all are growing needs in the education publishing market, the challenge that most common among publishers is delivering content on multiple devices in multiple device formats.

Video Formatting for Online Learning

DigitalChalk eLearning

When putting your videos online, there are so many different format options to consider. Compressing and formatting your video recordings include resolution, bit rate, and frame rate. A few common file types for video recordings are.MOV,MP4,AVI,WMV. Format.

Reducing File Size for E-Learning Media

E-learning Uncovered

Some of these photos had a file size of 10MB or higher. Imagine building an e-learning course with dozens of photos this size–the course size would cause all sorts of problems with the students. Optimizing your graphic, audio, and video files will help reduce the size of your e-learning courses. Resizing pictures or videos on the slide doesn’t change the size of the underlying file. The downside of optimizing media files?

Video Format Comparison - Flash Video Format - WMV Format - Quicktime - Real

Tony Karrer

I was recently asked what video format to use and particularly about the differences between the Flash Video Format (FLV) and Windows Media - WMV Format. Market Penetration The Flash player is installed on a higher percentage of end user computers than any other video format. And as more consumer sites continue to move to the Flash video format, it's even more likely that your audience will have an appropriate player.

Step 2: Preparing #Sketchnotes for Format, Flow, and Materials

NuggetHead

You may be saying to yourself, “Self, isn’t preparing and format the same thing?” Format in this context is more about how your sketchonte reads rather than the physical shape and size. FORMAT: Think of format on how you would lay out a document structure before writing.

Select the Right Image Format

SmartBuilder

As a follow up on my last post about optimizing graphics , I want to address a few ideas concerning the best image format for elearning graphics. When you create graphics for a course, do you save all of the images in the same format? No image format does everything perfectly.

How to Compress your eLearning Videos

LearnUpon

Videos files are typically large and bulky resulting in slow upload and download times, not to mention full hard drives. However, there are some simple tactics you can use to reduce the size of your video files. . Why reduce the file size of a video?

Podcasting for E-Learning: Setting Audacity Preferences

The E-Learning Curve

The higher the sample rate, the better quality your audio, but the larger the file size will be. Tags: digital audio file format Audio content development Audacity content production process educational media technology in education podcast authoring podcast

How to create eLearning courses at zero budget

Your Training Edge

You can publish it to HTML5 to insert on a site or blog, or choose SCORM format to upload the course to an LMS and get statistics on learner results. iSpring Free, a simple course authoring toolkit based in PowerPoint, just got a major upgrade.

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Using PowerPoint Shapes in Captivate

Adobe Captivate

” You can format the fill, stroke, and text to match your guidelines. And, look how small the file size is. Sometimes, your file size can bloat when you import images. We will cover a few ways to reduce image file size in the next blog post.

7 Best eBook Converters for Bulk Conversion

Kitaboo

But what is the need for anyone to convert their work into digital format when original printed copies were already published? Supports a large number of eBook formats (both input and output) including ODT, EPUB, MOBI, FB2, CBZ, CHM, LIT, DOCX, TXT, HTML, SNB, AZW3 PDF, PML, RTF and more.

Do You Hear That? It’s Your eLearning Course Sounding Better

eLearning Brothers

Most rapid authoring tools work best with the MP3 file format, and if you’re dealing with narrations, there’s no need to export higher than 128 kbps (CD quality). You could export to 320 kbps but that kind of quality is unnecessary and will just be a larger file size.

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Podcasting for E-Learning – Tour of Audacity’s User Interface

The E-Learning Curve

There are two types of audio file in Figure 3: a stereo file which is typically used for music, and a mono file, which we use for narration. If you record a voice-over in stereo, you only double the file size, for no gain in quality.

How to update PowerPoint preview thumbnail icons

BrightCarbon

Have you ever noticed the PowerPoint icons that show up on your desktop or inside Windows File Explorer? You may or may not know that when you save a presentation it’s saved as a pptx file. Here’s how you create a thumbnail preview image for your PowerPoint file: 1.

Why You Should Always Compress Your Video Courses

learnWorlds

While video files are getting higher in resolution (quality) internet speeds can’t keep up with the demand. Shorter video file size also means faster loading time and less buffering for your students. A good compression software can lower the size of a video by half.

E-learning Development: Selecting the Right Audio, Video, and Image Format

CommLab India

When developing an eLearning course using rapid authoring tools, you should know which format is supported by the tool to import audio files, videos, and images. JPEG: (Joint Photographic Experts Group) Possible to reduce the size and quality of the original image.

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Making elearning look good on retina displays

SmartBuilder

A previous blog post discussed the importance of optimizing graphics, which could seem contrary to what I just said, but with an easy trick, we can make graphics look good on retina displays, while still optimizing file size. Select JPEG as the optimized file format.

Frame Rate: A Beginner’s Guide

TechSmith Camtasia

Most would agree that 30 fps is actually better, and you see more videographers using that standard if they’re shooting in digital format. However, there’s also a more practical reason why using the highest frame rate possible isn’t necessarily the always best idea: file size.

5 Best Practices of creating an eLearning Video

Wizcabin

Structure your information into bite-sized chunks. To achieve an effective learning program with videos, you should consider segmenting your video content into bite-sized chunks that can easily get absorbed. Not all video formats work with mobile devices.

Tips to Convert E-learning to HTML5 Seamlessly with Articulate Storyline

CommLab India

Take into consideration the different screen sizes of the devices learners will access their learning on, while deciding the onscreen elements (HTML5 courses can be accessed on any device such as desktop, laptop, iPad, tablet, or any other Smartphone). Instead, use videos in.mp4 format.

Software Training With E-Learning: Ways To Create Effective Training Within Available Means

G-Cube

Creating a software training with static images and text: For many software trainings, learning content need not be too interactive or in video format.

Compressing Media in Your E-Learning Authoring Tools

E-learning Uncovered

In my last blog post , I shared the basic reasoning behind optimizing your e-learning media files and how to reduce file size using external tools. The Optimized for Web Delivery settings use optimized compression levels to keep file size low.

5 Things You Should Know to Launch Your Course on Your LMS

eLearningMind

Understanding the formats your LMS supports goes a long way in saving you from frustration come launch day. Whether you utilized SCORM, TinCan, or another format to package your digital learning, make sure that you’ve understood the limitations and rules surrounding that format.

Popular ID Principles For Mobile Learning: 5 Trends That Spell Success

G-Cube

It is then best to deliver content in the simplest possible formats. Also keeping the limited memory capabilities of mobile devices, it is a good idea to use cloud-computing file storage and sharing sites for access to reading resources or assignments.

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Host Your Corporate Training Videos on Your LMS – Why & How

CommLab India

Consider these factors while hosting training videos on an LMS : file size of the videos & compatibility, hosting charges, streaming server, and confidentiality of information. Wmv, avi, mp4, mpg, mov, asf, flv, and 3gpare some common video formats.

How to Edit Videos: The Not So Complex World of Video Encoding

TechSmith Camtasia

Decisions that can seem daunting when terms like codec, container, and a myriad of file type names start getting tossed around. When we produce a video using video editing software , we are encoding the media to a particular standard or format.

Now videos can be part of all elearning content!

Adobe Captivate

Captivate also bundles the Adobe Media Encoder, allowing you to import video in any popular format, and the same is converted into FLV and placed on your slides. Worried about published file size?

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Welcome Camtasia Relay 1.2!

TechSmith Camtasia

Camtasia Relay makes it easy for instructors and presenters to record live lectures, training or presentations on a Mac or PC and publish the videos automatically in multiple formats (for Web and portable media devices). Smaller MP4 file sizes for easier and quicker file transfers.

Comparing Video Hosting, Transcribing, and Captioning Tools

CourseArc

Supports over 100 caption output formats. Has some video file-size restrictions (current max: 15 minutes). Depending on paid plan, offers liberal video size uploads. Only supports a few file formats (SRT, WebVTT, DFXP/TTML, SCC, and SAMI).

How to Extract Text From An Image: The Definitive Guide

TechSmith Camtasia

Capture the text in a file directory (filename, file size, date modified). Snagit analyzes the text from your selection and displays the formatted text. Imagine there was an easy way to get text out of an image and quickly paste it into another document.

Image Optimization and Enhancement for Faster, Clearer, More Accessible Content

Magic EdTech

Then, we take the process a step further by creating carefully crafted tags and alt text to guarantee that all learners receive the information they need in the format that works best for them. Detection of image size, orientation, and recto/verso pages.

Prepress Guidelines Before You Publish an eBook

Hurix Digital

E-book publishing comprises of several stages, from high-quality digitization using the right tools and technology to image formatting, copy editing, and indexing. Formatting and Compatibility. Therefore, it becomes important to focus on the format of your e-book.

9 Tips for Using Images in Your E-Learning Courses

Capytech

Use a Consistent Image Format. They should all have a consistent format and design to ensure there is a good flow throughout the e-learning course. Size Is Important. Together, this makes the size of your images very important.