Monthly Archives: April 2011

How to embed a non-watermarked YouTube video

(Hint: Click the video again to pause.) Why Embed YouTube Video Without a YouTube Watermark? Personally, I don’t mind the YouTube watermark.  I think it adds a certain panache and an implied willingness to share content with your readers.  But, … Continue reading
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What’s the Best Way to Capture a Screencast for Best Resolution?

(Can’t see the video above?  Watch it here, instead.) The Best Way to Capture a Screencast for Best Resolution? In a few words:  Capture at full screen, then scale it down to your output dimensions during the post-production (editing) process. … Continue reading
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Food for Thought – 9 Reasons For Us to Count Our Blessings

From the Momentarily Off-Topic Files This image medley found its way to me today after making the rounds through the email-sphere.   Admittedly, I couldn't verify its authenticity.  But, given a comparison of the deltas between claims in the images … Continue reading
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10 Popular Articles on MelAclaroDotCom – March 2011

I finally got around to scrubbing the analytics to find the most visited articles on MelAclaroDotCom last month.  The Popular Articles list has been updated with summaries and links for each of the 10 titles below: The Poor Man’s Wireless … Continue reading
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How to Remove Background Noise From Your Screencast Audio

(Tip:  For best results you should listen using headphones, earbuds or just turn the volume up on your speakers.) What Can You Do About that Pesky Background Noise? The topic of enhancing the audio in your web video or screencast … Continue reading
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