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.

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.

TechSmith Helps Recording Artist Connect with Fans and Producers

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Jessika Dawn is a vocalist within the dance music community. She also uses Snagit when working with producers to make sure her music is perfect. Learn more about how Jessika uses TechSmith Snagit below.

Meet the TechSmith Academic Solutions Team!

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Here at TechSmith we believe in the importance of listening to our customers and doing whatever we can to meet their needs. Ryan lives in Indiana and was an educator for 10 years (K – Higher Ed) prior to joining TechSmith in 2007. TechSmith Academic Solutions Team.

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.

“It spread like wildfire.” A district rollout that actually worked.

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As we prepared to launch TechSmith Relay , a new enterprise-wide video solution for schools and businesses, we spent a lot of time with pilot site Forest Hills School District in West Michigan to observe how it would be used in the real world. In fact, TechSmith Relay spread like wildfire !

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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.

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.

Avoid These Common Video Editing Mistakes

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Music, voice and your clips audio. Newbie editors often have their music track overpowering their other tracks. Make sure the music blends in with your voice talent, or sits just below the voice. Music Doesn’t Fit. Great for social media and marketing videos.

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How to Make a YouTube Video: The Definitive Guide

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For a topic focusing on “video tutorial” I would want to focus on editing, video ideas, and background music as a good starting point. Tip: Check out TechSmith Academy courses about shooting, lighting, and audio for more information. Add music.

Create a Holiday Greeting Card Video with Camtasia Studio 8.4 – Part 1

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You might share them via text or social media, however, have you ever considered using Camtasia Studio to create holiday video cards to make your images come alive with music and your voice? Additionally, the Clip Bin is filled with images and music clips to use in your video.

The new Camtasia Studio 8, the Flipped Classroom and Mobile Learning [Review]

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This is precisely where I see TechSmith bringing a lot to the table, especially with the new release of Camtasia Studio 8. I have been a Camtasia fan for a long time, as well as a SnagIt and Jing fan and I’m also very impressed with the work TechSmith is doing on Mobile.

Camtasia Small Business Test Drive: Loudpixel, Week 4

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Watch a sample screencast from Loudpixel on how their process works for clients: Loudpixel: Analyzing Sentiment and Context in Social Media from Loudpixel on Vimeo. Andrea Poole is a customer content specialist at TechSmith.

Three Ways to Level-Up Your Video Marketing

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Social media posts with videos attract three-times more links than text-only posts. TechSmith Camtasia helps anyone make professional-quality video that’s both eye-catching and rich in content. Number 1: Social Media Speed Tutorial.

Avoid These 5 Common Video Editing Mistakes

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Music, voice and your clips audio. Newbie editors often have their music track overpowering their other tracks. Make sure the music blends in with your voice talent, or sits just below the voice. Music Doesn’t Fit. Great for social media and marketing videos.

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Congratulations ScreenChamps!

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Kept it short, picked great music. Category advice: choose & mix music carefully, cut out fluff, use natural-sounding voice. This has been a ton of fun for us at TechSmith and, we hope, for screencasters everywhere. Daniel Foster is the "social media guy" for TechSmith.

Snagit vs Camtasia: Which Screen Recording Software is Right for You?

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TechSmith makes two software products that are perfect for capturing what you see on your computer. appeared first on Welcome to the TechSmith Blog. Are you looking for the best tool to capture your screen , but aren’t sure which one to choose?

The Ultimate Guide to Easily Make Instructional Videos

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How to Make Tutorial Videos | Camtasia | TechSmith. If you want to learn even more about planning a great video, check out this video from TechSmith’s video learning guru, Matt Pierce. Editing In-Depth | Camtasia | TechSmith. Ripple Move & Extend Frame | Camtasia | TechSmith.

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What we found at SXSW

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Yep, the TechSmith crew did our part to help "keep Austin weird" this year. This year at the TechSmith booth we invited people to show off--in 2 minutes or less!--an FriendlyMusic (web app) - put music in your videos, legally. Ah, SXSW Interactive!

Repurpose Your Content: Make a Blog Video!

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You can use your blog video on social media to promote the post and drive traffic to the blog post. For audio, you can use music, voice narration, or a combination of the two. For the blog videos we create, we use background music exclusively. appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

Helping Students Find Identity Through Student Created Video

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They record video and snap pictures, and they swap them with friends by text message and social media. Because we could all connect to the same school BYOD WiFi network, we used TechSmith Fuse to deliver media.

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Desire2Learn Mobile FLV - eLearning from Last Week

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Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Electronic Papyrus , May 3, 2009 Top Other Items The following are the top other items based on social signals. Here what eLearning Learning thinks is the most interesting stuff from last week. Actually, it's what all of you seemed to think was the most interesting stuff from last week.

Screencasting: From Script to Screen

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With the aim to reimagine and rebrand old tip videos, social media intern Kelly Turner decided to take advantage of this opportunity and create new content too. When it comes to using licensed music , it’s incredibly important to do your research. Music Licensing.

8 Tips to Incorporate Screencasts Into Your Online Training Course

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Look for a feature-rich eLearning authoring tool that gives you the power to add effects and integrate elements from the built-in library, such as graphics or background music to create a more polished presentation.

New version of Camtasia for Mac bends time and space

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Or you could simply shrink 40 seconds of screen video to fit a 30-second music track on your timeline. Daniel Foster is the "social media guy" for TechSmith. He enjoys iceboating, ice cream socials, and isosceles triangles.

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Issue-based projects increase student engagement

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Each project block also has a digital element, including PSA’s, Pixton study guides, music videos, social media campaigns, and docu‘mini’ries. Students take their digital pieces and post them on social media in hopes of raising awareness and inspiring others.

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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.

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

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Great use of music. Music can make or break a video. The creators of these two videos do a great job of choosing a track that sets the perfect mood…and then timing the action in the video to line up with the music.

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How to Add Captions or Subtitles to a Video

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The rise of video in social media should be no surprise to anyone. So, while we’re all aware of video’s surge, here are some hard numbers: 67 percent of users watched more videos on social networks like Facebook and Snapchat than they did a year ago. The rise of video isn’t just social.

Top Picks for 2016 – E-Learning

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Cool hold time music. Social Sharing on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter. Techsmith Camtasia. After a whirlwind week that for many of us has left an indelible mark of uneasiness and concern, we all need a little good cheer.

Introducing.the Camtasia Small Business Test Drive!

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Our core business is based around monitoring social conversations for issues or opportunities and drawing actionable insights based around conversation trends. Andrea Poole is a customer content specialist at TechSmith.

Storytelling and Video Solutions at ATD TechKnowledge 2018


We also like how seamlessly videos can be shared within social discussions and included in assessments. Matt Pierce from Do-It-Yourself tool provider TechSmith led an engaging session on how to create great videos on a budget. Storytelling.

Camtasia Small Business Test Drive: Week 3

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5) Radian6 -- One of the top providers of raw social media data. We've tried almost every aggregator and social media dashboard out there and nothing holds a flame to the quality and quantity of Radian6's data. Andrea Poole is a customer content specialist at TechSmith.

How to Train Faculty to Create Quality Online Courses

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They can use colorful visual aids to make their points, which are often difficult to use effectively in a big lecture hall, as well as music, backgrounds, animations, green screen, and more, to make topics easier to learn.