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Welcome to Vimeo Record. Loom: Free Screen & Video Recording Software. Adobe Spark Video. Add footage, music, photos, and more to create a captivating video.

Adobe Spark Video

No editing skills needed. Screencast-O-Matic. Screencastify (Screen Video Recorder) Adobe Spark Page. Empower Every Voice. Create visually striking newsletters, presentations, and documentation in minutes. Top Tools to Create Instructional Videos. As we head into a new school year, many things will be different in the library.

Top Tools to Create Instructional Videos

One area that may be different is how librarians deliver instruction to students. Several tools are available online to help provide instruction through videos: 1. WeVideo 2. Powtoon 3. WeVideo WeVideo is an online video creation tool. Cost: Free and Paid Support Link: WeVideo Academy Powtoon Powtoon is a fun animation video creator with characters, props, audio, and so much more. Shotcut. Free, Open, and Award-Winning Video Editor for Linux, Mac, and Windows! Open Broadcaster Software®️

How to Do a Voiceover on PowerPoint. You don’t have to stand in front of your audience to deliver a PowerPoint presentation.

How to Do a Voiceover on PowerPoint

Record a voiceover narration and your slideshow can run on its own, be it in a kiosk or as a video. ‎Educreations Whiteboard on the App Store. Educreations is a unique interactive whiteboard and screencasting tool that's simple, powerful, and fun to use.

‎Educreations Whiteboard on the App Store

Annotate, animate, and narrate nearly any type of content as you explain any concept. Teachers can create short instructional videos and share them instantly with students, or ask students to show what they know and help friends learn something new. INSTRUCTION THAT'S READY WHENEVER YOU AREFinished lessons are stored securely in your online Educreations account, so they're available whenever and wherever you need them. You control who sees what. Even if something happens to your iPad, all of your videos are safe. DESIGNED FOR THE DIGITAL CLASSROOMCreate classes that students can join right within the app. PowToon, free business presentation software animated video maker and PowerPoint alternative.

Start Editing Videos Free. ‎ShowMe Interactive Whiteboard on the App Store. Turn your iPad into your personal interactive whiteboard!

‎ShowMe Interactive Whiteboard on the App Store

ShowMe allows you to record voice-over whiteboard tutorials and share them online. It’s an amazingly simple app that anyone can use, no matter how young or old! - Record your ShowMe tutorial right away — no manuals or complicated menus needed - Drop in images onto the whiteboard - Easily switch between drawing and erasing (as well as pausing and playing) to make your ShowMe flow from concept to concept - You can make your ShowMe as long or as short as it needs to be, and record as many ShowMe’s as you want. . - Once you’re finished recording, upload your ShowMe to share with the community (or keep it private if you prefer) - Discover awesome tutorials created by other members of the ShowMe community - Easily explain a range of topics from math to chemistry to music theory to basket weaving. - Add ShowMe’s to your Do-It-Yourself blog.

CamStudio - Free Screen Recording Software. RecordCast: Free Online Screen Recorder & Video Editor. Empower Every Voice. QuickTime. QuickTime Player Support Get help opening a file Get help with movie playback Featured topics How to use QuickTime Player.

QuickTime - Record your screen right from the browser. Prezi Video: Video maker & video recording software. Zoom Meetings. Open Broadcaster Software.

Jing. With the imminent discontinuation of Adobe’s support for and development of Adobe Flash, Jing’s use of the .SWF Flash video format will no longer be possible.


Because we are passionate about making it easy for anyone to teach, train, and explain concepts visually, TechSmith is committed to offering a free screen capture and screen recording tool for our customers. This brought us an opportunity to build a new, more modern no-cost solution for our users. TechSmith Capture offers modernized enhancements including a new approach to the User Interface that better aligns with our other flagship screen capture products, Snagit and Camtasia. TechSmith Capture offers a number of features, including:

Vidyard GoVideo - Screen and Webcam Recorder. Soapbox — screen & webcam recorder. CaptureCast Chrome Screen Recording. Nimbus Screenshot & Screen Video Recorder. Lensoo Create. Lensoo Create turns your Android tablet into a virtual whiteboard with voice recording, video and smooth digital writing.

Lensoo Create

Using Lensoo Create you can quickly share your ideas through email, Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn from virtually anywhere. You can also download recordings on the website. Whether you are a teacher looking to instill knowledge, a student wishing to present your ideas or simply a person with an impressive skill to share, Lensoo Create is for you. Premium features includes video recording, additional shapes, highlighter, laser pointer and more. Publish your recordings to YouTube directly. The App comes with a "How to" guide that explains the details. Lensoo Créer transforme votre tablette Android dans un tableau blanc virtuel avec l'enregistrement de voix, vidéo et écriture numérique lisse.

L'App est livré avec un "Comment" guide qui explique les détails. Quick Tips for Creating Tutorials. Last month I provided some tools that can be used for creating online tutorials and videos.

Quick Tips for Creating Tutorials

This month, I am sharing my list of tips for improving videos. These tips are some things that I have learned along the way through trial and error. If you don’t currently create videos and need to start, don’t be intimidated. You will see that it gets easier over time. As usual, the professional development is available at the end of the post. Write a script and practice it. In conclusion, creating videos can be time-consuming. Note: The photo in this post was purchased from

Author: Daniella Smith.